Licensed premises and club - gaming and machine permits

Responsibility for gambling is split between local authorities and the Gambling Commission under the Gambling Act 2005.

Local authorities are responsible for issuing licences and permits for:

  • Casino
  • Bingo
  • Adult Gaming Centres
  • Family entertainment Centres
  • Betting Premises (both track and non-track)
  • Gaming Machines and Gaming
  • Club Machines and Club Gaming
  • Lotteries

You can download guidance on the different types of licence you may need, and the relevant fees, guidance and application forms below.

How to Apply

For information on making an application, please select the appropriate council below.

For further information and your rights on how the council uses your personal information please read our privacy notice.

This is an online application for Eastbourne Borough Council only.

This is a gaming machine permit for notification of two or less gaming machines in Eastbourne. Permits are required for premises that provide a gambling facility where the stakes and prizes are very low or gambling is not the main function of the premises.

Use our online form to apply for a gaming machine permit to Eastbourne Borough Council.

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