National Integrity Framework

The National Integrity Framework is the umbrella term for the suite of policies, educational materials and other resources that establish basketball’s perimeter against corruption.  The Framework applies to all competitions and events conducted under the auspices of Basketball Australia or a member state/territory association, including the National Basketball League.  The Framework sets the broad expectations for the conduct of all Participants, but also incorporates detailed policies to regulate behaviour and ensure action can be taken against those who fail to adhere to behavioural standards and expose the sport to undue risk.

National Integrity Framework - Overview Diagram







If you see, hear or experience any suspicious or unwelcomed activity relating to cheating, doping, gambling or match-fixing, report it to StopLine:

You can report anonymously if you prefer.

If you have experienced or witnessed discrimination, harassment or bullying on any grounds, please lodge a member protection report with your relevant club, association or state basketball body.

Information relating to suspected breaches of Basketball Australia’s Anti-Doping Policy can be reported to ASADA:

If you have any information in relation to a criminal matter, please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


National Integrity Framework (Effective 1 July 2017)

Appendix 1 – Code of Conduct (Effective 1 July 2017)

Appendix 2 – Gambling & Match Fixing Policy (Effective 1 July 2017)

Appendix 3 – Illicit Drugs Policy (Effective 1 July 2017)

Appendix 4 – Anti-Doping Policy (Effective 1 January 2015)

Appendix 5 – Member Protection Policy (Effective 19 October 2015)

Appendix 6 – Sports Science & Sports Medicine Policy (Effective 1 January 2016)

Appendix 7 – Whistleblowing Policy (Effective 1 July 2017)


Match-Fixing Policy (Effective 25 March 2013 to 30 June 2017)

Illicit Drugs in Sport Policy (Effective 1 June 2010 to 30 June 2017)

Whistleblowing Policy (Effective 25 March 2013 to 30 June 2017)


National Integrity Framework

Gambling & Match Fixing

Illicit Drugs


Member Protection


E-Learning – Keep Sport Honest

E-Learning – Illicit Drugs in Sport 

E-Learning – ASADA Levels 1 & 2 


In-Stadium Poster re. Courtsiding SEABL/WNBL

Locker Room Poster

One-Page Explainer re. Genius Sports (v2)

Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) Application


Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA)

World Anti-Doping Agency

National Integrity of Sport Unit

Australian Sports Commission 


Basketball Australia has entered into agreements with several Approved Betting Operators (listed below).  The Approved Betting Operators and Basketball Australia have agreed to share information and work together to maintain the ongoing integrity of basketball matches throughout Australia.  This relationship extends to matches featuring the Boomers and Opals, international basketball matches played in Australia, league matches in the NBL, WNBL and SEABL as well as state-level tournaments and competitions that are sanctioned by Basketball Australia.  The Approved Betting Operators ensure that a portion of the proceeds generated from betting on basketball are returned to Basketball Australia for reinvestment in basketball in Australia.

- Bet365
- Betfair
- Betting Club
- Blue Bet
- Classic Bet
- Crownbet
- Elitebet
- Ladbrokes
- Luxbet
- Neds
- Palmer Bet
- Pointsbet
- Sportchamps
- Sportsbet
- TabTouch (Racing & Wagering Western Australia)
- TopBetta
- Unibet
- William Hill

Approved Bet Types

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