Market Focus: Canada

Can Canada follow the lead of its neighbour to the south and start to create a successful online gambling market or is it doomed to remain the frozen north for operators?

Canada is divided into 10 provinces and three separate territories, each with its own provincial government, legal systems and municipal authorities. Legislation is drafted and approved at both national level and at provincial level, though one cannot affect the other. Historically, most gambling was illegal in Canada, but this changed in the 1970s when many…

Canada | Compliance | Licensing | Regulation