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Guide A guide to applying for Gambling Act licences

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6. Section F - responsible authorities

Consultation with relevant authorities for premises licence applications (except fast track)

All applications require the applicant to formally consult with ‘responsible authorities’ (specified below). This means that a notice must be served on each of them within seven days of the application being is submitted to us as the licensing authority. The applicant must do this and prove that this has occurred.

You must send a copy of your application to us.  You can find our contact details on this page.

The Gambling Act 2005 also requires notices to be sent to the following responsible authorities for all new and variation applications:

Contact details of responsible authorities

Additional responsible authority contacts for vessels only

All applications must also be publicly advertised. Please refer to relevant guidance earlier in this document.