This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 July 2004, specify the fees payable to the Secretary for Internal Affairs to enable the recovery of the direct and indirect costs of the Secretary, the Gambling Commission, and the police arising from their duties and responsibilities under the Gambling Act 2003.
The times for payment of fees are specified, and provision is made for the calculation of fees if the licence is granted for a period other than 12 months, additional fees, and refunds of fees.
Penalties may be imposed in respect of any casino operator's annual fee that is not paid within 20 working days of the required date.
A consequential amendment is made to the Gaming and Lotteries (Licensed Promoters) Regulations 1978.
The following regulations, which are no longer required under the Gambling Act 2003, are revoked:
•Housie Regulations 1989:
•Casino Control (Applications and Hours) Regulations 1991:
•Casino Control (Certificates of Approval and Warrants) Regulations 1994:
•Gaming and Lotteries (Licence Fees) Regulations 1997.