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 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 provide facilities for betting from premises. This licence also permits the provision of betting facilities on tracks/courses. Find out more about types of betting licence.
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.
HelpWhere 'application in progress' is shown against a gambling activity, this indicates the licensee has applied for a licence to provide that activity and the application is being processed. The licensee is not yet licensed to provide activities marked with 'application in progress' with the exception of a licensee who currently holds a corresponding 'converted' licence. Converted licence holders are allowed to continue providing the activity authorised under the converted licence until such time as the 'application in progress' is determined.
HelpThis licence entitles you to supply, install, adapt, maintain and repair a gaming machine or part of a gaming machine. It does not permit the manufacture of a gaming machine or part of a gaming machine. Find out more about types of gaming machine licence.
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 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