HelpWhere a licence is shown as active, this indicates that the licensee holds a licence that they are able to operate under.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide bingo games from a single premises such as a club or location that is open to the public. Find out more about licences for bingo.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide casino games (such as roulette, blackjack) on a premises covered by a converted casino premises licence. That is, the licence is only applicable to a casino which was licensed under the 1968 Gaming Act. Find out more about licences for casinos.
HelpThis licence entitles you to manufacture, supply, install and adapt gambling software. This includes, for example, software for a hand-held terminal that facilitates the playing of bingo games or software for an automated roulette machine as well as software for online gambling. Find out more about licences for gambling software.
HelpThis licence entitles you to make gaming machines available for use in an adult gaming centre (premises to which only persons aged 18 or over have access). Find out more about licence for arcades.
HelpThis licence entitles you to manufacture, supply, install, adapt, maintain and repair a gaming machine or part of a gaming machine. Find out more about types of gaming machine licence.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide bingo by remote communication equipment, but only on licensed bingo premises (for example, on hand held terminals). Find out more about licences for bingo.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide gaming by remote communication equipment, but only when the gaming takes place entirely on a single set of premises (for example electronic roulette within a single casino). Find out more about licences for casinos.
HelpA status of active means that the operator is currently using this trading name.
If your search does not return results try using just a single word to search (for example instead of ‘Acorn and Horsetree Betting’ just search for ‘Acorn’).
Avoid words that could apply to lots of operators. For example limited, bookmakers, London or casino.
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