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Hotel gaming entitlements and permits

    ​Gamin​g machine threshold increase with Local Impact Assessment - Hotels

    A threshold increase application must be submitted with a Local Impact Assessment (LIA), unless the application is made together with a transfer or lease application and the following applies:

    1.    Your hotel is situated in a Band 1 Statistical Area Level 2 (SA2) and, if the application is approved, the total increase in gaming machine threshold for the past 12 months would be 20 or less;

    2.    Transfer of entitlements or permits or lease of entitlements is between hotels situated in the same SA2;

    3. Transfer of entitlements or permits or lease of entitlements is between hotels in the same LGA and the transferring hotel is in a SA2 of the same or higher band than the receiving hotel; or

    4. Transfer or lease of entitlements, or transfer or permits, to your hotel from another hotel in a SA2 directly bordering your hotel's SA2, and the transferring hotel's SA2 is of the same or higher Band than your hotel's SA2.

    If you are required to submit a Local Impact Assessment with your application for gaming machine threshold increase, use the following application form:

    If you are moving your hotel to a new premises and LIA is required use:

    Gaming machine threshold increase with transfer of entitlements or permits - Hotels

    If you are not required to submit a Local Impact Assessment, and you wish to increase gaming machine threshold for your hotel, use the following application forms.

    To transfer gaming machine entitlements use:

    To transfer a poker machine permit use:

    To transfer a single gaming machine entitlement between two country hotels use:

    If you are moving your hotel to new premises in the same local government area use:

    If the Authority approves a GMT increase for your venue, you are required to complete a Local Impact Statement. After your GMT has been increased, use FM2020 Local Impact Statement (PDF, 190KB). 

    Transfer of entitlements and permits - Hotels

    If you wish to transfer gaming machine entitlements or poker machine permits, and you are not required to apply for a gaming machine threshold increase, use the following application forms.

     
    To transfer gaming machine entitlements between hotels use:

    To transfer a single​ gaming entitlement between two country hotels use: