Australian Communications and Media Authority News

17 Jul 2024
The Australian Communications and Media Authority requested that Australian internet service providers block two illegal gambling websites, after investigations found these services to be operating in breach of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
26 Jun 2024
The Australian Communications and Media Authority’s investigations identified 16 different gambling advertisements were provided outside the allowed times across a total of 267 live sport events.
23 May 2024
The Australian Communications and Media Authority requested Australian internet service providers block eight illegal websites, after investigations found these services to be operating in breach of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
22 Mar 2024
March Madness kicked off yesterday afternoon, and while online sports betting will surely be putting up insane numbers over the next few weeks, iGaming revenue across the U.S. continues to soar.
19 Mar 2024
Since the Australian Communications and Media Authority made its first blocking request in November 2019, 945 illegal gambling and affiliate websites have been blocked.
14 Dec 2023
The ACMA requested Australian internet service providers block more illegal offshore gambling and affiliate marketing websites, after investigations found 11 services to be operating in breach of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
1 Nov 2023
The Australian Communications and Media Authority's investigation found that a gambling ad aired outside of permitted times.
12 Oct 2023
The Australian Communications and Media Authority issued a formal warning to Best Bookies’ Price for operating an unlicensed online wagering service.
20 Sep 2023
The Australian Communications and Media Authority found five services to be operating in breach of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
24 Aug 2023
The Australian Communications and Media Authority requested internet service providers to block access to more illegal offshore sites including Crown Pokies and Play AUD.
21 Aug 2023
BetStop covers all Australian licensed interactive wagering service providers and will mean they are not allowed to open an account or accept a bet from self-excluded individuals, or send them marketing material.
27 Jul 2023
An Australian Communications and Media Authority investigation found five services to be operating in breach of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
21 Jun 2023
Investigations found 12 services to be operating in breach of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
17 May 2023
An Australian Communications and Media Authority investigation found CS:GO Roll was providing casino-style online games, which are illegal under the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
28 Apr 2023
The Australian Communications and Media Authority found that Ladbrokes.com.au and Neds services accepted 78 bets on the final day of the Bangkok LIV Golf tournament in October 2022.
19 Apr 2023
The Australian Communications and Media Authority found Kayo contravened gambling advertising rules by showing gambling advertisements during the May 2022 Fremantle V Collingwood AFL match.