In this section we will list important information on gambling regulation, news on any regulatory changes and links to regulatory websites.
|Jurisdiction||Regulatory body||Government department|
|Great Britain||Gambling Commission of Great Britain||Department for Culture, Media & Sport|
|Spain||Comision Nacional del Juego||Ministerio del Interior|
|Belgium||Commission de Jeux de Hasard||Ministry of Justice|
Great Britain – machine regulations
The table below describes the regulations governing the stakes, prizes and numbers of gaming machines permitted in licensed gaming establishments in Britain.
|Stakes and prizes|
|Maximum permitted per licensed establishment|
|Reginal casino||Up to 1,250 in aggregate|
|Large casino||-||Up to 150 in aggregate|
|Small casino||-||Up to 80 in aggregate|
|1968 Act casino||-||Up to 20 in aggregate||-||-|
|Bingo club||-||-||-||Up to 20% of total||Unlimited|
*Category A machines are permitted only in the Regional Casino provided for within the 2005 Act. At present the Government has no plans to permit the development of the Regional Casino.
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