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The Gambling Commission was set up under the Gambling Act 2005 to regulate commercial gambling in Great Britain in partnership with licensing authorities.

We also regulate the National Lottery under the National Lottery etc. Act 1993.

In this section

Find out who we license, how we regulate the gambling industry, how we ensure gambling businesses are compliant, how we make our decisions and how we are open about the way we conduct our business.