NSW Lotteries weekly reports – keep a backup copy

Each week NSW Lotteries makes available a number of reports to Newsagents showing various aspects of performance. Some of these reports contain data “tied” to your dashboard rating payments/credits as well as reflecting business trends. The availability of these reports expires after 12 months, to the day.

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Final notice and invitation to AGM

NANA will conduct its delayed 2019 AGM tomorrow, Thursday 21 May 2020 at 5:00PM. The meeting will be conducted using ZOOM. Eligible Members are invited to participate. The Agenda for the meeting and directions on how to download financial reports, etc have previously been distributed. Members can locate the pack of information HERE and download the […]

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Is it time to dump epay?

In October 2019 epay advised of reviewed monthly charges to users of their epay system, via their dedicated Verifone Terminal. The changes came into operation commencing November 2019: •   A $50 (ex GST) terminal rental charge if $2,500 face value worth of product is not sold each month, and •   An $11 (ex GST) charge for […]

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NSW Lotteries working on alternate compliance measures

NANA has been in discussions with Tabcorp/NSW Lotteries over a sensible approach to assessing compliance against different aspects of what Newsagents are required to do as far as lotteries requirements for responsible gambling information, POS material displays and other compliance matters are concerned. Tabcorp also has concerns about using social distancing measures and how they are […]

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More outstanding payments identified for service station accounts

NANA has been working with Members to recover large sums of outstanding account balances for service station sub-agent accounts across NSW and ACT. We have identified systemic problems with corporate Shell, Woolworths/Caltex and BP sites. In some cases, the amounts due which Newsagents were unable to recover exceeded well over $5,000.

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Exercise care when considering insurance offerings

NANA has seen quite a few insurance offerings emerging from brokers inexperienced in the Newsagency industry. We have seen some brokers claiming to be able to offer mandatory lotteries insurance when they are not approved by Tabcorp/NSW Lotteries for NSW and ACT and in other jurisdictions. Some are quoting on general business insurance without including […]

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