Liquor and Gaming NSW > Gaming & Wagering > Local Impact Assessment (LIA) public register


ApplicantGordon Maxwell Hurry
Town/suburb where licensed premises locatedForbes
LGAForbes Shire Council
LGA Band2
LIA Class1
Gaming machine threshold when application lodged0
Increase applied for10
ApplicationApplication (PDF, 602KB)
Submission close17/04/2015
Determination Approved
Determination date 29/07/2015
GMT increase approved10

The Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority (Authority) has approved a gaming machine threshold increase of 10 (from 0 to 10) under section 34 of the Gaming Machines Act 2001 (Act) for the Forbes Golf and Sportsman Hotel, LIQH440018931.

The Authority has approved the associated Local Impact Statement (LIA) under section 36 of the Act, subject to the following conditions:

  1. By 1 November 2015 the Hotel must provide the Authority with evidence of having made a $12,000 payment to Cancer Patients Assistance Society New South Wales (Can Assist) for direct financial assistance to people in country NSW affected by cancer.
  2. By 1 November 2016 the Hotel must provide the Authority with evidence of having made a further $12,000 payment to Can Assist.
  3. All gaming machine entitlements transferred to the Hotel as a result of the approval of this gaming machine threshold increase application must be transferred from hotels located in Band 2 or Band 3 country Local Government Areas.