IMPORTANT NOTICE: A Declared State of Disaster is currently in place across Victoria. See: COVID-19 information for licensees
Daylight saving ends at 3am this Sunday (3 April 2016), which means clocks will be moved back to 2am.
Gambling and liquor licensees and other stakeholders are invited to VCGLR’s regional Knowledge Exchange event in Ararat on Wednesday 25 May 2016.
Commercial licence holders and venue operators are required to undertake an annual review of their Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct (Code) and, where applicable, self-exclusion programs (SEPs) by 12 August 2016.
The first inner-city “Super Forum” brings together representatives from industry, regulators and local and state government to discuss current liquor trends and issues.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has unveiled the new $5 bank note which will be in circulation from September 2016. A new $10 note is planned for 2016/17.
The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) has recently reviewed and determined new Accounting and Auditing Venue Requirements (AAVR) for gaming venue operators.
The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation's (VCGLR) interactive Licensed Venues Map is a dynamic and searchable map that locates gambling and liquor licensed venues across metropolitan and regional Victoria, and can be accessed on both desktop and mobile platforms.
The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) did not take enforcement action to close the Shebeen venue in Melbourne.
The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) is conducting its third annual Industry Survey of gambling and liquor licensees in June 2016.
Changes to the Gambling Regulation Act 2003 (the Act) came into effect on 1 July 2015. The new legislation repeals a number of specific gambling-related offences and replaces them with three new offences.