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Information and resources
The Gambling Information Resource Office provides information on issues related to gambling.
Hawthorn Football Club Ltd has been ordered to make a $66,000 donation in order to comply with a diversion plan for conducting unauthorised gambling at Vegas at Waverley Gardens.
Caszur Nominees Pty Ltd has been ordered into a diversion plan as a result of modifying the gaming machine area at the Sherbourne Terrace without seeking the approval of the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation.
Dr Dina McMillan was recently appointed as a Commissioner at the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation.
Racing Australia recently published the 2015-16 edition of the Australian Racing Factbook.
The Minister for Gaming Regulation has issued decision-making guidelines for the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation to consider when determining an application for the approval of new pokies premises located in a building that includes permanent residential accommodation.
The Victorian Auditor-General's Office has tabled a report on the regulation of gambling and liquor.
Victoria spent nearly $17 million, or 1.2 per cent, more on the pokies from July to December 2016 compared to the same period in 2015.
On 21 November 2016 the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation heard an application from Watsonia RSL Sub-Branch Inc to increase the number of pokies at Watsonia RSL Sub-Branch from 83 to 103.
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