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Fees

The Alderney eGambling Ordinance , 2009 provides for licence fees.

 

The Alderney eGambling Regulations, 2009 provide for all fees related to the application process and ongoing regulation of the industry.

 

The Alderney eGambling (Amendment) Ordinance, 2015 updated the fee structure.

 

Below is a table summarising all fees and penalties as of 1st April, 2015.

DEPOSITS & PENALTIES

01

Category 1 eGambling Licence

For a licensee with no previous licensed activity in Alderney as a Category 1 eGambling licensee, for its first year

£17,500

Fee

02

Category 1 eGambling Licence

For a new application which does not satisfy the criteria set out in item 1 of this Table

£35,000

Fee

03

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band A)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield is less than £500,000

£35,000

Fee

04

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band B)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield equals or exceeds £500,000 but is less than £1 million

£60,000

Fee

05

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band C)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield equals or exceeds £1 million but is less than £5 million

£80,000

Fee

06

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band D)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield equals or exceeds £5 million but is less than £7.5 million

£130,000

Fee

07

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band E)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield equals or exceeds £7.5 million but is less than £20 million

£200,000

Fee

08

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band F)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield equals or exceeds £20 million but is less than £30 million

£290,000

Fee

09

Category 1 eGambling Licence (Band G)

For renewal by a licensee whose annualised net gaming yield equals or exceeds £30 million

£400,000

Fee

10

Category 1 eGambling licence listed in items 3 to 9 (inclusive) of this Table

Annual gambling business association fee

£3,000

Fee - per gambling business associate

11

Category 2 eGambling licence

For a licensee with no previous licensed activity in Alderney as a Category 2 eGambling licensee, for its first year

£17,500

Fee

12

Category 2 eGambling licence

For a new application which does not satisfy the criteria set out in item 11 of this Table

£35,000

Fee

13

Category 2 eGambling licence

For renewal by a licensee

£35,000

Fee

14

Category 2 eGambling licence listed in item 13 of this Table

Annual gambling business association fee. Where the person who holds the Category 2 eGambling licence also holds a Category 1 eGambling licence (“existing Category 1 eGambling licensee”), the calculation of the annual gambling business association fee (in relation to the Category 2 eGambling licence) shall exclude any gambling business associate reported by an existing Category 1 eGambling licensee to be associated with the existing eGambling Category 1 licensee.

£3,000

Fee - per gambling business associate

15

Temporary eGambling licence

Annual licence fee

£10,000

Fee

16

Core services associate certificate

Annual certificate fee

£10,000

Fee

16A

Category 1 associate certificate

For a certificate holder with no previous licensed activity as a Category 1 associate certificate holder, for its first year

£35,000

Fee

16B

Category 1 associate certificate

For a new application which does not satisfy the criteria set out at Item 16A of this table

£50,000

Fee

16C

Category 1 associate certificate

For renewal by a certificate holder, plus an additional fee as set out at Items 4 to 9 of this table

£50,000

Fee

16D

Category 1 associate certificate listed in item 16C of this table

Annual gambling business association fee

£3,000

Fee - per gambling business associate

17

Category 2 associate certificate

For a certificate holder with no previous licensed activity as a Category 2 associate certificate holder, for its first year

£35,000

Fee

18

Category 2 associate certificate

For a new application which does not satisfy the criteria set out in item 17 of this Table

£50,000

Fee

19

Category 2 associate certificate

For renewal by a certificate holder

£50,000

Fee

20

Category 2 associate certificate listed in item 19 of this Table

Annual gambling business association fee

£3,000

Fee - per gambling business associate

21

Hosting certificate

In respect of premises that are approved by the Commission for the hosting accommodation of gambling equipment

Nil

Fee

Annualised net gaming yield shall be calculated by reference to regulations made by the Commission under the Alderney eGambling Ordinance 2009.

DEPOSITS & PENALTIES 

eGambling Licence

Initial Deposit

£10,000

Supplementary Deposit

£10,000

Modification Fee

£100

Financial Penalties Maximum

£250,000 or 10% of turnover (whichever is greater)

Category 1 & 2 Associate Certificates

Initial Deposit

£10,000

Supplementary Deposit

£1,000

Modification Fee

£100

Financial Penalties Maximum

£250,000 or 10% of turnover (whichever is greater)

Core Service Associate Certificate

Initial Deposit

£5,000

Supplementary Deposit

£5,000

Modification Fee

£100

Financial Penalties Maximum

£250,000 or 10% of turnover (whichever is greater)

Hosting Certificate

Initial Deposit

£5,000

Supplementary Deposit

£5,000

Modification Fee

£100

Financial Penalties Maximum

£250,000 or 10% of turnover (whichever is greater)

Temporary Use Licence

Initial Deposit

£1,000

Supplementary Deposit

£1,000

Modification Fee

£100

Financial Penalties Maximum

£25,000

DEPOSITS & PENALTIES - Operational Requirement

Approval of Internal Control Systems

Initial Deposit

£10,000

Supplementary Deposit

Nil

Changes to Internal Control Systems

Initial Deposit

£5,000

Supplementary Deposit

Nil

Approval of Gambling Equipment

Initial Deposit

£5,000

Supplementary Deposit

Nil

Endorsement of approval of equipmenton Associate Certificate

Initial Deposit

£5,000

Supplementary Deposit

Nil

Inspections of operations

Initial Deposit

£7,500

Supplementary Deposit

Nil

Special Investigations

Initial Deposit

£10,000

Supplementary Deposit

£2,000

Costs incurred by the Commission, its staff and agents will be based on the following hourly rates. These rates are adjusted annually.

COMMISSION AND STAFF

 

Hourly rates from £75 to £300 per hour (dependent on the expertise required)
Disbursements at cost.

AGENTS

 

Hourly rates £65 to £250 per hour (depending on the seniority of the person)
Disbursements at cost.

BANK ACCOUNT DETAILS

 

The bank account details of the Commission are available from the Deputy Director, Licensing.

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