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|| 858|| |
|Number of hotel and club gaming machines||2 345||2 500|
|Total number of gaming machines||3 203||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 ($M)|||||||
| ||Financial Year 2016-17*||FYTD 30 June 2017||FYTD 30 June 2018|
|Hotel and club||110.33||109.94||106.05|
|Casino and Spirit of Tasmania vessels||71.95||71.29||69.25|
* Financial year 2016-17 figures have been reported on a cash basis whereas FYTD figures are reported on an accrual basis, which is the reason for the difference between the figures.
Gaming Licence and Permit Numbers
|Licensed premises gaming licence|
|Casino operator licence|
|Gaming licence (Spirit of Tasmania vessels)|
|Tasmanian gaming licence|
|Gaming operator licence|
|Foreign games permit|
|Minor gaming permit|
|Special employee licence|
This table shows the number of gaming and wagering premises in Tasmania.
Gambling Premises Numbers
|Total gambling premises|
|Number of premises with gaming machines|
|Number of premises with keno|
|Number of premises with UBET|
|Number of premises with lottery|
Note: Some premises may have multiple forms of gaming and wagering available.
This table shows the number of exclusions issued under the Tasmanian Gambling Exclusions Scheme.
|Tasmanian Gambling Exclusion Scheme|||||||||
| ||As at 30 June 2016||As at 30 June 2017||As at 30 June 2017||As at 30 June 2018|
|Third party exclusions||1||1||1||1|
|Venue operator exclusions||94||88||88||108|
|Total excluded people||368||379||379||390|
This table shows the total gambling tax paid in Tasmania in 2016-17. For gambling tax paid in previous years go to the Tasmanian Gaming Commission's annual report.
|Gambling Tax ($M)||2016-17|
|Hotel and club gaming||31.16|
This information is current as at 30 June 2018