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 more about the fourth National Lottery licence competition
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.
Raising Standards for consumers - Compliance and Enforcement report 2020 to 2021
9 December 2021
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
1 April 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
To keep up with increasing demand and to make best use of resources, Licensing is making changes to the way it operates.
New consumer protection guidance, which gambling businesses are required to take account of, will help them comply with new rules coming into effect in September.
There are no open consultations. View previous consultations and responses in our consultation hub.