Response to information requirements, regulatory returns and official statistics consultation

In early 2020, we consulted proposals to amend parts of the License Terms and Codes of Conduct (LCCP) regarding the information that licensees are required to provide us. We also consulted with suggestions to improve the collection of data on government returns and official statistics releases. Our consultation proposals aimed to make the data requirements more efficient for licensees and for us. In particular, the proposals concern

The aim was to ensure that the information requirements for license holders are proportionate and effective to inform our regulation of the gaming industry.

We received 70 written replies to the consultation, which lasted 12 weeks. The consultation response document summarizes the responses received and explains our position on each proposal. Changes to the LCCP based on this consultation will take effect on October 31, 2020. They affect all licensees.