NSW 2021 Cumberland Council Elections - Alliance for Gambling Reform

NSW 2021 Cumberland Council Elections

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GAMBLING LOSSES FOR THE AREA

Cumberland Period Losses Poker Machines Premises
Club 2020/2021 $210,269,494 2134 14
Hotel 2020/2021 $159,994,303 522 18
  Weekly loss  $7,120,458    

 

AREA'S LOSSES

This council area is ranked 4th in the state for losses through poker machines in both clubs and pubs. It is ranked 26th most disadvantaged council area in the state. The Wentworthville Leagues club is ranked 9th in the state by poker machine net profit. The Village Tavern Auburn is ranked 4th in the state by pub poker machine net profit.

 

CANDIDATE RESPONSES

Name Ward Reducing the hours of poker machine venues?  Local governments having greater say on the granting or refusing applications for poker machines in their respective communities?  Banning of all sports gambling ads?  Reducing the opening hours of poker machine venues  Not taking any donations from venues or organisations that derive income from gambling interests?  Reducing gambling harm in your LGA? 
Carly Lewis Granville

 

Which of the policies referred to in our Candidate Information Pack do you support?
What is your position on poker machine policy?

Carly Lewis