The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation (VRGF) is a statutory authority established under the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation Act 2011 (PDF - 71.2 KB). The VRGF is governed by a board that is accountable to the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation, the Hon. Marlene Kairouz.

The foundation maintains close working relationships with its portfolio department, the Department of Justice and Regulation, as well as with the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation.


The board is responsible for providing strategic direction to the foundation and ensuring that the foundation achieves its objectives and carries out its functions. The board’s work is supported by three advisory committees.

Management and staff

The foundation is led by chief executive officer (CEO) Louise Glanville. The CEO is accountable to the board for the day-to-day management of the foundation. The CEO is supported by the foundation’s senior leadership team, which comprises the heads of the foundation’s functional units and other key senior leaders. Staff of around 50 are spread across the functions of treatment services, public health and prevention, community awareness, research and corporate support.

Governance structure

The diagram shows the structure of how the functions of the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation is governed.

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