The Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority (Authority), has approved the application under section 34 of the Gaming Machines Act 2001 (Act), for the gaming machine threshold increase of 20 (from 97 to 117) for Brighton Le Sands R.S.L. Club, Brighton-Le-Sands, LIQC300225976.
The Authority has approved under section 36 of the Act the associated Local Impact Assessment (LIA), subject to the following conditions:
1. All gaming machine entitlements transferred to the Club as a result of the approval of this gaming machine threshold increase application must be transferred from clubs located in Band 2 or Band 3 metropolitan Local Government Areas (LGAs).
2. By 1 August 2016, the Club must provide evidence to the Authority that a total payment of $115,000, has been made to the Rockdale City Council, as an LIA contribution for the Boulevarde Walkway Upgrade Project.
3. That LIA Contributions must be additional to any contributions provided by the Club under the ClubGRANTS community support.
4. The Club must maintain the level of ClubGRANTS community support provided in the tax year ending 31 August 2015, proportional to gaming machine profits of the Club, in each tax year during which the LIA Contributions are made.