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Regulations have been made under the Gambling Act 2003 to help achieve the objectives of the Act. Regulations apply to individuals and organisations that are authorised to operate gambling.

Gambling (Electronic Monitoring Fees) Regulations 2006
The regulations set out the fees payable in respect of gaming machines connected to the Electronic Monitoring System, effective from 9 May, 2006.
Gambling (Class 4 Banking) Regulations 2006
These regulations apply to all Class 4 gambling venues, effective from 6 April, 2006 . The 2006 regulations replace the existing venue licence condition 4 for venues.
Gambling (Licensed Promoters) Regulations 2005
Licensed Promoters conduct gambling for a society. A society can employ a Licensed Promoter only for Class 3 gambling.
Gambling (Prohibited Property) Regulations 2005
The regulations set out which property must not be offered as a reward for, or used to reward a winner of, gambling.
Gambling (Fees and Revocations) Regulations 2004
The regulations stipulate the fees that apply for licences and approvals under the Act. The fees also contribute to the Department of Internal Affairs' compliance activity and the Gambling Commission.
Gambling (Problem Gambling Levy) Regulations 2004
The regulations apply to pub and club gaming machine, casino, TAB and Lotteries Commission profits. The Levy reimburses the Crown for the cost of problem gambling services delivered by the Ministry of Health.
Gambling (Harm Prevention and Minimisation) Regulations 2004
The harm prevention and minimisation regulations apply to gaming machines in pubs and clubs and casinos.
Racing (Harm Prevention and Minimisation) Regulations 2004
Separate regulations for prevention and minimisation of harm have been created for the New Zealand Racing Board.
Gambling (Class 4 Net Proceeds) Regulations 2004
The class 4 net proceeds regulations apply to class 4 operators. The regulations set out requirements for the retention of certain records and management of gambling equipment and for the application and distribution of net proceeds.
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