Part 1 Preliminary provisions

2 Commencement

(1)

The following sections come into force on the day after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent:

(b)
(c)
(d)
(g)
(i)
(j)
(k)
(m)

section 372 as far as it relates to section 314; and

(n)

section 374 as far as it relates to the items in Schedule 8 relating to the Racing Act 2003 (except new section 61); and

(p)
(q)

Schedule 7 as far as it relates to the Casino Control Act 1990; and

(r)

section 4(1) as far as it relates to the sections specified in paragraphs (a) to (q).

(2)

Schedule 7 as far as it relates to the Gaming and Lotteries Act 1977 comes into force on 1 October 2003.

(3)

The rest of this Act comes into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council, and 1 or more Orders in Council may be made appointing different dates for different provisions.

Section 2(3): sections 16 and 376(3), and section 4(1), so far as it relates to those sections, brought into force, on 15 January 2004, by clause 2(1) of the Gambling Act Commencement Order 2003 (SR 2003/384).

Section 2(3): sections 220–223, 224(1)(o), 224(2), 225–234, and 235(5), and section 4(1), so far as it relates to those sections, brought into force, on 1 March 2004, by clause 2(2) of the Gambling Act Commencement Order 2003 (SR 2003/384).

Section 2(3): the rest of the Act, except for section 374 so far as it relates to the items in Schedule 9 relating to the Tax Administration Act 1994, brought into force, on 1 July 2004, by clause 2(3) of the Gambling Act Commencement Order 2003 (SR 2003/384).