Tag Archives: independent gambling authority
- Robert Chappell gets the boot from Adelaide Gambling Authority
July 28, 2017
The axe has finally fallen on the longstanding head of Adelaide’s gambling watchdog after a ten-month paid hiatus, according to The Advertiser report. Robert Chappell's removal from the independent Gambling Authority on May 5 puzzled many observers especially after the State Government decided to keep its mouth shut on the...
- South Australia proposes online gambling regulations overhaul
October 21, 2015
Online gambling operators may be banned from granting unsolicited credits to their customers in South Australia. Under new regulatory changes to the SA Gambling Code of Practice proposed by the state’s Independent Gambling Authority (IGA), credit should only be offered after a thorough due diligence process. In addition, gaming companies will...
- South Australia to require tobacco style warnings on betting ads
August 1, 2013
Right on schedule, South Australia’s new ban on live-odds betting promotion took effect on Thursday. The controversial measure prohibits the promotion of live-odds during sports broadcasts on radio, television and via stadium displays. Broadcasting is the responsibility of the federal Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) while gambling is a...