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3. Gambling statement of principles

As the licensing authority, we are reviewing the statement of principles, as required by the Gambling Act 2005, and is now available for public consultation.

The licensing objectives under the Gambling Act and are;

  • preventing gambling from being a source of crime or disorder, being associated with crime or disorder, or being used to support crime
  • ensuring that gaming is conducted in a fair and open way, and
  • protecting children and other vulnerable persons from being harmed or exploited by gambling.

How to get involved

Please read our draft Statement of Principles and email with your comments by Friday 28 September 2018.