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There are two types of club permits available: a club gaming permit or a club machine permit.
This allows no more than three gaming machines in total. Each machine must be from categories B3A, B4, C or D. Only one B3A machine can be sited as part of this entitlement.
Club gaming permits also allow equal-chance gaming (for example, poker) and games of chance (for example, pontoon) under certain restrictions.
This allows no more than three gaming machines in total. Members' clubs and miners' welfare institutes may site up to three machines from categories B3A, B4, C or D. Only one B3A machine can be sited as part of this entitlement. Commercial clubs may site up to three machines from categories B4, C or D (not B3A machines).
For information on club requirements for permit applications see ‘club gaming and machine permit requirements’ from the documents section.
The cost depends on the type of application made. For details see gambling fees.
Complete the ‘application for a club gaming or club machine permit’ form from the documents section and return to Preston City Council:
Environmental Health Department
Payment can be made through the licensing office on 01772 906910 (option 1) using a debit or credit card.
A reminder letter will be sent out to you one month before your annual fee due date detailing how to make payment. For charges see gambling fees.
Your permit will last 10 years from the date of issue. For charges see gambling fees.
A reminder letter will be sent out to you one month before the due date with details of how to make a payment.
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