The Compliance Division is responsible for promoting, investigating, auditing and enforcing compliance with Victoria's gambling and liquor laws.
Useful links for gambling related information and interstate regulators.
A Melbourne Cup sweep is a lottery where entrants are allotted a horse running in the Melbourne Cup and prize winners are determined by the horse’s placing in the race. Check this page for information on Melbourne Cup sweeps.
This page outlines conducting poker if outside the casino.
.This page provides information on footy tipping competitions
Lucky envelopes are a form of pre-determined lottery. They are also known as ‘bingo tickets’, (due to the word ‘bingo’ spelt along the front of the ticket), ‘pull-tabs’ or ‘break opens’. Information about how to conduct the gaming activity - lucky envelopes is available below.
A fundraising event is a function conducted by a community or charitable organisation to raise money through the playing of casino-type games. Information about these events is found here.
An organisation hosting a raffle, fundraising event or bingo game must be registered as a community or charitable organisation.
Fees are charged for licence applications, and a range of other activities relating to the licensing system.
Select the appropriate section below to obtain the correct form. It is important that you read the information and complete all required sections before you lodge your application. For fee amounts, see Application fees and timing.