Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries

The AGC's Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries is a comprehensive collation of statistics and data covering a wide range of information about gambling and the gambling industries in Australia and New Zealand.  

The AGC Guide is updated periodically as fresh information becomes available and each chapter has a version notation.

Chapters are available for download in PDF format from the page below - each has an index following the title page.

Note:

National statistics in the AGC Guide for Australia are sourced from the Government Statistician (GS) which publishes, through Queensland Treasury and Trade, an annual statistical set in co-operation with all Australian state and territory governments. 

With the release of the 32nd edition statistics for the 2014-15 period have been made available at: http://www.qgso.qld.gov.au/products/reports/aus-gambling-stats/index.php

AGC Guide Chapters 1-6 have been  updated in a new edition to reflect this latest release with others to follow shortly.

If you have any questions regarding the AGC Guide please contact: info@austgamingcouncil.org.au

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Overview

Overview tables provide major statistics at a glance on gambling turnover, spend per capita, expenditure and taxation in Australia and New Zealand for recent years. National statistics currently represented  pertain to the 2014-15 period.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 1: Australia's Gambling Environment

Chapter 1 defines gambling and provides information about the various gambling forms in Australia and the businesses that offer them.  Statistics relate to the 2014-15 period.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 2: New Zealand's Gambling Environment

Chapter 2 provides a brief overview of the types of gambling available in New Zealand and information about the businesses providing each gambling form.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 3: Australia's Gambling Expenditure

Chapter 3 lists aggregate and per capita gambling expenditure for Australia for the 2014-15 period and provides ten year trend data for the various types of gambling offered. The chapter closes with information on gambling and household income.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 4: New Zealand's Gambling Expenditure

Chapter 4 provides statistics for aggregate and per capita gambling expenditure in New Zealand.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 5: Gambling Taxation in Australia

Chapter 5 examines effective, aggregate and per capita gambling taxation in Australia in 2014-15 and goes on to outline taxation rates for various operators in the 2015-16 period.

Non-gambling taxation contributions of the Australian gambling industry are also discussed.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 6: Gambling Taxation in New Zealand

Chapter 6 examines gambling taxation revenues and rates in New Zealand.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 7: The Contribution of Australia's Gambling Industries

Chapter 7 provides data and statistics on the contribution of the Australian gambling industry to GDP, employment, tourism and to the community - via various legislatives schemes as well as charitable donations and projects.

A Guide to Australasia's Gambling Industries - Chapter 8: The Contribution of New Zealand's Gambling Industries

Chapter 8 provides information on the contribution of gambling to the New Zealand economy including data pertaining to employment and community contributions.