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Start date: 16 November 2016
End date: 13 January 2017


This consultation is now closed 

August 2017 - we accidentally omitted question 14 (on seasonal employees) from our response to this consultation - you can see our response in this consultation addendum.


In this consultation we set out our proposals to change some parts of the regulatory data that we require licensed operators to provide to us.

The main focus of the consultation was on regulatory returns data, which all operators are required to complete and submit as a condition of their licence either on an annual or quarterly basis.

It set out our intention to make these changes through a phased approach, with a focus on making those changes which are more time-critical (for example because of their importance to the proposed changes to fees) during the first phase. 

We have taken the decision to split the consultation responses into:

The second part contains changes which will be made to the system from April 2018.


Regulatory data collection consultation