Queensland set to implement tougher legislation targeting online gambling inducements

Australian state to bolster existing customer protection framework around free bets and inducements to tackle problem gambling among citizens

Australia’s Queensland government has introduced draft legislation which would outlaw inducements and free offers for online gambling in the Australian state. Yvette D’Ath, Queensland attorney general and minister for justice, said the new proposed laws were “aimed squarely” at reducing gambling harm to Queenslanders. The newly introduced ban builds on the National Consumer Protection Framework…

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