Tag Archives: responsible wagering australia
- Australian online bookies face new taxes, bonus restrictions
September 8, 2017
Australian online sports betting operators are facing new taxes and promotional restrictions as state governments continue efforts to rein in the nation’s only authorized online gambling activity. On Thursday, the state government in Western Australia (WA) unveiled its latest budget, which included a 15% point of consumption tax (POCT) for...
- Tom Waterhouse at odds with Aussie rivals over online gambling reforms: report
March 27, 2017
In a bid to restore the “social license” of Australian online gambling companies, the Responsible Wagering Australia (RWA) is reportedly poised to unveil a list of concessions. But the industry body is facing a major hurdle who goes by the name of Tom Waterhouse. Fairfax Media reported that the association,...
- Australian online betting operators form new trade group
December 7, 2016
Australian betting operators have banded together to form a new industry trade association following the demise of the Australian Wagering Council (AWC). The AWC gave up the ghost in August after the down under divisions of UK bookies Ladbrokes and William Hill withdrew their support. The rush to the exits...
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016