Betting & Gaming

16 Jul 2018

Gambling - Commission Publish 2017/2018 report.

On Friday the Gambling Commission published their annual report for the period of 1st April 2017 to 31st March 2018.The report included statements from the Chairman, William Moyes, and recently appointed CEO Neil McArthur.  In addition a nu...

05 Jul 2018

Gambling - Gambling advertising: regulation in Great Britain - Commons Briefing Paper

We keep a close eye on relevant Briefing Papers published by the House of Commons Library, which we believe would be of interest to our sector.We have previously highlighted the Library’s briefing paper on “Gambling advertising: regu...

03 Jul 2018

Gambling - DCMS Consultation on Society Lottery Reform

On Friday 29th June the DCMS launched a consultation on Society Lottery Reform which will run until 11:45pm on 7th September 2018.The consultation explores a number of proposals including raising the annual limit of society lottery sales from &p...

03 Jul 2018

Gambling - Gambling Commission's Enforcement Report 2017-2018

For the first time since the creation of the Gambling Commission has published a report of the enforcement action it has taken over the past year.The new Chief Executive of the Commission, Neil McArthur,  states in his foreword to the repor...

03 Jul 2018

Gambling - Gambling Commission's response to RGSB report.

The Gambling Commission has now published its response to the Responsible Gambling Strategy Board (RGSB) report ‘Trends in Children’s Gambling’.The response is qualified as it is the Commission’s initial response to the R...

20 Jun 2018

Fixed Odds Betting Terminals ( FOBTs) - Commons Briefing Paper

We keep a close eye on relevant Briefing Papers published by the House of Commons Library, which would be of interest to our sector.One such briefing paper is in respect of Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs).The terminals have been the subje...