Helping you find government information and services

Gambling and lotteries

Information on gambling (gaming) in Australia, and where you can get help for problem gambling.

Gaming (gambling) authorities

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States and territories have responsibility for gaming (gambling). Provides links to state and territory gaming information.

Lottery and competition scams

If you are told that you’ve won a lottery or competition and you are not sure that you entered it, the best thing to do is to say ‘no’. SCAMwatch provides information about how to recognise, avoid and report scams.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Problem gambling

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Provides information about problem gambling, and where problem gamblers, friends and family can get help in each state and territory.

Department of Social Services