Register a partnership for Gaming Duty

Register your partnership details when you apply to be included on the Gaming Duty Register using form GD57.


Register online (sign in using Government Gateway)

Register by post


To give details of the partners to include in the Gaming Duty Register, you can either:

  • use the online service
  • fill in the form on-screen, print it off and post it to HMRC

To register online you need a Government Gateway user ID and password. If you do not have a user ID you can create one when you register.

If you use the online service, you’ll get a reference number. Use this to track the progress of your form.

Email HMRC to ask for this form in Welsh (Cymraeg).

Before you start using the postal form

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You’ll need to fill in the form fully before you can print it. You cannot save a partly completed form so gather all your information together before you start to fill it in.

Excise Notice 453: Gaming Duty
This notice explains the Gaming Duty regime, how the duty is charged and who has to pay.

Gambling duties: application to register for Gaming Duties (GD56)
Use the online service or the postal form to register for Gaming Duty.

Gambling duties: notification of premises (GD58)
Use the online form to tell HMRC about premises you want to include in, or remove from your entry on the Gaming Duty Register.

Gambling duties: apply for group treatment for Gaming Duty (GD60)
Use form GD60 to set up a new gaming duty group, or to disband a group altogether.

You must register online for General Betting Duty, Pool Betting Duty or Remote Gaming Duty.

You must file your returns online for gambling tax return.

Published 9 September 2014
Last updated 22 March 2017 + show all updates
  1. The official business return address on the postal form has changed.

  2. An online service is now available.

  3. First published.