The Luzerne County Licensing Department is the exclusive agent for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the issuance of Bingo Licenses in Luzerne County.
Qualifications for Application
Luzerne County non-profit organizations which have existed and conducted business in furtherance of their constitution, charter, articles of incorporation and by-laws for two years prior to application are eligible to apply for a bingo license. First-time applicants must provide a copy of their by-laws or articles of incorporation. Senior citizen groups can apply immediately upon being organized.
The following fees have been set by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for Bingo Licensing:
$100 (Yearly): Qualified non-profits conducting games more than two times per week
$15 (1 to 3 Day): Qualified non-profits conducting games for no more than three consecutive days per year
$50: Qualified Senior Citizen groups conducting games for their members only