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 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.
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.