Class 3 gambling

27 Meaning of class 3 gambling

In this Act, class 3 gambling is gambling that satisfies the following criteria:


the net proceeds from the gambling are applied or distributed to authorised purposes; and


the total value of the prizes offered or awarded to the winners of the gambling activity, or to the winners of 1 session (if the gambling is conducted in sessions of more than 1 game), exceeds $5,000; and


there are game rules for the gambling; and


the gambling, and the conduct of the gambling, satisfies relevant game rules; and


the gambling does not utilise or involve a gaming machine, directly or indirectly; and


no commission is offered or paid to, or received by, a person for conducting the gambling, except a licensed promoter; and


the Secretary has not categorised the gambling as another class of gambling.

Section 27(ba): inserted, on 3 March 2015, by section 15(1) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 27(c): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 15(2) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).