Responsible gambling

What did reaction to the Social Market Foundation report tell us about the approach to affordability?

Is the industry serious about wide-ranging reform or will all recommendations be treated as arbitrary and intrusive?

Every stakeholder in the UK’s gambling industry has known for some time now that wide-ranging regulatory changes are coming. Once re-elected, the Conservatives committed to a review of Labour’s 2005 Gambling Act, pledging to transform it “for the digital age” as public perception of the industry reached an all-time low. We have described the gambling…

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