In-Play Betting Still Banned in Australia

Over the course of the past year, there has been a legal debate over whether or not in-play betting should be banned in Australia among local operators. Recently, the government has reviewed the issue, and decided that in-play betting will continue to remain prohibited. The federal government had considered whether or not Australia’s betting market[…]

Sports betting companies try to regulate in-play betting

Sportbet has hit out at TAB outlets and clubs for holding back online innovation because they are concerned about their revenue. The Irish gambling organization Paddy Power has expressed concern that the monopoly position has been owned by the Tabcorp and Tatts is unfair, given that the Federal government puts pressure on the corporate bookmakers[…]

The legislation of the live betting and gambling

Peak Sports bodies are pushing hard for the legislation of live online sports betting in Australia, The Sydney Morning Herald has reported. However, the government is worried about the increasing corruption risk of the sports industry. Live betting is currently allowed through TABs and controversially, mobile phones. However, the federal government has considereing reviewing the Interactive Gambling Act[…]