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Annual report and Accounts 2019 to 2020

Making gambling fairer and safer

  1. Contents
  2. b) Gambling Act 2005 income recognised

b) Gambling Act 2005 income recognised

Fees payable under the Act are identified by income stream, and released to the Commission's Statement of Comprehensive Net Expenditure in accordance with the Commission's Financial and Accounting Policy. Recognised fee income is included within the Statement of Comprehensive Net Expenditure as ‘Licence Fee income’.

Gambling Act 2005 fee income recognised in the year is as follows:

Operator licence applications
Application fees 1,023 737
Annual fees 17,712 16,977
Personal licence applications 918 749
Total fee income received 19,653 18,462
Interest on fee income 65 103
Total 19,718 18,565
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