Royal Commission into the Casino Operator and Licence

An inquiry into the suitability of Crown Melbourne Limited to hold a casino licence

The Commission

On 22 February 2021, Her Excellency, the Hon. Linda Dessau AC, signed letters patent appointing the Hon. Ray Finkelstein AO QC as Commissioner and Chairperson of the Royal Commission into the Casino Operator and Licence.


The Commission is now accepting written submissions from interested members of the public and interested organisations regarding any of the matters in the Terms of Reference. Read the process to complete a submission here.


The initial public hearing was held on 24 March 2021. Watch the recording here.

Reviewed 14 April 2021