About Northern Territory of Australia
There are two codes of practice for responsible gambling in the Northern Territory. They aim to minimise harm to individuals and the community from problem gambling.
The Code of Practice for Responsible Gambling relates to all forms of gambling.
The Code of Practice for Responsible Online Gambling relates only to online gambling, including web-based, app and telephone betting on any device such as computers, tablets and smartphones.
The codes set down what NT gambling providers must do to help reduce harm caused by problem gambling.
They also encourage licenced gambling operators to take extra steps to further minimise harm.
There is also a mandatory code of practice which forms part of the licence conditions for sports bookmakers. This code sets out the rules for providing credit to gamblers.
Any activity in the Northern Territory (NT) which involves betting or gambling is governed by laws, regulations and licences.
This includes all of the following industries and activities:
There are also codes of practice aimed at minimising potential harm to individuals and the community from problem gambling.