What are the restricted items that cannot be purchased using a SmartCard?

9 February 2023

Restricted goods include:

  1. Alcohol
  2. Gambling goods and services (excluding lottery tickets and Scratchies)
  3. Tobacco
  4. Pornography
  5. Gift cards (cash-like products) that allow cardholders to access cash or purchase alcohol, tobacco, gambling products or pornographic material
  6. Any other goods or services determined by the Commonwealth of Australia in accordance with the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 (Cth).