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Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Internet (29 Apr 2021)

Andrew Bridgen: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what progress the Gambling Commission has made on its recent call for evidence on Remote Customer Interaction; and what steps the Government plans to take to consider the findings from that call for evidence in its review of the Gambling Act 2005.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling Act 2005 (28 Apr 2021)

Marsha de Cordova: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, when the Government plans to publish the findings of its review of the Gambling Act 2005.

Public Bill Committee: Finance (No.2) Bill: Clause 104 - Amounts of gross gaming yield charged to gaming duty (27 Apr 2021)

Kemi Badenoch: It is worth reminding hon. Members that this measure is a change to gambling taxation and is not related to the regulation of gambling activity, which is a matter for DCMS—I am sure the hon. Gentleman knows that. I take his point about the health effects and the impact on families. The Government continue to monitor the effectiveness of existing gambling controls. DCMS has launched a review...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football Index and Footstock (26 Apr 2021)

John Whittingdale: ...of those affected very seriously. On 20 April we announced an independent review of the regulation of the Football Index product. The review will take an objective look at the decisions and actions of the Gambling Commission and any other relevant regulators, to provide a clear account of how the company’s activities were regulated, identify if there are potential areas for improvement...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Gambling (21 Apr 2021)

Jo Churchill: No such assessment has been made. The gambling industry is currently regulated by the Gambling Commission, established under the Gambling Act 2005. The role of the Gambling Commission is to permit gambling in so far as it is consistent with the licensing objectives of keeping gambling fair and crime free and protecting children and other vulnerable persons from being harmed or exploited by...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football Index (21 Apr 2021)

Baroness Barran: ...events in recent weeks, and on 20 April we announced an independent review of the regulation of the Football Index product. This review is intended to take an objective look at the decisions and actions of the Gambling Commission and any other relevant regulators, to provide a clear account of how the company’s activities were regulated, identify if there are potential areas for...

Gambling: Early Mortality - Question (20 Apr 2021)

Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville: My Lords, despite the Government’s cross-departmental insistence that treatment for gambling problems will be prioritised, the scope of the call for evidence in the review of the Gambling Act 2005 made no mention of a public health approach. Such an approach would allow the treatment of gambling problems to be delivered in the same way as drug and alcohol addictions are treated. The...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Regulation of Football Index (20 Apr 2021)

John Whittingdale: I am announcing today that DCMS will appoint an independent expert to conduct a review of the regulation of the Football Index gambling product, up to the point where its operator’s licence was suspended in March, and to make recommendations to government and the regulators. Football Index’s operator, BetIndex Limited, was granted a licence to provide online betting by the Gambling...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football Index (15 Apr 2021)

John Whittingdale: The government is taking the collapse of Football Index and the concerns of those affected by it very seriously, and the Secretary of State and I have met the Gambling Commission to receive urgent updates. We are particularly keen to understand both how this situation came about and what lessons we can learn from these events. Further details will be provided in due course. DCMS officials...

Financial Services Bill - Report (2nd Day): Amendment 16 (14 Apr 2021)

Lord True: ...are too many things on the plate. There are different issues conjoined here: the important issue of the behaviour of bailiffs—as, being an old boy, I still call them—credit card applications, gambling protection and child trust funds in the case of incapacity. It is a diverse group of amendments, but they all relate to the protection and fair treatment of consumers and, as we have...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football Index (14 Apr 2021)

John Whittingdale: The Gambling Commission has suspended the licence of BetIndex Ltd, the operators of Football Index, and a live investigation is ongoing. Further information, including an update on the status of customer funds, can be found on the Commission’s website: https://www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk/news-action-and-statis tics/news/2021/BetIndex-update.aspx The government is taking the collapse of...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football Index: Public Inquiries (31 Mar 2021)

John Whittingdale: The Gambling Commission has suspended the licence of BetIndex Ltd, the operators of Football Index, and a live investigation is ongoing. The Secretary of State and I have met the Gambling Commission twice to receive urgent reports and are monitoring the situation very closely. Further information, including an update on the status of customer funds, can be found on the Commission’s website:...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Gambling: Internet (30 Mar 2021)

Jo Churchill: No such assessment has been made. The Department continues to work collaboratively with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport supporting their comprehensive review of the Gambling Act 2005, ensuring the regulatory framework is fit for purpose and protecting children and vulnerable people from gambling-related harms.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Internet (30 Mar 2021)

Baroness Barran: The government launched its Review of the Gambling Act 2005 on 8 December with the publication of a Call for Evidence. As part of the wide scope of that Review, we have called for evidence on the case for greater controls on the design of online gambling products, including pre-release testing. We welcome steps taken by technology companies to support people who are experiencing problem...

Petition - Gambling premises licences (23 Mar 2021)

Bambos Charalambous: I rise to present a petition on behalf of my constituents, who were shocked to discover that an application for a 24-hour gambling licence had been granted for a vacant shop premises in Green Lanes in my constituency. Due to the fact that publication occurred during the most recent coronavirus period and they were legally permitted to leave their homes only for specific purposes, and that...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Crime (17 Mar 2021)

Baroness Barran: In 2019/20 the Gambling Commission took enforcement action in 59 cases involving unlicensed online operators. It has taken enforcement action in 74 cases so far in 2020/21. The Commission’s action includes coordinating with regulators in other jurisdictions, working with payment providers to prevent payments to unlicensed operators and working with web hosting companies and search engines...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Advertising (15 Mar 2021)

John Whittingdale: As set out in answer to Question 155211, the government does not hold data on the volume of broadcast gambling advertising. The Advertising Standards Authority has published figures on levels of exposure to advertising, including gambling advertising, during the first national lockdown, a period when television viewing significantly increased. This data does not allow for an assessment of...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football: Gambling (15 Mar 2021)

Baroness Barran: The Government is aware of research that has suggested professional sports people may be at increased risk of experiencing gambling harm. Employers across all sectors have a duty to look after the welfare of their employees. Footballers can also access support from The Professional Footballers’ Association, which provides a 24/7 counselling helpline for past and present members, and...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Sports: Gambling (15 Mar 2021)

Baroness Barran: The government does not hold data on the number of children exposed to gambling advertising through professional sports. However, the Gambling Commission’s annual survey of children and young people includes figures on the proportion of children who have seen gambling adverts in a number of settings. In 2019, that survey found that 50% of 11-16 year olds had seen or heard a gambling...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Football: Gambling (15 Mar 2021)

Baroness Barran: ...and content of advertising can be effectively applied and enforced online so that consumers have limited exposure to harmful or misleading advertising. The government launched its Review of the Gambling Act 2005 on 8th December with the publication of a Call for Evidence. As part of the broad scope of that Review, we have called for evidence on the benefits or harms of allowing gambling...


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