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 ($M)|||||||
| ||Financial Year 2017-18*||FYTD 30 September 2017||FYTD 30 September 2018|
|Hotel and club||106.05||9.10||8.68|
|Casino and Spirit of Tasmania vessels||69.25||5.86||5.54|
* Financial year 2016-17 figures have been reported on a cash basis whereas FYTD figures are reported on an accrual basis, which is the reason for the difference between the figures.
Gaming Licence and Permit Numbers
|Licensed premises gaming licence|
|Casino operator licence|
|Gaming licence (Spirit of Tasmania vessels)|
|Tasmanian gaming licence|
|Gaming operator licence|
|Foreign games permit|
|Minor gaming permit|
|Special employee licence|
This table shows the number of gaming and wagering premises in Tasmania.
Gambling Premises Numbers
|Total gambling premises|
|Number of premises with gaming machines|
|Number of premises with keno|
|Number of premises with UBET|
|Number of premises with lottery|
Note: Some premises may have multiple forms of gaming and wagering available.
This table shows the number of exclusions issued under the Tasmanian Gambling Exclusions Scheme.
|Tasmanian Gambling Exclusion Scheme|||||||||
| ||As at 30 June 2016||As at 30 June 2017||As at 30 September 2017||As at 30 September 2018|
|Third party exclusions||1||1||1||1|
|Venue operator exclusions||94||88||94||101|
|Total excluded people||368||379||385||400|
This table shows the total gambling tax paid in Tasmania in 2016-17. For gambling tax paid in previous years go to the Tasmanian Gaming Commission's annual report.
|Gambling Tax ($M)||2017-18|
|Hotel and club gaming||29.13|
This information is current as at 30 September 2018