Our vision

Our vision is to protect and enhance the lifestyle of the community in a safe and regulated environment.

View our Enforcement policy.

Our work

Gambling and Licensing Services was transitioned to the Department of Business on 4 September 2012.

The division is responsible for:

Territory Business Centres, located in Darwin and major regional centres, are available to help you download and lodge licence applications and renewals online or in person.

In April 2013 the Minister for Business responded to a request from the Minister for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs under the Stronger Futures Legislation. View the response:


 Minister's response

  • Minister for Business' statement of reasons
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    • File icon(pdf 624 kb)

For further information contact Gambling and Licensing Services.