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Gambling Block

Our gambling block feature is available to help customers plan and manage their personal credit card and debit card spend by preventing the authorisation of transactions which are registered under the merchant category code ‘Betting/Casino Gambling’.


The gambling block feature is available on eligible personal credit cards and debit cards. Simply sign in to your Online Banking and activate gambling block in the Card Services menu or call our Customer Care team on 132 032 between 8am - 8pm Sydney Time, 7 days to activate this option. For more information, please refer to the relevant Terms and Conditions for your credit card or debit card.

Frequently asked questions

The gambling block feature allows the primary credit cardholder or individual debit cardholder to request gambling transactions, categorised as betting or casino, to be blocked for their card.

For joint accounts, each debit card operates individually and only the individual cardholder can turn gambling block on or off. 

For credit cards, only the primary cardholder or account holder can turn gambling block on or off for their card and any additional cards.


If you wish to speak to someone about gambling, Gambling Help Online provides free, confidential support for anyone affected by gambling. You can chat to a counsellor online by visiting You can also speak to a counsellor by calling Gambler’s Helpline on 1800 858 858.