Problem Gambling Help

If playing our games is no longer fun for you, or you are concerned about the playing behaviour of someone close to you, problem gambling information and counselling is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Contact the Gambling Help Line on free call 1800 858 858, or visit for confidential advice and counselling.

SA Lotteries and its retail agency network are committed to the responsible promotion and conduct of lottery games to ensure a safe playing environment for customers. Find out more about SA Lotteries' responsible play commitment by reading our 'Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct' or the 'Have Fun and Play Responsibly' brochure, which is also available in five foreign languages:


Self Management Tools

Gambling Help Online is a great online resource for help referral, online counselling and self management tools, such as below.

Gambling Calculator

Ever wondered how much you really spend on gambling? By the time gambling has become a problem it has often impacted on several areas of a person’s life. The Gambling Help Online Calculator can give you a better picture of how gambling affects your life over a year.

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Risk Assessment

The Gambling Help Online Risk Assessment is known as the Problem Gambling Severity Index (PGSI). The PGSI is a reliable and standardised measure of at risk behaviour in problem gambling. It is a tool based on research on the common signs and consequences of problematic gambling.

Take the test now and find out your profile.


Gambling Help NSW is aware that starting a conversation about problem gambling can be awkward and uncomfortable for everyone involved. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Talkward is a simple, less intimidating way to start this important conversation. Don’t let feeling awkward stop you. Step up and get it done, today.

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Gambling Help

Do you enjoy gambling products, but sometimes lose track of your spend? Stay on Track is a mobile phone application that makes it easy to set a gambling budget and stick to it.