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Occupations include (but are not limited to): slot machine management companies, service companies, vendors, distributors, manufacturers, testing laboratories.

Application Requirements:
  • APPLICATION: A DBPR PMW-3420 Business Entity Slot Machine Occupational License Application form must be completed. Complete the application by clicking on the "Printable Application" or "Online Services" link at the bottom of the page.
  • LICENSE TERM: The division shall issue a slot machine occupational license for a period of one year or three years. Applications shall be accompanied by the corresponding license fee, beginning on July 1 of each year and expiring on June 30 of the anniversary year for the license.
  • FEE: The license fee is $1,000 for a one-year license or $2,000 for a three-year license.
  • AUTHORIZATION FOR RELEASE OF INFORMATION: An AUTHORIZATION FOR RELEASE OF INFORMATION form must be submitted (Complete Business Applicant Section) PMW-3460.
  • OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS: Each of the officers, directors, and shareholders (ODS) of 5% or more ownership interest must be listed on the Slot Machine Business Entity Occupational License Application form and submit fingerprints with the applicable fingerprint fee and an AUTHORIZATION FOR RELEASE OF INFORMATION form (Complete Individual Applicant Section): PMW-3460.

    NOTE: Any Officer, Director, or Shareholder of 5% or more interest of a business entity who needs access to a slot machine facility in Florida, must obtain a Slot Machine Business Employee Occupational License.

    FINGERPRINTS: Each officer/director/shareholder must submit fingerprint cards and pay the $37.25 fingerprint fee the first year. Fingerprints will be electronically retained for future submissions to the FDLE. Every 3 years thereafter, upon renewal, the applicant must pay a $13.25 resubmission fee for his/her fingerprints to be resubmitted to the Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement for an updated criminal history background check.

    If not eligible for fingerprint resubmission, physical fingerprint cards can be mailed to DBPR, Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering; Licensing Section, 2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1037.

  • You may alternatively submit your fingerprints electronically through a law enforcement agency or an FDLE approved Livescan Device Vendor. If you are able to submit your fingerprints electronically, please submit them with the following required ORI number: FL923230Z. Livescan Device Vendors List.

    Click here to verify fingerprint and license expiration date.

  • Fees may be paid by check or money order only and should be made payable to DBPR in U.S. funds. Application packages may be submitted at a PMW field office or mailed to the following address:

    DBPR - Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering

    Licensing Section

    2601 Blair Stone Road

    Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1037

If you have any questions or need assistance completing these forms, please contact the Office of Operations, Licensing Section, at 850.488.3211

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2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395