Gaming Machines Act 2001 No 127
As amended to Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2019 (No 1). Commenced 1 July 2019. Current to 1 July 2019.
Section 197(1): Proceedings for an offence under the Act or regulations are to be dealt with summarily before the Local Court.
Time for commencement
Section 197(2): Proceedings for an offence under the Act or the regulations may be commenced within but not later than 12 mths after the date on which the offence is alleged to have been committed.
Liability of Directors
Section 199A: If a corporation commits a “corporate offence” a director who aids, abets, counsels, procures, induces, conspires in the commission of the corporate offence is liable to the same penalty for the offence if committed by an individual.
|43(1)||Publish gaming machine advertising||100 pu|
|44(1)||Display gambling sign outside/in vicinity of hotel/club; inside, visible outside||100 pu|
|45A(2), (3)||Disclosure of information in player activity statement by hotelier, club or others||100 pu|
|45B(3)||Disclosure of information in relation to players||100 pu|
|46(1)||Failure of hotelier/club to provide for problem gambling counselling||100 pu|
|46(3)||Hotelier/club fail to provide evidence of gambling counselling arrangements||100 pu|
|47A(1)||Accept transfer of prize-winning cheque||100 pu|
|49B, 49C, 49D||Responsible conduct of gambling training||Indiv: 50 pu; Corp: 250 pu|
|50(1)||Minor operate gaming machine in hotel/club||10 pu|
|51(1)||Hotelier, club, secretary liable for operation of gaming machine by minor||50 pu|
|52(1)||Minor enter/being in club gaming machine area||10 pu|
|52(2)||Fail to remove minor from club’s gaming machine area||50 pu|
|52(3)||Member liable for guest minor being in gaming machine area||20 pu|
|53(2)||Minor refuses/fails to state name and address/produce evidence of age||10 pu|
|68(a)||Locate more than 5 gaming machines in general bar area||100 pu|
|68(b)||Fail to ensure gaming machines are located in gaming room||100 pu|
|68A(1)||Fail to locate and operate gaming machines in bar area||100 pu|
|75A||Fail to pay prizes from gaming machines||100 pu and/or 12 mths|
|80(1), (3)–(7)||Interferences with machine, cheating||100 pu and/or 12 mths|
|80A||Person falsely claim gaming machine prize||100 pu|
|81A(1)||Unauthorised destruction of approved gaming machine||100 pu and/or 12 mths|
|139(2)||Centralised monitoring system licensee must not use or divulge CMS information without ministerial consent or otherwise than in accordance with the CMS licence||100 pu|
|139(3)||A person to whom CMS information is divulged by a CMS licensee must not use or divulge CMS information otherwise than in accordance with the Act or regulations, or any terms or conditions under which the information was provided to the person||50 pu|
|210(3)||Regulations may create offences||50 pu|