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Collingwood Football Club


  • Collingwood Football Club applied for an amendment to its license to add 8 electronic gaming machines (EGMs), increasing its EGMs from 80 to 88.
  • The City of Maroondah opposed the application.


  • Applying the net-detriment test, the commission weighed the likely negative and positive social and economic impacts, finding that the likely detriment to the well-being of the community outweighed the likely benefits.
  • Therefore, the commission refused the application as the net impact of the application would be detrimental.

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