UKGC requires operators to verify age before depositing

Industry execs say checks could see more players drop off in sign-up stage, increasing acquisition costs

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) today unveiled new rules requiring operators to verify player ages before any deposits can be made. The new codes of practice (LCCP), which come into force on 7 May, also require operators to conduct age verification if an individual uses a free bet or bonus. Previously operators were allowed a…

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