The Australian Wagering Council (AWC) is the peak industry body representing Australia's online wagering and sportsbetting industry.
The online wagering and sportsbetting industry operates in a highly regulated environment in accordance with an extensive framework of government (federal, state and territory) legislation and regulations, responsible gambling and advertising codes together with broadcast and advertising industry codes of practice.
Supporting Community Initiatives and Research
The University of Sydney's Community Gambling Survey
The University of Sydney is conducting a study, led by Professor Alex Blaszczynski, Ms. Kirsten Shannon, and Dr. Fadi Anjoul, on harm minimisation. The study, funded by the NSW Office of Liquor Gaming and Racing, is seeking the assistance of gamblers and their family members to complete a brief 15 - 20 minute online questionnaire about gambling behaviour and the use of harm minimisation services. This information will be used to better inform responsible gambling policies. Responses are completely anonymous.
To participate in the community gambler survey, access the following Internet URL address: The University of Sydney's Community Gambler Survey
To participate in family member survey, access the following Internet URL address: The University of Sydney's Family Member Survey
Tue, August 18th 2015 | Releases
AWC responds to calls for increased regulation of wagering in Australia
Wed, May 20th 2015 | Presentations
AWC Chief Executive Address to the Victorian Police Sporting Integrity Symposium May 2015