Guide A guide to applying for Gambling Act licences

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5. Section E - fees

All premises licences and many permits issued under the Gambling Act require application fees and annual fees to be paid. 

Where applicable the first annual fee must be paid no later than thirty days after the date that the licence or permit became effective, thereafter the annual fee must be paid before each anniversary that the licence or permit became effective. Failure to pay the fee shall result in immediate revocation of the licence or permit. 

Full list of fees below:

Gambling Act Fee Chart
  Bingo Betting not on course Track Betting on a course Adult Gaming Centre Family Entertainment Centre
New Application Fee £3500 £3000 £2500 £2000 £2000
Provisional Statement Fee £3500 £3000 £2500 £2000 £2000
New Application with Provisional Statement Fee £1200 £1200 £950 £1200 £950
Transfer Fee £1200 £1200 £950 £1200 £950
Re-Instatement Fee £1200 £1200 £950 £1200 £950
Variation Fee £1750 £1500 £1250 £1000 £1000
Annual Fee £1000 £600 £1000 £1000 £750

 

Additional fees
Application/Notice type FEE
Temporary Use Notice £300
Occasional Use Notice £0
Copy of the Premises Licence £25
Notification of change of circumstances for premises Licence £50
Application for Prize Gaming Permit & Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit £300
Application for Prize Gaming Permit & Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit (existing operator) £100
Renewal of Prize gaming Permit & Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit £300
Change of name on Prize Gaming Permit & Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit £25
Copy of Prize gaming Permit & Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit £15
Application for Club Gaming or Machine Permit £200
Application for Club Gaming or Machine Permit (existing holder) £100
Application for Club Gaming or Machine Permit (who holds a Club Premises Certificate under Licensing Act 2003) £100
Renewal of a Club Gaming or Machine Permit £200
Renewal of a Club Gaming or Machine Permit (who holds a Club Premises Certificate under Licensing Act 2003) £100
Annual fee for Club Gaming or Machine Permit £50
Application to Vary Club Gaming or Machine Permit £100
Copy of Club Gaming or Machine Permit £15
Notification of intention by licence holder to make available up to 2 gaming machines on premises which hold on-premises alcohol licence £50
Application for a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on- premises alcohol licence (existing holder of permit) £100
Application for a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on- premises alcohol licence (new application) £150
Application to vary a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on-premises alcohol licence £100
Application to transfer a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on-premises alcohol licence £25
Annual fee for a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on- premises alcohol licence £50
Change of name on a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on-premises alcohol licence £25
Copy of a Gaming Machine Permit (more than 2 machines) on premises which hold on- premises alcohol licence £15