New Irish regulator granted power to issue fines of up to €20m

Ireland’s government targets no-nonsense regulatory regime with full oversight of licensed industry set to begin in 2023

Irish-licensed operators could face regulatory fines of up to €20m under new powers granted to the country’s new gambling regulatory entity. Contained within the General Scheme of Gambling Regulation Bill, the legislation allows the future regulator to issue fines where it is “appropriate and proportionate” to do so. Calculation of fines will take into account…

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