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Gambling Act Policy consultation 2018

We would like your feedback on the council's draft Gambling Policy.

The Gambling Commission is requiring us to review our Statement of Principles to come into force on 31 January 2019 irrespective of whether any amendments have been made since January 2016 and to consult on the draft policy before the revised policy is adopted.  The Licensing & Environmental Health Committee have approved a revised draft policy as a basis for guidance and we would now like to ask for your feedback on it. To read a copy of the document, please use the link below.

Draft Statement of Principles - Gambling Act 2005 ►

The consultation runs until 13 August 2018. You can send any comments to Ms A Turner, Licensing Team Leader.


Address: Uttlesford District Council, London Road, saffron Walden, Essex, Cb11 4ER

What happens next?

All representations will be considered by the Licensing & Environmental Health Committee at its meeting on 12 September 2018.  It will then recommend a draft policy (amended as the Committee see fit in the light of any representations received) to Council for adoption on 4 December 2018. It is anticipated that the Policy, if adopted, it will then come into effect on 31 January 2019.


Additional information

Gambling Act 2005

► Gambling Act Policy 2017