71 Significant changes in relation to class 4 venue licence must be notified

(1)

A corporate society holding a class 4 venue licence must notify the Secretary, and provide details, if any of the following things occur:

(a)

a key person in relation to the class 4 venue licence is convicted of a relevant offence:

(b)

a key person in relation to the class 4 venue licence is placed in receivership, goes into liquidation, or is adjudged bankrupt:

(c)

a key person in relation to a class 4 venue licence breaches a rule of racing made under section 29 of the Racing Act 2003:

(d)

the venue manager ceases to be the venue manager or is incapable of performing the duties of his or her position:

(da)

the venue manager changes:

(e)

the venue operator changes:

(f)

the nature of the class 4 venue changes:

(g)

the corporate society has not conducted class 4 gambling at the venue for a period of more than 4 weeks (in which case the class 4 venue licence must be surrendered, under section 79(1)(a), unless the Secretary agrees that the venue may remain inactive for a further specified period).

(2)

Notification must be made before, or as soon as practicable after, an event listed in subsection (1) occurs.

(3)

The powers and obligations in section 66 apply to a notification as if the notification were an application for a class 4 venue licence.

(4)

The Secretary may require the corporate society to apply for an amendment under section 73, or may invoke the suspension or cancellation provisions under sections 74 and 75, as a result of the notification.

Section 71(1)(da): inserted, on 3 March 2015, by section 42(1) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 71(1)(g): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 42(2) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).