Gaming Commission Contact Information
To get a licence, an individual must apply directly to the Gambling Commission who will consider the request before approving or rejecting it. This means that the licence holder must submit to checks and a licence update, often with a fee paid for handling and processing. The cost of a licence is usually expected to be met by the individual, though some casino businesses will pay this cost. Any person acting in a managerial capacity will need one of these licences, so there could be several different licence holders for a single premises.
Along with these personal licences, all relevant permits such as premises licences, gambling permits and bar licences need to be arranged. A casino or betting shop which lacks the right documents and approvals could be closed temporarily or even forced to close permanently, so it is crucial the paperwork is always sorted out.
Throughout this website we provide information on bonuses and offers from numerous online casinos. Each of these offers have specific Terms and Conditions. The exact details can be found on the operator websites that we direct you to when you click on an offer.
We strongly recommend that all visitors familiarise themselves with these terms and conditions ensuring they are comfortable before making a deposit. The casino site and information that we present are from companies from which Casinopedia. You should inform us of any changes in circumstances, for example if your contact details change. See the full list of things you need to tell us about as part of your licence conditions.
Original documents posted to us will be returned by recorded or special delivery and will need to be signed for upon receipt. Post to the address below quoting your name and the unique application reference ID given to you during the online application.
Personal management licence There are three types of licence that business owners may need. Your business may need all three: People responsible for the following activities at licensed gambling operators require a personal management licence PML: When to apply You should apply for personal management licences PMLs for people in relevant management positions within your business at the same time as applying for your operating licence.
What will I need to complete my application? Criminal record checks When you receive your DBS disclosure certificate, you must send it to us as soon as possible. Personal licence maintenance You need to pay a maintenance fee every five years. Things you need to tell us about You should inform us of any changes in circumstances, for example if your contact details change.
How do I submit documents if I can't upload them online Original documents posted to us will be returned by recorded or special delivery and will need to be signed for upon receipt.
What do I do when I get my licence? You rejected my application, what can I do? Personal licence application to vary form.