73 Amending class 4 venue licence

(1)

A corporate society must apply to the Secretary to amend its class 4 venue licence if the corporate society proposes to—

(a)

change any gambling equipment at the venue; or

(b)

increase the number of gaming machines that it may operate at the venue; or

(c)

change any condition of the licence or any procedure that is a condition of the licence.

(2)

An application must be on the relevant standard form and be accompanied by any items listed in section 65 that the Secretary requests in order to consider the application and effect the amendment.

(3)

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

(4)

Sections 66 and 67 apply to an application for amendment as if it were an application for a class 4 venue licence.

(5)

The Secretary must refuse to amend a class 4 venue licence if—

(a)

the applicant does not hold the associated operator’s licence; or

(b)

any investigations carried out by the Secretary cause the Secretary not to be satisfied about any of the matters specified in section 67; or

(c)

the Secretary is not satisfied that the applicant complies with section 69A; or

(d)

the Secretary is not satisfied that the applicant will comply with all relevant requirements of this Act, including the obligations set out in section 69A, minimum standards, game rules, Gazette notices, and licence conditions.

Section 73(5): replaced, on 3 March 2015, by section 44 of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).