Strengthening responsible gambling messaging in Australia

In 2018 the National Consumer Protection Framework (NCPF) called for the introduction of stronger laws around the offering and provision of gambling inducements, including inducements to open a wagering account, as well as the standardisation of the responsible gambling messaging required to be included in most gambling advertising. Requirements relating to consistent responsible gambling messaging come into effect today, 30 March 2023.

Gambling Law Partner Jamie Nettleton and Solicitor Brodie Campbell’s article in the December 2022 magazine edition of EGR looks at the new Australian gambling advertising reforms and comments on whether they will improve consistency and safety in the market.

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Read the full article “Strengthening responsible gambling messaging in Australia” in EGR here.