Gaming and Wagering Industry Data
Number of gaming machines in casinos, hotels and clubs
|Hotels and clubs||2 299||2 500||30||2 350|
|Total number of gaming machines||3 287||3 680||||3 530|
|Cap - per hotel||||30||||30|
|Cap - per club||||40||||40|
1. This figure reflects the number of gaming machines currently operating. Up until 30 June 2023, casino gaming machine numbers are effectively limited by a state-wide cap.
Gaming machine expenditure
|Hotel and club||108.63||89.73||96.77|
*Data is reported on an accrual basis (ie the month the gambling occurred).
Number of gaming licence and permits
|Licensed premises gaming licence||146|
|Tasmanian gaming licence||1|
|Gaming operator licence||1|
|Foreign games permit^||2|
|Minor gaming permit||217|
|Special employee's licence||2 672|
^Tattersalls Sweeps Pty Ltd and Golden Casket Lottery Corporation Ltd each hold one Foreign Games Permit.
Number of gaming and wagering premises
|Total gambling premises||247|
|Number of premises with gaming machines#||94|
|Number of premises with keno||148|
|Number of premises with TAB||127|
|Number of premises with lottery||95|
#Data includes two casinos.
Note: Some premises may have multiple forms of gaming and wagering available. The data excludes the two Spirit of Tasmania licences as gaming operations have ceased aboard both vessels.
Tasmanian Gambling Exclusion Scheme (TGES)
|Third party exclusions||2||1||1||1||1|
|Venue operator exclusions||140||127||120||108||92|
|(People with both venue and self-exclusions)||13||11||9||7||10|
|Total excluded people||409||383||376||352||326|
Gambling tax ($m)
|Hotel and club gaming||30.55|
|Point of consumption||15.28|
Note: All taxes are reported one month in arrears when tax is receipted. For gambling tax paid in previous financial years, refer to Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission Annual Report