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 - 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.