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Guidance

Regulatory returns guidance

Guidance for information collected in the Regulatory Returns service by licensing sector.

Contents


2 - Casino information

Group Question Guidance
Casino Premises Was this casino address active during the return period? State whether gambling activity took place at the casino during the period covered by this return.
Casino Premises What size is this casino? State whether this is a 'large' or 'small' casino.
Casino Premises Off course betting - Is off course betting undertaken within this 2005 act casino premises? Answer 'yes' if the casino offers betting facilities.
Casino Premises Off course betting – Do you operate the off course betting within the casino premises? Yes or No.
Casino Premises Off course betting – Licence number of the operator providing off course betting Enter the Gambling Commission licence number of the operator providing the off course betting.
Casino Premises Bingo - Is bingo undertaken within this 2005 act casino premises? Answer 'yes' if the casino offers bingo facilities.
Casino Premises Bingo – Do you operate the bingo within the casino premises? Yes or No.
Casino Premises Bingo – Licence number of the operator providing bingo Enter the Commission licence number of the operator providing the bingo.
Casino Games Category - American Roulette (Number of tables) State the average number of tables provided for this activity over the period covered by the return.
Casino Games Category - American Roulette (Drop) Provide the total 'drop' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - American Roulette (Win) Provide the total 'win' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Blackjack (Number of tables) State the average number of tables provided for this activity over the period covered by the return.
Casino Games Category - Blackjack (Drop) Provide the total 'drop' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Blackjack (Win) Provide the total 'win' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Punto Banco (Number of tables) State the average number of tables provided for this activity over the period covered by the return.
Casino Games Category - Punto Banco (Drop) Provide the total 'drop' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Punto Banco (Win) Provide the total 'win' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - 3 Card Poker (Number of tables) State the average number of tables provided for this activity over the period covered by the return.
Casino Games Category - 3 Card Poker (Drop) Provide the total 'drop' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - 3 Card Poker (Win) Provide the total 'win' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Other (Number of tables) State the average number of tables provided for this activity over the period covered by the return.
Casino Games Category - Other (Drop) Provide the total 'drop' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Other (Win) Provide the total 'win' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Total (Number of tables) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Casino Games Category - Total (Drop) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Casino Games Category - Total (Win) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Casino Games Category - Electronic gaming (Number of terminals) State the average number of tables provided for this activity over the period covered by the return.
Casino Games Category - Electronic gaming (Drop) Provide the total 'drop' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Electronic gaming (Win) Provide the total 'win' for this activity.
Casino Games Category - Total (Number of terminals) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Casino Games Category - Total (Drop) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Casino Games Category - Total (Win) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Poker Total registrations and participation fees (including any rake from the pot) The Gross Gambling Yield (GGY) attributable to this activity.
Poker Value of session fees taken from customers in respect of private games Enter the value of session fees charged for private games, for example, peer-to-peer poker played on the premises but outside of organised tournaments or competitions.
Poker Value of prize money (paid out to customers at the premises) as a result of tournaments and competitions Enter the value of prizes paid as a result of tournaments or competitions.
Off-course Trading Results - Horses (Turnover) The turnover attributable to this activity, where turnover is equal to the total gross income received, such as before any operating costs or prizes have been deducted.
Off-course Trading Results - Dogs (Turnover) The turnover attributable to this activity, where turnover is equal to the total gross income received, such as before any operating costs or prizes have been deducted.
Off-course Trading Results - Football (Turnover) The turnover attributable to this activity, where turnover is equal to the total gross income received, such as before any operating costs or prizes have been deducted.
Off-course Trading Results - Numbers (Turnover) The turnover attributable to this activity, where turnover is equal to the total gross income received, such as before any operating costs or prizes have been deducted.
Off-course Trading Results - Other (Turnover) The turnover attributable to this activity, where turnover is equal to the total gross income received, such as before any operating costs or prizes have been deducted.
Off-course Trading Results - Total (Turnover) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Off-course Trading Results - Horses (Profit) The GGY attributable to this activity.
Off-course Trading Results - Dogs (Profit) The GGY attributable to this activity.
Off-course Trading Results - Football (Profit) The GGY attributable to this activity.
Off-course Trading Results - Numbers (Profit) Enter the GGY for this activity.
Off-course Trading Results - Other (Profit) The GGY attributable to this activity.
Off-course Trading Results - Total (Profit) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Casino Self-Service Betting Terminals Category - Football (Gross Gambling Yield) Provide off-course GGY for the period relating to the regulatory return.
Casino Self-Service Betting Terminals Category - Horses (Gross Gambling Yield) Provide off-course GGY for the period relating to the regulatory return.
Casino Self-Service Betting Terminals Category - Others (Gross Gambling Yield) Provide off-course GGY for the period relating to the regulatory return.
Casino Self-Service Betting Terminals Category - Total GGY Provide the total off-course GGY for the period relating to the regulatory return for the activities in this section of the return.
Bingo Games Category - Main stage bingo games (Total gross sales) The amount paid by the player, by way of stake and participation fee combined. This should include totals from Electronic Bingo Terminals (EBTs) attributable to this activity for the period covered by this return.
Bingo Games Category - Prize bingo (Total gross sales) The amount paid by the player, by way of stake and participation fee combined. This should include totals from EBTs attributable to this activity for the period covered by this return.
Bingo Games Category - Mechanised cash bingo (Total gross sales) The amount paid by the player, by way of stake and participation fee combined. This should include totals from EBTs attributable to this activity for the period covered by this return.
Bingo Games Category - Total (Total gross sales) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Bingo Games Category - Main stage bingo games (Total participation fees) The total participation fees or GGY retained from the gross sales attributed to this activity. This should also include total participation fees from main stage bingo activities played on EBTs for the period covered by this return.
Bingo Games Category - Prize bingo (Total participation fees) The total participation fees or GGY retained from the gross sales attributed to this activity. This should also include total participation fees from prize bingo activities played on EBTs for the period covered by this return.
Bingo Games Category - Mechanised cash bingo (Total participation fees) The total participation fees or GGY retained from the gross sales attributed to this activity. This should also include total participation fees from prize bingo activities played on EBTs for the period covered by this return.
Bingo Games Category - Total (Total participation fees) Calculated field - no user entry required.
Video Bingo Terminals (VBTs) Details of VBTs for the period applying to this return - Gross profit Enter the gross profit value for VBTs over the period covered by this return. This should include total gross profit for video bingo played on casino EBTs.
Cabinets Cabinet category - B Total number of cabinets (Number of cabinets) Cabinets refer to the individual physical machine whether it contains one game or multiple games (of any category).
Where a cabinet contains games of more than one category, please report that as one cabinet at the highest category of game available on it. For example, where a cabinet offers both category B3 and category C games, this should be reported as one cabinet only at category B, under Number of Cabinets.
Cabinets Cabinet category - B Total Gross Gambling Yield The GGY attributable to this activity.
Total Revenue Casino gross gambling yield Calculated field - no user entry required.
Total Revenue Off course betting gross gambling yield Calculated field - no user entry required.
Total Revenue Bingo gross gambling yield Calculated field - no user entry required.
Total Revenue GGY total for the return Calculated field - no user entry required.
Total Revenue Is the calculated gross gambling yield above correct? Enter 'no' if the auto-calculated GGY is incorrect.
Total Revenue Casino gross gambling yield State the user-calculated GGY for the period covered by this return.
Total Revenue Off course betting gross gambling yield State the user-calculated GGY for the period covered by this return.
Total Revenue Bingo gross gambling yield State the user-calculated GGY for the period covered by this return.
Total Revenue Actual GGY for the period State the user-calculated GGY for the period covered by this return.
Total Revenue Reason for the difference Provide an explanation for the difference in auto- and user-calculated GGY figures.
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