Club Gaming Permit

This is available to members’ clubs only and is now usually incorporated by the local authority with the Club Premises Certificate.

  • can offer equal chance gaming such as poker and bingo
  • no limits on stakes and prizes, except bingo where there is a stakes and prizes limit of £2,000 in any seven day period
  • can offer games of chance (pontoon and chemin de fer only)
  • limit on participation fees per person per day – £20 for bridge and or whist, £3 for other gaming (including poker)
  • can offer up to three gaming machines in total of categories B4, C or D, but only one machine of category B3A.

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