Responsible Gambling - Casinos & RECs
Many people feel that purchasing
lottery tickets is not a serious form of gambling
and that minors should be allowed to play. While
lottery tickets can be a fun form of entertainment,
they should be restricted to adults only. Research
shows that minors are three times more likely to
develop gambling problems than an adult.
what the AGLC is doing to raise awareness...
The AGLC is committed to responsible
gambling. To help gaming licensees and the public meet
the social responsibility requirements set out in legislation,
regulation and policy, the AGLC has developed a number
of programs and initiatives, including:
Problem and Responsible Gambling Strategy
The purpose of the 2010-14 Problem
and Responsible Gambling Strategy is to continually
review emerging trends and issues in the areas of problem
and responsible gambling to ensure a mutual understanding
and commitment to related priorities and actions.