The WA gambling regulator is calling on the state governing administration to set up an unbiased inquiry into Crown’s suitability to keep a on line casino licence in Perth.

The Gaming and Wagering Commission of Western Australia formally advised an impartial inquiry with the powers of a Royal Commission, right after a assembly to think about the report of the Bergin Inquiry.

The WA gambling regulator is contacting on the point out governing administration to set up an independent inquiry into Crown’s suitability to maintain a casino licence in Perth. (Joe Armao)

The GWC counseled the work of Patricia Bergin SC and her staff on “what was an extensive and extensive investigation into the appropriateness of Crown attaining a limited gaming licence in NSW” as nicely as “the ongoing governance of Crown Casinos throughout two jurisdictions”.

“The GWC acknowledges the seriousness of the results and has been functioning cooperatively with the Bergin Inquiry considering the fact that it came to gentle,” it reported in a assertion.

Crown Resorts was officially told by the NSW regulator it is no extended a acceptable particular person to maintain a gaming licence for its $2.2 billion Barangaroo on line casino.

In a discover to shareholders, Crown stated it experienced been given a letter from the NSW Impartial Liquor and Gaming Authority (ILGA) informing the small business formally of the proceedings underway.

The results come a 7 days just after the damning Bergin report, which concluded an intensive 18-thirty day period investigation on Crown’s casino dealings with an 800-web site document that encouraged “root and department” improvements.