Community Contribution Reform Scheme


As of 1 July 2019, we made changes to the ACT community contribution scheme to maximise community benefits and increase transparency.

Under the changes, clubs now have a minimum increased community contribution rate of 8.8% of net gaming machine revenue (NGMR), up from 8% under the old scheme. The minimum contribution requirements for clubs are:

Hotels now also must make a minimum mandatory community contribution of 0.8% of ‘community contribution revenue’ (CCR, being gross gaming machine revenue less any gaming machine tax paid), consisting of:

The main reforms under the new scheme include:

For queries regarding the reforms, please contact: complianceandinvestigations@act.gov.au

Your completed annual report should be sent to Gaming.Operations@act.gov.au