Bingo and casino technical requirements
Bingo and casino technical requirements under section 85 and section 89 of the Gambling Act 2005.
4 - Specific error conditions and alert requirements - Bingo technical requirements
4.1 Devices must detect, display and alert the operator to the types of error conditions and significant events listed. If the error or event affects the game-play in any way, then the device should 'lock up' and allow no further game-play until the error or event is cleared either automatically or by operator intervention:
a. events or errors related to payment to play, eg coins, notes
b. events or errors related to operation of the device, eg battery failure, programme error
c. events or errors related to security, eg door open
d. events or errors related to payouts, eg printer jam, hopper empty.
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Last updated: 1 February 2021
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