‘We now confirm that we will be withdrawing real money services from Australia. The Company has arrived at this decision due to changes in Australian gaming law and the introduction of the Interactive Gambling Amendment Act.’
Why Were BetOnline Forced to Leave?
Introduced in September 2017, the Interactive Gambling Amendment Act prohibited the provision of ‘interactive gambling services’ to customers in Australia. However, it wasn’t until seven months later that BetOnline had to say goodbye to most of its Oceanic clientele. So why the delay?