The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) is responsible for regulating businesses focusing on the people, premises, products and promotions involved in supplying gambling and liquor.
Gaming venue operators have until 6 May 2016 to pay their 2014-15 supervision charges or penalties apply.
Daylight saving ends at 3am this Sunday (3 April 2016), which means clocks will be moved back to 2am.
Gambling and liquor licensees and other stakeholders are invited to VCGLR’s regional Knowledge Exchange event in Ararat on Wednesday 25 May 2016.
Monday 25 April 2016 is the anniversary of Australia and New Zealand’s military action in World War I. We honour the sacrifice, suffering and contribution of all Australians who have served and died in war, conflict, and peacekeeping operations.
Venue operators must submit all unclaimed winnings to the State Revenue Office (SRO) by 31 May.
Commercial licence holders and venue operators are required to undertake an annual review of their Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct (Code) and, where applicable, self-exclusion programs (SEPs) by 12 August 2016.
The first inner-city “Super Forum” brings together representatives from industry, regulators and local and state government to discuss current liquor trends and issues.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has unveiled the new $5 bank note which will be in circulation from September 2016. A new $10 note is planned for 2016/17.
The designated areas in Mornington and Mildura city centres and surrounds have been extended for a further 12 months.