Issue details

Revised Statement of Principles - Gambling Act 2005

The Gambling Act 2005 places a responsibility on local authorities to publish a gambling statement of principles (policy) every three years. The last policy was published in January 2018. This is a reportreport seeking approval to adopt the proposed revised statement of principles.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Effects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: Recommend Forward to Council

Wards/Areas affected: (All Wards/Areas);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/10/2021

Category: Community;

Urgent: No;

Decision due: 18 November 2021 by Cabinet

Lead Member: Councillor Peymana Assad

Decision due: 25 November 2021 by Council

Lead member: Community Cohesion, Crime and Enforcement Portfolio Holder

Lead director:

Department: Community Directorate

Contact: Corporate Director, Community Email:

Consultation process

Consultation is carried out as per statutory requirements set out under the Gambling Act 2005 as amended.


Agenda items


  • Agenda report and any related appendices