Subpart 4—Licensing of class 4 gambling

Applications for class 4 operator’s licence

50 Application for class 4 operator’s licence

(1)

A corporate society may apply to the Secretary for a licence to conduct class 4 gambling.

(2)

An application must be on the relevant standard form and be accompanied by—

(a)

a copy of the applicant’s governing document; and

(b)

details of the authorised purposes to or for which net proceeds from the class 4 gambling will be applied or distributed; and

(c)

a statement by the applicant of how it proposes to minimise the risk of problem gambling (including the corporate society’s policy for identifying problem gamblers); and

(d)

information about the financial viability of the proposed gambling operation and the means proposed to maximise the net proceeds from the class 4 gambling to be applied to or distributed for authorised purposes; and

(da)

in the case of an applicant that proposes to apply some or all of its net proceeds from the class 4 gambling to an authorised purpose, information to assist the Secretary to determine whether the applicant meets the requirements of section 52A(1); and

(e)

in the case of an applicant that mainly or wholly distributes net proceeds from the class 4 gambling to the community, details of the methods, systems, and policies for consideration of applications and distribution of net proceeds; and

(f)

a profile of each key person, including details of their experience in conducting class 4 gambling, character, and qualifications; and

(g)

an application, and accompanying information, for a class 4 venue licence for each venue at which the applicant proposes to operate class 4 gambling; and

(h)

any information requested by the Secretary to assist the Secretary to determine whether the applicant is suitable; and

(i)

any information requested by the Secretary to show that the applicant will meet the requirements of this Act and the conditions of the proposed licence.

(3)

The Secretary may return an incomplete application, and the accompanying documents and any fee, to an applicant.

Section 50(2)(c): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 26(1)(a) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 50(2)(c): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 26(1)(b) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 50(2)(da): inserted, on 3 March 2015, by section 26(2) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 50(2)(e): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 26(3) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 50(2)(f): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 26(4) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).