How to get your California Gaming License / Permit to Work in casinoAs you may have gathered by now, working in a gaming establishment generally requires the applicant to have a valid work permit to do so. In most places called a "gaming license" in California it is called a "Work Permit" - to do this you must first fill out the Initial Regular Work Permit / Temporary Work Permit application, found here. It is vital to realize that leaving out information on purpose or lying on this form is against the law and you will be committing perjury. You will never be approved if you do. So be honest about your past and do not omit anything!
For a regular work permit for gaming positions, you must:
Temporary permits do all of the above AND complete the following:
Note from the oag.ca.gov website: If the applicant does not submit all of the required documents for a temporary or regular work permit, the application is considered incomplete and will be returned to the applicant within 5 days of its receipt. In a cover letter, the Bureau will state why the application is incomplete and what documents or information will be required if the application is resubmitted. The application will not be sent for investigation until it is complete and includes all the required information as stated above.