There are regulations for the location of gaming machines in hotels, clubs.
A hotel may have more than one gaming room. Any construction that's needed to build a gaming room must first get building approval from local council before gaming machines can be kept there.
If a hotel operates more than 10 gaming machines, then:
Gaming machines in the gaming room must:
By law, hotel gaming rooms must:
The requirement for a gaming room to be physically separated from the general bar area of a hotel does not:
More information can be found from the Gaming Machines Act 2001.
Gaming machines in hotels and clubs shouldn't be in a location that:
Here are a few examples that may be seen as intending to attract the attention of people outside of your venue:
The Secretary of the Department of Industry can direct a hotel or club to move or screen its gaming machines, if necessary.
Read more detailed information with the general location of gaming machines in hotels and clubs factsheet (PDF, 185 KB).
Operating a gaming machine