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This page provides information on how to renew your gambling or liquor licence.
Liquor licence renewal fees are due by 31 December each year, irrespective of when the licence is granted. Each licence incurs a separate fee and a number of factors determine how much a licensee needs to pay. There are several payment options available.
Find out how to renew your licence.
A venue operator licence enables an entity to operate gaming machines in Victoria. Venue operator licences are granted for up to 10 years. Venue operators must apply to renew their licence before the expiry date to continue to legally operate gaming machines.
A gaming industry employee’s licence is valid for 10 years from the date of issue, unless it has been cancelled or surrendered. The expiry date is printed on the front of your licence.
Minor gaming permit: A minor gaming permit covers the conduct of raffles, lucky envelopes and fundraising events.
Find out how to renew your permit.
Declaration as a community or charitable organisation: If you are declared as a community or charitable organisation by the VCGLR, the declaration will be valid for 10 years from the date of approval.
Find out how to renew your declaration.
The duration of a bookmaker’s registration is 10 years, subject to the conditions specified in the registration, and unless cancelled, surrendered or suspended.