I have an amusement arcade. Do I need a separate licence to offer bingo to my customers?

No. If you operate a licensed Adult Gaming Centre or Family Entertainment Centre or an unlicensed Family Entertainment Centre, you can offer bingo as prize gaming under the authority of your premises licence or permit. No additional licence is required. The following restrictions apply:

  • Maximum stake per game - £1
  • Maximum individual prize per game - £70
  • Maximum total value of prizes per game - £500
  • Maximum total stakes per game - £500

Children under 18 are not permitted to play commercial bingo.