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Community Groups To Benefit With Gaming Machine Funding Returning To Pre-Covid Levels

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GMANZ In Support Of DIA’s New Database


Source: Scoop

Gaming Machine Association In Support Of DIA’s New database.

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The counter argument for community-based gambling


Source: Hawkes Bay Today NZ Herald

Important to consider counter arguments on debate about the role of community-based gaming machines in New Zealand.

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GMANZ supports goals of Internal Affairs review into gaming machines



The Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand (GMANZ) announces its support for the harm reduction aim of the government's new review...

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Ministry of Health blocking funding for facial recognition technology on pokies


Source: NZ Herald

The organisation representing pokie machine owners wants the Government to fork out to help it fund facial recognition software in...

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Pokies association wants better results from gambling addiction services


Source: Stuff

The Gaming Machine Association is pushing against an increase to the Problem Gambling Levy, until it sees proof that the levy is...

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New Zealand’s Pokies Association Pushing for Lower Problem Gambling Rates


Source: Gambling News

New Zealand’s Ministry of Health has proposed a 26% increase ($16 million) in the problem gambling levy budget over the upcoming...

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Community groups to suffer from bad data


Source: GMANZ

The Hutt City council’s decision to implement a sinking lid policy on gaming machines means community groups that rely on them for...

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Latest Gaming Figures


Source: Scoop News

The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) has released data showing expenditure of pub and club-based gaming machines over the last...

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Community projects missing out on pokie funds in lockdown


Source: RNZ

The head of the gaming machine association is warning that hundreds of community projects will suffer because no money is going into...

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'Shopping list for armed robbers': Government plan to reveal pub pokies turnover attacked


Source: Stuff

A government plan to openly publish pub-by-pub statistics for poker machine turnover has been attacked by pokie officials as a...

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Gambling For The Year Is Down Despite Spending Rebound


Source: GMANZ

The Department of Internal Affairs has today released data showing that, while gambling for the year was down, spending for the...

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