Gaming and Wagering Industry Data
This table shows the total number of gaming machines in casinos, hotels and clubs in Tasmania.
|Gaming Machine Numbers||||Cap|
|Number of casino gaming machines|| 898|| |
|Number of hotel and club gaming machines||2 345||2 500|
|Total number of gaming machines||3 243||3 680|
|Gaming machine cap – each hotel|| ||30|
|Gaming machine cap – each club|| ||40|
|Number of gaming machines – Spirit of Tasmania vessels||36|| |
This table shows gaming machine expenditure for the previous financial year compared to the financial year to date.
|Gaming Machine Expenditure ($M)|||||||
| ||Financial Year 2017-18*||FYTD 30 November 2017**||FYTD 30 November 2018**|
|Hotel and club||106.05||54.73||54.27|
|Casino and Spirit of Tasmania vessels||69.25||34.24||33.75|
** Figures reported during August 2018 to October 2018 reflected expenditure for each month rather than the cumulative expenditure. Please contact the Liquor and Gaming branch should you require the revised data.
* Financial year 2017-18 figures have been reported on a cash basis whereas FYTD figures are reported on an accrual basis, which is the reason for the difference between the figures.
Gaming Licence and Permit Numbers
|Licensed premises gaming licence|
|Casino operator licence|
|Gaming licence (Spirit of Tasmania vessels)|
|Tasmanian gaming licence|
|Gaming operator licence|
|Foreign games permit|
|Minor gaming permit|
|Special employee licence|
This table shows the number of gaming and wagering premises in Tasmania.
Gambling Premises Numbers
|Total gambling premises|
|Number of premises with gaming machines|
|Number of premises with keno|
|Number of premises with UBET|
|Number of premises with lottery|
Note: Some premises may have multiple forms of gaming and wagering available.
This table shows the number of exclusions issued under the Tasmanian Gambling Exclusions Scheme.
|Tasmanian Gambling Exclusion Scheme|||||||||
| ||As at 30 June 2016||As at 30 June 2017||As at 30 November 2017||As at 30 November 2018|
|Third party exclusions||1||1||1||1|
|Venue operator exclusions||94||88||95||117|
|Total excluded people||368||379||386||396|
This table shows the total gambling tax paid in Tasmania in 2016-17. For gambling tax paid in previous years go to the Tasmanian Gaming Commission's annual report.
|Gambling Tax ($M)||2017-18|
|Hotel and club gaming||29.13|
This information is current as at 30 November 2018