The industry is fast evolving, fuelled by shifting consumer trends and rapid digital growth.


Responsible Wagering Australia and our members are committed to high standards of integrity while meeting the demands of a fast-paced environment involving complex regulation. Responsible Wagering Australia represents the Australian online wagering industry on a number of key public policy areas and regulatory measures.

Position statements

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Taxes and product fees

Australia’s licensed online wagering service providers pay some of the highest tax rates in the world, $1.8 billion per year and 51 cents in every $1 of revenue.

National Consumer Protection Framework

Australia already offers high-grade consumer protection and policy responses to online wagering in order to reduce negative impacts for individuals and the nation.

Advertising framework for online wagering

Responsible Wagering Australia supports Australia’s effective system of advertising self regulation, which meets community expectations.

Interactive Gambling Act 2001

Online wagering in Australia is governed by The Interactive Gambling Act (2001).

In-play wagering

In-play sports wagering is the ability to place bets after the commencement of a sporting match or race event.

Facts and figures

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Definitions and key terms

Betting language and terminology demystified.