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Management and structure

The organisation is led by Deputy Secretary, Liquor, Gaming and Racing, Paul Newson.​

View our management structure​​​​​​​​ (PDF, ​124​KB)​

Liquor & Gaming NSW's structure includes two branches, Regulatory Operations and Regulatory Policy, Strategy & Support.

Regulatory Operations Branch

The Regulatory Operations Branch is responsible for industry supervision activities, including licensing decision-making and administration, compliance operations and investigations. Other functions in this branch include responsibility for regulatory education, customer experience and revenue assurance and integrity oversight of casino operations.

Regulatory Policy, Strategy & Suppo​​rt Branch

The Regulatory Policy & Strategy branch provides policy advice to Government and administers the regulatory framework as well as leads strategic initiatives and planning. Other functions in this branch include responsibility for program implementation, monitoring and evaluation and organisational governance. The branch also provides media and communication support and the secretariat for the Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority Board.