Rules for Sports Bookmaking - Australian Capital Territory


You will need to comply with these rules if you intend to operate as a Sports Bookmaker. The rules make provisions for a range of operational matters, including:

  • minimum bets
  • methods of betting, including arrangements for the use of telecommunications equipment
  • record keeping requirements
  • audit requirements
  • requirements for the security for liability related to long-term bets.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Race and Sports Bookmaking Act 2001 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

ACT Gambling and Racing Commission

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


ACT Gambling and Racing Commission

Australian Capital Territory
Mailing address: PO BOX 214
Civic Square, Australian Capital Territory 2608
Phone: 02 6207 0359
Website: ACT Gambling and Racing Commission (Opens in new window)