Discussion and background papers

We aim to contribute to community conversations about gambling issues. Our background papers review all the latest research on a particular topic. Our discussion papers also review the latest research on a particular topic, but also provide insights and recommendations to address the issue.

Latest background paper

Responsible gambling: past, present and future

This paper explores the ways in which responsible gambling has been defined, as well as current discussions around the use of the term. It examines the most up-to-date research on how to promote responsible gambling, and considers how new research on gambling harm may influence our understanding of responsible gambling.

Responsible gambling: past, present and future (PDF - 1118.4 KB)

Discussion papers

Addressing problem gambling harm: working with families and friends (PDF - 630 KB)

Gambling and the workplace (PDF - 1437.6 KB)

Seeking help for gambling problems (PDF - 504.2 KB)

Gambling and young people: impacts, challenges and responses (PDF - 793.6 KB)

Background papers

Responsible gambling: past, present and future (PDF - 1118.4 KB)

Using a public health approach in the prevention of gambling-related harm (PDF - 375 KB)

Risk factors for problem gambling: environmental, geographic, social, cultural, demographic, socio-economic, family and household (PDF - 1460.6 KB)

Cross sector collaboration: Implications for Gambler's help (PDF - 828.3 KB)

Complex lives: Co-occurring conditions of problem gambling (PDF - 307.6 KB)

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