Gaming facts not fiction
Peter Dengate Thrush addresses the facts about the class 4 gaming in NZ.
Source: Business Desk
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Facts not fiction
Just the Facts, not Fiction about Gaming Machines
Gambling in New Zealand: A National Wellbeing Analysis
Source: TDB Advisory
Millions to the Community
In the 2016/17 year gaming machine grants delivered over $300 million to community organisations across New Zealand.
2017 Community Distribution
Class 4 Gaming proceeds are returned to the community. Proceeds from 32 societies operating in the Class 4 gamning sector in the 2017...
2018 Community Distribution
Class 4 Gaming proceeds are returned to the community. Proceeds from 32 societies operating in the Class 4 gamning sector in the 2018...
Class 4 Data Analytic review 2019
An overall increase in the amount granted per Society over the past three years has resulted in an increase in sport, community, and...
Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Internal Affairs
Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Internal Affairs by the Gaming Machine Association of NZ.
Gambling Harm Prevention & Minimisation Fact Sheet
This fact sheet describes what measures the The Gambling Act 2003 contains to minimise the harm caused to problem gamblers by pokies....
Guide to Pokies in New Zealand - DIA
This guide describes how The Department of Internal Affairs regulates the electronic gaming machine sector in New Zealand....
Mitigating problem gambling
Gaming machine operators are serious about minimising harm to problem gamblers. This fact sheet explains the steps gaming machine...
How does the Class 4 funding model work?
Our Class 4 gambling system is unique to New Zealand, with a proportion of the money gamblers lose being legally required to be...
Where does gaming machine money go?
The money put into a gaming machine that is not returned to a player is called Gaming Machine Profits (GMP). GMP is distributed...
How do pokie machines work?
By design, pokie machines take in more money than they give out and every spin is random. Machines and venues also contain...
Viewpoint NZ: Pokies ban
Source: NZ Herald
Viewpoint NZ video covering the debate about pokie machines. GMANZs Bruce Robertson is interviewed at the 23 minute mark....
Costs without benefits
Source: TDB Advisory
A two-sided review of a one-sided analysis of gambling.
The facts – not fiction – about pokies in pubs (class 4 gaming machines)