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Source: BUS Sachsen-Anhalt (Linie6PLus)

Bookmaker (Betting) - Permission


If you want to make or arrange commercial lyre as a bookmaker in public horse races, you need a permit.
Permission is granted for

  • the location where bets are received or brokered, and
  • the people you use to complete and arrange the bets.

Permission may be granted with time limits and conditions.

  • Certificate of leadership (not older than three months) – in the case of legal entities, the person(s) acting on their part
  • Proof of at least two years of practical activity in the bookmaking industry as a bookmaker's assistant to an approved bookmaker. The applicant may also provide proof of professional competence in other ways, in which case an opinion of the German Bookmakers' Association must be obtained.
  • Proof of equity of EUR 25 000.00. In doing so, the applicant must prove that this is not partly borrowed money or capital from a third-party partnership.
  • in the case of legal persons (GmbH):
    • Shareholder agreement
    • Commercial register extract
  • Floor plan drawing of the betting office and photographing of the rental agreement (if applicable proof of ownership) for this business premises

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

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