New trustee

New trustee (unincorporated clubs) lodgement guide.

Application fees

The application fee must be lodged with the application. Please refer to the fee schedule below. Please note that the application cannot be examined until the fee is received. Generally, the application fee is not refundable, even if the application is refused or withdrawn.

Approval of person in position of authority
Fee description Fee
All licences other than a club or club restricted licence$165
Club or club restricted licence
Application fee applies for each new director or shareholder of the licensee company. An additional $154 fee applies for each person who is a party to the application in relation to whom a background check is sought from the Police Service. If a police report is sought for a new trustee of a club or club restricted licence an additional $154 fee will also apply.


Other documents that may be required

Related policy


Submitting your application

Ensure all required documentation is attached to your application.

In person

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Level 2, Gordon Stephenson House, 140 William Street Perth WA 6000

By email

Ensure all documentation is attached to your email.

By post

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

PO Box 8349
Perth Business Centre
WA 6849


This information is designed to provide authoritative information regarding the subject matter covered, and with the understanding that the Director is not passing legal opinion or interpretation or other professional advice. The information is provided on the understanding that all persons undertake responsibility for assessing the relevance and accuracy of its contents.

Page reviewed 29 July 2019