Interactive Gambling Industry Code of Practice - Australian Government


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.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Interactive Gambling Act 2001 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Interactive Gambling Regulations 2001 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Content, Consumer and Citizen

Contact details

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