Single machine permits
Single machine permits are not intended to be used if you are operating a commercial business. You need a full gaming machine technical operating licence to operate a commercial business.
You may be able to apply for a single machine permit instead of a gaming machine technical operating licence if you:
- collect gaming machines, such as fruit or slot machines as a private individual
- want to sell, repair or maintain a single machine or part of a gaming machine.
How to apply for a permit
You'll need to complete a paper application form and return this to us.
Before you apply you should follow our guidance to help you complete the application form.
If you submit a form with mistakes, or missing information, your application could be delayed or rejected. When we receive your application we'll carry out checks to ensure that you qualify for a single machine permit.
How much it costs
The application fee for a single machine permit is £40.
How to submit
Scan your completed form and return it to us by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We no longer accept forms sent by post.
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Last updated: 15 November 2022
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The following detailed guide linked (HTML version): Single Machine Application for a Permit - Guidance Notes.