Implementation 2010–2013

The Ministry proposed the following problem gambling research projects for delivery in the 2010–2013 period.

Click on the project name to see a summary of the project and if it has been finalised the final report.

The Ministry manages its problem gambling research contracts in accordance with its Standard Operating Procedures for research (SOPr)

The SOPr supplements the standard operating procedures for contract management (SOP).

Summary of Problem Gambling Research contracts 2010–2013
Provider Name Description Contract Value (excluding GST) Status
Auckland University of Technology National Gambling Study $2,350,000 In contract
Auckland University of Technology National Problem Gambling Intervention Effectiveness $1,098,146 Completed
Auckland University of Technology Effectiveness of problem gambling brief telephone interventions: An uncontrolled outcome study   Completed
SHORE A Study for Community Level Harm from Gambling $ 450,000 In contract
Auckland University of Technology Pacific Families Replication (PIF) $ 150,000 In contract
University of Auckland Impact of Gambling and Problem Gambling on Asian Families and Communities $ 201,040 Completed
Te Runanga o Kirikiriroa Impact of Gambling & Problem Gambling on Māori Families and Communities $ 299,480 In contract
Schottler Consulting Impact of Marketing, Advertising and Sponsorship on Gambling behaviour $ 207,200 Completed
Opus Consulting Investigation of the Influence of Gambling Venue Characteristics on Gambler’s Behaviour $ 96,000 Completed
Auckland University of Technology Impact of Gambling & Problem Gambling on Pacific Families and Communities $ 195,455 Completed
Auckland University of Technology Investigation into the Effect of Gambling Game Characteristics, PIDS and Pop-up Technology on Gambling and Problem Gambling Behaviour $ 335,600 In contract
University of Auckland Exploration of Youth Participation in Gambling and the Impact of Problem Gambling on Young people in New Zealand $ 45,000 Completed
  Researcher/Provider Initiated Research 2010/11    
Hapai Te Hauora Tapui Ltd Project 1: Investigating Maori Input into Decision Making on Gambling $65,200 In contract
Abacus Counselling Training & Supervision Ltd Project 2: Understanding Effective Facilitation Service Delivery $43,000 In contract
University of Auckland Youth 2012 Exploration of Youth Participation in Gambling $221,000 Completed
  Researcher/Provider Initiated Research 2011/12 & 2012/13    
Auckland University of Technology Project 1: Problem gambling and family violence in help-seeking populations: Prevalence, co-occurrence, impact and coping $162,536 In contract
Hapai Te Hauora Tapui Ltd Project 2: Investigating the effectiveness of a Sinking Lid Policy for Māori problem gambling $59,013.12 In contract
Schottler Consulting Project 3: How New Zealand gamblers set gambling limits and factors which influence gambler adherence to limits: The first study of pre-commitment in New Zealand $131,556 In contract
University of Auckland Delivery of Problem Gambling Services to Prisoners $40,000 Completed

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