Policy and regulation

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Federal, state, and territory governments are responsible for gambling policy-making, regulation, and the provision of support services.

Regulation

Gambling regulation in Australia and each state and territory.

Australia - The Department of Social Services

Australian Capital Territory - ACT Gambling and Racing Commission

New South Wales - Office for Liquor, Gaming and Racing

Northern Territory - Department of Business, Northern Territory Government

Queensland - Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation

South Australia - Independent Gambling Authority

Tasmania - Department of Treasury and Finance

Victoria - Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

Western Australia - Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor

Other information

Information about gambling in each state and territory.

Australian Capital Territory - Gambling and Racing Commission

New South Wales - Gambling Help

Northern Territory - Department of Business, Northern Territory Government

Queensland - Department of Justice and Attorney-General

South Australia - Gamblers Rehabilitation Fund (GRF)

Tasmania - Department of Health and Human Sevices, Gambling Support Program

Victoria - The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation (VRGF)

Western Australia - Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor

Gambling support

Are you experiencing issues with gambling?

Find the help which is right for you by visiting our Gambling help page.

Gambling less for life

Gambling less for life

Want to gamble less and do it on your own?

Then the self-help online GamblingLess program may be for you.