Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Policy

We welcome your feedback , comments or questions on the review of our Gambling Statement of Policy consultation. Send your feedback to


Our previous Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Policy was approved on 5 November 2018 and came into effect on 20 February 2019. We review the policy every 3 years, presented in Appendix 1 is our review and the changes are summarised in Appendix 2. These changes take into account the latest Gambling Act 2005 guidance that was updated May 2021.

This formal review is due for implementation in February 2022 and will follow on from our current policy.

 Audience or groups that are being consulted:

  • Gambling Commission
  • public
  • North Yorkshire County Council