Victorians lose $3.022 billion on pokies in 2022-23
On 28 July 2023, the Victorian Gambling and Casino Control Commission released figures on pokies expenditure for the 2022-23 financial year.
In total, $3.022 billion was lost in Victoria at the pokies between 1 July 2022 and 30 June 2023. A total of $1.580 billion was lost between 1 July and 31 December 2022 while $1.442 billion was lost between 1 January and 30 June 2023.
Expenditure figures are available for each local government area, as well as for each of the 485 clubs and hotels operating pokies.