UK Gambling & Casino Industry News
Entain Bookmaker Ladbrokes Sued for Failing to Protect Problem Gambler
William Hill Named as Racing League Betting Partner for 2022
Camelot Cites Cost-of-Living Crisis as Lottery Ticket Sales Drop Year-on-Year
bet365 Agrees Major Greyhound Racing Sponsorship Deal
NHS Cuts Ties With GambleAware Citing Concerns over Charity’s Ties to Gambling Industry
MPs Mind-Bogglingly Critical of UKGC for Trying to Reduce Problem Gambling
Sportsbook Breaks ASA Advertising Code to Cash in on Djokovic & Covid
UK Gambling Commission to Appoint Permanent Chief Executive
Regulated Gambling industry Issued £40M / $54M in Financial Penalties To Operators in 2021
IMME Surrenders Gambling License as UKGC Uncovers Shady Tactics Targeting the Elderly
Flutter ‘Celebrates’ Safer Gambling Week by Gifting Problem Gamblers Free Spins
UK Gambling Commission Suspends BGO Operating License With Immediate Effect
UK Gambling Commission Fines EU Lotto and Orders Firm to Go Through Audit Following Money Laundering Failures
UKGC Faces New Probe by Parliamentary Group Into Its ‘Competency and Effectiveness’ as a Regulator
Frequently Asked Questions
Which forms of gambling are legal in the UK?
In the United Kingdom casinos, bookmakers, card-rooms and bingo-halls are licensed and regulated by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) and permitted to offer real money gambling games including bingo, casino games like slots, roulette, blackjack, keno and keno as well as poker and sports-betting.
Is Online gambling legal in the UK?
Yes - gamblers can choose from a multitude of regulated and safe online gambling sites including poker rooms, casinos and bookmakers.