Gambling Act 2005

Gambling Act 2005

The Licensing Authority has regulatory powers, including the power to impose conditions on premises licences and to review premises licences.

The main types of licences cover:- 

  • casinos
  • bingo
  • adult gaming
  • family entertainment centre
  • betting premises
  • some new types of situations such as point to point racing.

Further information on the Gambling Act 2005 is available on the following websites:

In addition, the full Explanatory Note, which accompanies the Gambling Act 2005, can be read by clicking on the following link: -

ID: 2073, revised 23/01/2018