Ireland’s interim gambling act comes into force

New rules on lotteries and age limits are introduced ahead of comprehensive market reform

Ireland’s new interim Gaming and Lotteries Act has come into force ahead of wholesale regulatory reform of the Irish gambling market in 2021. The Gaming and Lotteries (Amendment) Act 2019, which modernises the promotion of land-based gaming, standardises the minimum gambling age at 18 years. It aims to streamline and modernise the application process for…

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