Uk Gambling Commission

UKGC Will Not Make Gamstop Mandatory Just Yet

UKGC Will Not Make Gamstop Mandatory Just Yet

It appears that operators will not be required to sign up to Gamstop after the UKGC reported that the system isn't yet ready for universal implementation.

Universal Self-Exclusion Scheme To Be Approved By The UKGC

Universal Self-Exclusion Scheme To Be Approved By The UKGC

The UKGC is set to endorse Gamstop, a platform that will enable punters to exclude themselves from all betting and gambling sites registered to offer their services in the UK.

Leo Vegas Launching New Support Chat Line

Leo Vegas Launching New Support Chat Line

The UKGC has been putting pressure on gambling operators to contribute more towards dealing with problem gambling and some operators have been handed pretty hefty fines. Now, Leo Vegas has launched a new support chat line aimed at helping gamblers who feel they might have a problem.

BBC Panorama Covers Problem Gambling

BBC Panorama Covers Problem Gambling

Everybody in the UK is more aware of problem gambling and its consequences compared to several years ago. A testament to that is the latest episode of the BBC programme Panorama where problem gambling was the key focus.

Ladbrokes Coral Fined By The UKGC, Will Have To Pay £5.9M

Ladbrokes Coral Fined By The UKGC, Will Have To Pay £5.9M

Ladbrokes Coral is the latest UK operator that has been fined by the UK Gambling Commission. The GVC owned brands will be required to pay almost £6 million for failing to uphold industry standards.

Another Casino Fined By The UK Gambling Commission

Another Casino Fined By The UK Gambling Commission

The UKGC has just fined another operator, this time it was Casino 36 and the amount that this operator had to pay was £300,000.