Interactive Gambling Industry Code of Practice - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate as an internet service provider offering online gaming or gambling services.

Interactive gambling services are prohibited in Australia, except for certain excluded wagering, gaming and lottery services. The code provides procedures to be followed by internet service providers in relation to internet gambling content hosted outside Australia. The code also prohibits you from advertising the services of an interactive gambling service.

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 can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Interactive Gambling Act 2001 AG

Regulation(s) name

Interactive Gambling Regulations 2001 AG

Administering agency

Department of Communications and the Arts

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Content, Consumer and Citizen

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Licensing

Content, Consumer and Citizen

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Department of Communications and the Arts

Operating address: Red Building, Benjamin Offices
Chan Street
Belconnen
Australian Capital Territory 2617
Mailing address: PO Box 78
Belconnen
Australian Capital Territory 2616
Phone: 02 62195555
Phone: 1300850115
Fax: 02 62195353
Email: licensing@acma.gov.au