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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 facilities for the playing of bingo by remote communication (for example by internet or mobile phone). Find out more about licences for remote gambling.
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 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.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide facilities for betting only on virtual events, races or processes by means of remote communication (for example betting on the outcome of a virtual greyhound race, virtual horse race, a virtual football game or virtual penalty shoot-out). Find out more about types of betting licence.
HelpThis licence entitles you to provide facilities for pool betting by remote communication. Find out more about types of betting licence.
The Commission began an investigation into Petfre (Gibraltar) Ltd, trading as Betfred, as it had concerns related to a number of weaknesses identified in the anti-money laundering and social responsibility controls. A review of Betfred’s licence was commenced on 11 March 2016, with a view to exercising our formal regulatory powers in order to achieve a prompt and appropriate regulatory outcome in relation to the failures which had been identified.
The Commission has accepted a proposal for settlement from Betfred and concluded the licence review accordingly. The proposal consists of the following elements:
For more information, please see our public statement which can be found on the Gambling Commission's website .
HelpA status of active means that the domain name is currently active and in use.
HelpA status of inactive means that the operator is no longer using this domain name
HelpA status of whitelabel means that this is a site for whom the operator provides white label services (i.e. the operator hosts the site for another company)
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