Apply for a club gaming or club machine permit
Permits are valid for 10 years and may be renewed. There is an annual charge of £50.
Club gaming permits
Club gaming permits may be granted to members' clubs and miners' welfare institutes (but not commercial clubs), allowing the use of up to 3 gaming machines in total (either category B3A, B4, C or D machines), as well as equal chance gaming and games of chance.
Club machine permits
If a club doesn’t want to have a club gaming permit or if they’re a commercial club not permitted to have non-machine gaming, they can apply for a club machine permit. This allows the use of up to 3 machines in total (category B4, C or D gaming machines).
Apply in writing
To apply by email, complete the downloadable application form with a scan of your signature and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. After we’ve received your application, a licensing officer will contact you to take a debit or credit card payment for the appropriate fee
To apply by post, print the downloadable application form, complete it and return it to the address below. Please include a cheque or postal order for the appropriate fee with your postal application, made payable to 'Birmingham City Council'.