Applying for a new license
Applicants for a gambling license undergo criminal and financial background investigations to help ensure only qualified persons operate gambling activities. Background investigations typically take about 60-90 days to complete. Click here to apply for a license.
Renewing your license
You will be sent a notice when your license is due for renewal. Most licenses can be renewed online as long as your license has not already expired. Learn more about renewing your license.
Reporting changes to your license
The Washington Administrative Code (WAC) requires you to notify us of certain changes within specific time periods. Learn more about those changes and how to report them to us.