Responsible Gambling

Have Fun, But Play It Safe

The Horsham RSL supports and promotes Responsible Gambling and would like you to have a great time at our venue and make sure gaming stays fun. Handy Hints for Responsible Gambling are:


·          Set yourself a limit and do not exceed it

·          Don’t chase your Losses – Walk Away

·          Take frequent breaks from the machine

·          Only Gamble what you are prepared to lose… and no more

·          If you win, put some away or walk away a winner.


You should seek help if you….

·          spend more than you should.

·          use gambling to escape from your problems.

·          feel like you can’t walk away.

·          fight with your family over money and/or your gambling.


Responsible Gambling Strategies


Pre Commitment  – The Victorian Government legislation came into effect in December 2015, making it mandatory for all Victorian Gaming Venues to offer a Voluntary Pre Commitment Scheme.

Horsham RSL is pre commitment compliant…. See our staff to register for voluntary pre commitment.

You can nominate your daily/ weekly spending amount…. another way to take control of your gambling.

Self Exclusion – The Horsham RSL participates in a Self Exclusion Program which is administered by the Australian Hotels Association (AHA) Victoria. Further details can be obtained at the AHA Website Click Here or you can download a copy of the AHA - SEP Overview

Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct – The Horsham RSL is committed to the objects & purposes of the Returned and Services League, which include the care & assistance of veterans and their families, and involvement & commitment to the members of the local community. The Horsham RSL accepts the responsibility for the care of its members & visitors including the responsible supervision of gambling as detailed in the RSL Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct

Responsible Gambling Links


Australian Hotels Association

Problem Gambling

Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation

Gamblers Help

Financial Counseling - Child and Family Services Ballarat

Money Smart

Wimmera Uniting Care

Victorian Commission for Gambling & Liquor Regulation


Horsham RSL  |  36 McLachlan Street, Horsham   |  Ph 03 5382 5222  |