Licensed gaming machine permit or notification

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Pubs and alcohol licensed premises are able to have gaming machines on the premises.  Gaming machines are also known as fruit or amusement with prizes machines.

Permits/notifications last for 10 years and an annual fee is payable.

Making an application

Before you apply, please read the following Gambling Commission advice:

Provide us with:

1.  Either

  • completed notification if you want no more than two machines or
  • completed application for a permit if you would like more than two machines.

2.  Fee

You will need to send a copy of your application to the following:

The Gambling Commission
The Victoria Square House
Victoria House
B2 4BP
Telephone: 0121 230 6666
Fax: 0121 233 1096
Email: [email protected]

Gloucestershire Constabulary
County Police Headquarters
No. 1 Waterwells
Waterwells Drive
Telephone: 01452 754482
Email: [email protected] 

Machines that are permitted

C & D