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HelpWhere a licence is shown as revoked, this indicates that a licensee has failed to pay the annual fee or the Commission deems that the licensee is no longer suitable to uphold the licensing objectives following a licence review.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide facilities for the playing of casino games and/or participation in other virtual gaming by remote communication (for example roulette, blackjack, poker, reel games). Find out more about licences for remote gambling.
HelpThis licence entitles you to manufacture, supply, install and adapt gambling software for electronic devices or websites. It allows such activities to be done by remote means (for example sending software updates online via file transfer protocol). Find out more about licences for gambling software businesses.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide facilities for betting on the outcome of real events (whether or not you also provide betting on virtual events) by means of remote communication. Find out more about types of betting licence.
Following a licence review, the Commission decided to revoke the operating licence issued to Lucky 8 Limited (the Licensee) under section 119 of the Gambling Act 2005 on the grounds that it was unsuitable to carry on the licensed activities.
The Commission found that:
HelpA status of inactive means that the operator is no longer using this trading name
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Searching with a licence number
If you have a licence number from an operator and want to locate the public register record you will need to do the following.
A licence number is usually in the following format 000-012345-N-987654-001. You need to search for the numbers in the first block of 6 digits, removing any leading zeros where they exist. So in this example search for the reference 12345