IMPORTANT NOTICE: A Declared State of Disaster is currently in place across Victoria. For more information, see: COVID-19 information for licensees
In joint operations with Victoria Police, the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) will be attending the Caulfield Cup targeting patron intoxication and minors gambling or consuming alcohol.
This page outlines gambling and gambling-related offences that are regulated under the Gambling Regulation Act 2003 (the Act).
This page outlines applicable gambling legislation and regulations.
Useful links for gambling related topics and interstate regulators.
A single 12-year wagering and betting licence was awarded to Tabcorp Wagering as part of the Gambling Arrangements 2012.
It is a condition of licence holders in the gambling industry to have a Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct (Code of Conduct).
The VCGLR may approve events, or classes of events, of any kind for betting purposes, whether those events are held entirely or partly within or outside Victoria. This page outlines approved betting events.
Current wagering and betting tax structures will be replaced with a point of consumption wagering and betting tax from 1 January 2019.
Premises that advertise wagering or betting services are reminded that such advertising is prohibited in certain circumstances.
All online and telephone betting providers, in Victoria or elsewhere, providing interactive wagering and betting services to Victorian residents must comply with strict requirements under the direction of the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation.