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Self Ban tools

Implementing a self-ban from pokies is akin to the traditional practice of rāhui, serving as a personal safeguard. It’s a conscious commitment to pause and protect oneself from the potential harm of gambling, reflecting respect for one’s own well-being and financial health.


Ban yourself from venues with pokie machines.


Block your MyLotto account.


Use the 'take a break' feature for the TAB.


Get an app to block online gambling websites and applications.

If you would like information and advice please contact us at Hawke’s Bay Gambling Services and one of our Counsellors will call you to make a time for you to come into one of our offices.