Getting Help

Australian Government Problem Gambling Website

The Australian Government’s problem gambling website provides information about the prevalence and impacts of problem gambling in Australia.

Gambling Helpline

Immediate assistance is available nationwide through the Gambling Helpline on 1800 858 858. The Gambling Helpline provides free, professional and confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for all people affected by gambling, including family and friends.

Gambling Help Online

Gambling Help Online offers free and confidential online counselling, information and support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for anyone seeking help with problem gambling.

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others recover from a gambling problem.

State and Territory Gambling Help Services

Information and support for gamblers and their families is available from State and Territory governments at the following websites:

  • RWA Members:

    1. are committed to funding independent research to ensure accurate and representative information is made available to the community, policy makers and industry regarding the prevalence and impacts of online wagering in Australia, using existing researchers until stronger institutions are in place;
    2. agree to implement evidence-based, global best practice in responsible gambling and harm minimisation, whether or not required by regulators – using research, third-country experience and other information to identify what should be done;
    3. will promote the industry’s contribution to innovation, employment and the economy generally;
      cross-operator, national, self-exclusion amongst, and available to customers via a single form across all, RWA members;
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia