Legal Situation

What the law says

The amendment to the Gaming Act (Glücksspielgesetz) which came into force in Austria on 1 January 2011 represents a milestone in responsible gaming. Art. 25 (3) of this Act covers responsible gaming. With the new Gaming Act, Austria now counts among the countries in Europe with the strictest responsible gaming and player protection provisions.

A detailed description of the implementation of the provisions of the Gaming Act at the individual companies in the Casinos Austria and Austrian Lotteries Group can be found on this website in the section:

Extensive information about the legal situation can be found on the website of the Federal Ministry of Finance.

Gaming Act Art. 25 - german only
Gaming Act Art. 25 - german only
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