The Gambling Commission’s revised Licence Conditions and Codes of Practice have come into force today (with one exception) and the Commission has also published a reminder that the 16 September licensing deadline is fast approaching for offshore gambling operators who wish to continue to provide services in Great Britain beyond 1 October 2014.
Suzanne Davies summarises the proposed forthcoming changes to the mandatory conditions on premises licences.
David Clifton is pictured speaking in Valletta on 18 July 2014 at the Business Breakfast hosted by the Remote Gaming Business Section of The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry for remote gambling operators licensed in Malta and other stakeholders in the sector.
The European Commission has published a recommendation for the common protection of consumers of online gambling services in the EU and has encouraged Member States to implement it with a view to ensuring that, throughout the EU, consumers and minors are protected at a similarly high level
With effect from 1 October 2014, all remote gambling operators wanting to transact with British customers and/or to advertise to them must have a British operating licence. Contact us now to find out about our competitively priced fixed cost service, adapted to suit the circumstances in each individual case.
David Clifton has been invited to speak on “Managing UK Licensing Transition” as part of “The Remote Gaming Business Breakfast – Plans for Reform: Where To?” meeting to be held at The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry on Friday 18 July between 8.30am and 11.30am.
Developed from a question & answer session in which David Clifton was speaking at the iGaming Compliance Conference at the iGaming Supershow held in Amsterdam on 26 June 2014.
David Clifton explains how recent developments with business rates might have bearing on your business.
The Gambling Commission has today published a long-awaited advice note entitled “What is Gambling Software” that, amongst other things, explains developments in the Commission’s thinking insofar as the need for a gambling software licence is required.
The Gambling Commission has published a helpful flowchart – which you can download below – setting out the transitional arrangements under the 2014 Act. We are able to manage the transitional process for existing operators from EEA and white-listed jurisdictions, so please make contact if interested.