Casinos Admission

In order to be able to operate a casino in the state of Brandenburg, a permit is required. The application for permission must be submitted to the Ministry of the Interior and for Local Authorities. Eligible in accordance with Section 3 of the Casino Act is a legal entity governed by public law or a private law company in which the Land of Brandenburg has a direct or indirect participation Brandenburgische Spielbanken GmbH & Co. KG. Pursuant to Section 2 of the Casino Act, the locations Potsdam, Frankfurt (Oder) and Cottbus or a municipality adjacent to these cities or a municipality belonging to the territory of an office adjacent to the mentioned cities may be considered. The requirements and permission contents are regulated in Section 4 of the Casino Act. A casino permit is issued for 10 years. It may be renewed for a period of 5 years on request. The application must be submitted no later than the end of the penultimate year of the period of validity of the authorisation.

Reasoned application with proof of the requirements according to Section 4 of the Casino Act (e.B. social concept, management certificates)


No forms available Online procedure not possible Written application is required Personal appearance is not required

Preconditions
Applicant must be entitled to apply in accordance with Section 3 of the Casino Act Timely application Complete application with proof of compliance with the requirements in accordance with Section 4 of the Casino Act
State Treaty on Gambling; Casino Law

Submit your full application to the Ministry of the Interior and for the Municipalities of the State of Brandenburg. The application will be examined, processed and decided. The notice will be sent by post.

Responsible for the content
Ministry of the Interior and Local Government
Unit 22

Last update or date of publication
04.09.2020