Gambling providers and RSG staff must not provide credit or lend money to anyone for the purpose of gambling. Severe penalties apply to this practice, ranging from fines for RSG staff to the cancellation of the gambling provider’s licence. Credit betting is illegal. Requesting for a loan or an extension of credit can often be […]
Are you a gambling employee on licensed premises? So what is gambling anyway? Gambling involves the staking of money or items of value on the outcome of an uncertain event that is determined by chance. Four types of activities are generally included in the definition: Gaming The exchange of an item of value according to […]
Employees who provide gambling activities are required to be able to provide patrons with the odds of winning of common forms of gambling. The odds of winning differ for different types of gambling activities, but one element stays the same – the odds always favour the house.
A key component of delivering responsible service of gambling, it to ensure you understand the risks and warning signs associated with problem gambling. Most adult Queenslanders gamble – whether it be at a casino or the local hotel or club – on lotto, bingo, the horses, sports events, keno, gaming machines or some other game […]
It is every gambling provider’s responsibility to provide information to ensure patrons can make informed decisions about their gambling. As a gambling venue employee, your role in providing information to patrons within your workplace is absolutely critical.
When working at a gambling venue in Queensland if you observe a number of risk indicators in a patron your responsible gambling role is to: – Provide the patron with information about the role of your venue’s CLO – provide the patron with information about the self-exclusion services that are available at your venue – […]
The Queensland Responsible Gambling Code of Practice was developed to bind the gaming industry in a commitment to assisting gamblers gamble safely and responsibly. The RG Code of Practice forms the background to the Responsible Service of Gambling training course.