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Interactive Gambling Regulations 2019

Authoritative Version
Regulations as made
This instrument specifies an exception to the meaning of ‘designated interactive gambling service advertisement’ in addition to those in Part 7A of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 20 Sep 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Oct-2019
Tabled Senate14-Oct-2019
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Interactive Gambling Regulations 2019

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 19 September 2019

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Paul Fletcher

Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts

 

 

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

6............ Designated interactive gambling service advertisements—exceptions........................... 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Interactive Gambling Regulations 2001                                                                                           3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Interactive Gambling Regulations 2019.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

21 September 2019

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

5  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in the Act, including designated interactive gambling service.

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.

6  Designated interactive gambling service advertisements—exceptions

             (1)  This section is made for the purposes of section 61BGA of the Act.

             (2)  An advertisement is not a designated interactive gambling service advertisement for the purposes of Part 7A of the Act if the advertisement:

                     (a)  relates to a product, or a service, that is not a designated interactive gambling service; and

                     (b)  cannot reasonably be regarded as being intended to promote:

                              (i)  a designated interactive gambling service; or

                             (ii)  designated interactive gambling services in general; or

                            (iii)  a trade mark that is particular to a designated interactive gambling service; or

                            (iv)  a domain name or URL that relates to a designated interactive gambling service.


Schedule 1Repeals

  

Interactive Gambling Regulations 2001

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.