Market Focus: Australia

Has the land Down Under turned into regulatory quicksand for local operators, and what opportunities remain for those gambling firms wishing to go walkabout in a market where online casino and poker is outlawed?

As a federalised democracy, Australia consists of a national government made up of six states and two territorial governments, namely Tasmania and the Australian capital territory. The regulation of gambling mainly falls under the mandate of regional governments because gambling-related activities are regulated and licensed under state authorities. Each individual state has its own independent…

Australia | National Consumer Protection Framework | Online gambling | Regulation | Sports betting