Designated sporting event

Lodgement guide for conducting a designated sporting event application.

Betting Control Regulations 1978 Regulation 9a.

Application fees

The application fee must be lodged with the application. Please refer to the fee schedule below. Please note that the application cannot be examined until the fee is received. Generally, the application fee is not refundable, even if the application is refused or withdrawn.

Fee description Fee
Application for a designated sporting event
Application for on-course telephone betting
Application for on-course internet betting$364
Application for approval to use a computer betting ledger system$77
Application for offshore betting$703

Application requirements

When lodging an application for a authorisiation to conduct telephone betting on sports or racing events the following information is to accompany the application:


Submitting your application

Ensure all required documentation is attached to your application.

In person

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Level 2, Gordon Stephenson House, 140 William Street Perth WA 6000

By email

Ensure all documentation is attached to your email.

By post

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

PO Box 8349
Perth Business Centre
WA 6849

Page reviewed 28 January 2020