Tag Archives: northern territory
- Australia seeks national point of consumption online betting tax
March 24, 2017
Australia’s federal government wants to harmonize state-level online sports betting point-of-consumption taxes (POCT), potentially dealing a blow to the Northern Territory’s status as the country’s premier online licensing jurisdiction. On Friday, Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison (pictured) held a meeting with his state and territory counterparts to discuss the upcoming 2017...
- Ladbrokes Australia shifts to Northern Territory
September 28, 2016
The Australian division of UK bookmakers Ladbrokes is shifting its regulatory home to the Northern Territory. This week, Ladbrokes Australia customers received emails informing them that Ladbrokes.com.au would now operate under a license issued by the Northern Territory Racing Commission (NTRC), the licensing jurisdiction of choice for most Aussie online...
- Betfair moving to Northern Territory
September 9, 2016
Online betting operator Betfair Australia says it’s shifting its down under business from Tasmania to the Northern Territory. This spring, Northern Territory politicians approved legislation allowing its online gambling licensees to offer exchange betting. Gaming Minister Peter Styles made no bones about his intention to “lure” Betfair from its existing...
- Northern Territory issues second in-play sports betting ultimatum to Aussie online sites
August 12, 2016
Online gambling operators in Australia have been told—again—to stop offering in-play sports wagers in the next four weeks. On Wednesday, the Northern Territory Racing Commission (NTRC) sent its licensees another letter informing them that they have 28 days to close down any online in-play betting apps. In June, NTRC gave...
- Australia’s Northern Territory says online in-play sports betting not quite dead yet
July 6, 2016
Online in-play sports betting may be getting a reprieve from Australia’s Northern Territory Racing Commission (NTRC). On June 10, the NTRC sent its online betting licensees a letter saying they had to shut down their online in-play betting apps within 28 days to “head off future action by the federal...
- Australia’s Northern Territory says no more online in-play sports betting
June 10, 2016
Australia’s premier online gambling licensing body has told its licensees they must stop offering in-play sports wagers in four weeks. On Friday, the Northern Territory Racing Commission (NTRC) sent its licensees a letter saying they must close down any online in-play betting apps within 28 days in order to “head...