Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Gambling Principles Review

Closed 25 Nov 2018

Opened 16 Oct 2018

Feedback Updated 26 Nov 2018

We Asked

For comments/views in regard to the draft Statement of Gambling Principles.

You Said

Responses will be collated and reviewed and will contribute towards a report for the Licensing and Public Protection Committee to consider.

We Did

The results of this consultation will form part of a report which will be heard and approved by members at a future Licensing and Public Protection Committee.

Results Updated 26 Nov 2018

Comments/views have been made in regards to the draft Statement of Gambling Principles.



The Gambling Act 2005 requires the City Council as the Licensing Authority to determine and publish its Statement of Gambling Principles at least every three years, to keep it under review and make such revisions to it, as it considers appropriate.

Why We Are Consulting

The current version of the Policy is now being reviewed, and an important part of this process is consultation. See attached draft revised Policy. The changes to the policy are either highlighted or struck through.

What Happens Next

Following the Consultation a final version of the Statement of Gambling Principles will be presented to Licensing and Public Protection committee for comments prior to full ratification by the City Council.


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