Helping you get information about gambling in Great Britain and find support when you need it
Check a gambling business licence
You can also search our public register for licensed individuals and premises.
Gambling licence information, guidance and advice for businesses and individuals
Help and support
If you or someone you know is struggling with gambling-related problems, contact the National Gambling Helpline.
Find published statistics and research in our new hub
Find out about the work we're doing to raise standards in the gambling industry, protect children and the vulnerable and keep crime out of gambling.
Prohibition of gambling on credit cards
2 November 2021
Consumer Perceptions of the Complaints Process
21 October 2021
Guide our strategy for the next three years
2 December 2021
Online games design and reverse withdrawals
2 February 2021
Testing strategy for compliance with remote gambling and software technical standards
9 February 2021
Who we are and what we do
Find out more about what we do, what we regulate and who we are in our about us section.
Action we've taken
Deputy Chief Executive Officer Sarah Gardner's speech, deliverd at the 2021 Bacta Annual Convention.
An interim evaluation of the Gambling Commission’s credit card ban indicates the action is popular among consumers and has not resulted in harmful unintended consequences.