Section 10 Unlawful Gambling Act 1998 | Betting with Bookmakers Acting Illegally

The Legislation

Section 10 of the Unlawful Gambling Act 1998 (NSW) is concerned with Betting with Bookmakers and is set out below.

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10 Betting in New South Wales with bookmakers acting illegally

A person must not make a bet with another person if the person knows, or would reasonably be expected to know, that the other person is carrying on bookmaking in contravention of this Act.

Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units or imprisonment for 12 months (or both).