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Fruit Machines: Ashford Borough Council

Fruit Machines

Picture of a fruit machine Pubs and other premises with a licence for the on sale of alcohol have an ‘automatic entitlement’ to two gaming machines.

You need to complete a notification [pdf] 105KB stating whether you will have either one or two Category C or D gaming machines at the premises. This entitlement lasts for an unlimited duration.

If you want to have more than two gaming machines you need to apply for an alcohol licensed premises gaming machine permit [pdf] 105KB. This will also last for an unlimited duration.


Download our Gambling Act Licensing Fees 2017-18 [pdf] 60KB.


Club machine permit [pdf] 79KB entitle clubs to offer up to three Category B4 machines.

Club gaming permit [pdf] 79KB entitles clubs to offer up to three Category B4 gaming machines, plus facilities for equal chance gaming.

Both permits lasts for ten years and an annual fee is payable.

Contact us

Email the Licensing team.


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