In the News - Australia / New Zealand

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In the News

Gambling, EGM expenditure down according to latest independent study (TAS)

TASMANIA:  Tasmnaian Treasurer, Peter Gutwein, has said that gambling in Tasmania has continued to decline, according to the latest SEIS study. "The report finds that overall participation in gambling in Tasmania has declined from 61.2 per cent in 2013 (SEIS3) to 58.5 per cent in 2017.

Release of Fourth Social and Economic Impact Study in Tasmania

TASMANIA:  The Tasmanian Gaming Control Act 1993 requires that an independent review of the social and economic impact of gambling in Tasmania is conducted every three years.  The Fourth impact study was released January 2018 undertaken by a  consortium comprising by ACIL Allen...