The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Casino Control (VGCCC) has charged Tarkov with eight locations for allowing minors to gamble in violation of the 2003 Gambling Regulation Act.
Tabcorp faces a total of 54 charges, including 27 for allowing minors to gamble and not reasonably supervising electronic betting terminals.
Venue operators and TAB agencies are accused of allowing minors to gamble 27 times between September 8 and November 1, 2022. 파친코
Venue operators have been accused of allowing minors to gamble, allowing minors to gamble within the game console zone, and failing to ensure that gambling vending machines are always reasonably supervised. The TAB agency has been accused of allowing minors to gamble and failing to ensure reasonable supervision of electronic betting terminals.
The Olympic Hotel, Brunswick Club, Edward Lake Hotel, Parkview Hotel, Albion Charles Hotel, Doncaster Hotel, Rose Shamrock and Thistle Hotel, and Northcote TAB Agency.
If found guilty, operators face a collective fine of up to $1 million and Tabcorp faces a fine of up to $698,997.60.
“One of the most serious harms is allowing minors to gamble,” said Annette Kimmit AM, CEO of VGCCC. “All gambling venues must ensure they do not accept underage bets and request identification from anyone suspected to be underage.”