The Gambling Commission has announced that, as part of its commitment to digital first:
- from 1 September 2017, the key event email will no longer be available, meaning that all key events should be submitted via eServices – Operator, and
- it will accept pdf regulatory return forms until 30 September 2017 but, with effect from 1 October 2017, all regulatory returns will need to be submitted via eServices – Operator. It will be removing the pdf forms from its website on 1 September 2017.
It states that over 95% of operators are currently using the eServices – Operator system and that if you are yet to sign up, you should contact the Commission on 0121 230 6666 and speak to your account manager.