Renewal or amendment of licensed promoter’s licence

Heading: amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 85 of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

205 Renewal of licensed promoter’s licence

(1)

A licensed promoter may apply to the Secretary for a renewal of his, her, or its licensed promoter’s licence before the expiry of the licence.

(2)

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

(a)

a bond that satisfies section 195; or

(b)

if the Secretary thinks fit, a statement by the existing approved surety that the surety is willing to continue to act as a surety for the licensed promoter and the prescribed bond amount.

(3)

Sections 193, 200, and 201 apply to an application for renewal as if it were an application for a licensed promoter’s licence.

(4)

The Secretary must not renew a licence unless the bond or statement required under subsection (2)(a) or (b) has been lodged or given, as the case may be.

(5)

A licensed promoter’s licence continues in force after its expiry date if—

(a)

the licensed promoter has applied for renewal of the licence before the expiry date; and

(b)

the application has not been refused.

Section 205(3): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 86 of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).