Operating permit required
Gambling Activity License(s) alone does NOT grant to the operator right to offer online casino nor sportsbook services, for this purpose is needed Operating Permit(s), which must be applied in addition to the Gambling Activity License. Similarly to Gambling Activity Licenses there are two different Operating Permits – one for online casino and one for sportsbook.
Operating Permit application and required accompanying documents are focusing on gaming platform IT architecture, game suppliers certificates, player verification flow description, GDPR, terms and conditions, server location, mandatory limits, displayed time counter, multi operator self-exclusion list functionality, machine to machine interface based financial reporting to the regulator functioning and other similar tech related requirements. Operating Permit is issued within two months after all the documents are submitted to the regulator and state fee paid.
State fees applicable for Operating Permits
Online Casino Operating permit is issued for period of five years and Sportsbook Operating Permit for period of 20 years.