Gambling

Tamworth Borough Council has published its 'Statement of Principles' for 2016 to 2019 issued under section 349 of the Gambling Act 2005.

Tamworth Borough Council has also set fees for premises licences issued under the Gambling Act 2005.

Please see the list of Responsible Authorities who must be consulted when applying for a gambling premises licence and the fees.

The Statement of Principles can also be inspected between 9:00am and 4:30pm, by prior arrangement.  Please see the contact details given below.

 

Gambling Policy Statement of Principles - Consultation

A revised Gambling policy has to be published by the beginning of January 2019 to come in to force on the 31st January 2019.

Before this can happen a period of consultation must take place and any representations received will be considered by the Council before the final policy is published.

Anybody that wishes to make representations should do so by emailing  stephen-lewis@tamworth.gov.uk before Friday 28 September 2018.

The main revisions are attached and summarised below:-

PAGE, PARA

SUBJECT

REMARKS

p.5, 3.3

Responsible Authorities

Clarifies roles and responsibilities.

p.6, 4.6

Statement of principles

Scope of local area profile defined

p.7,5-7

Gambling Objectives

Replaces section on enforcement and includes detail on criteria and considerations for meeting objectives

 

Appendix A - G

p.34 – 59 Deleted from previous edition and will be a living document to enable amendments to be made as the local profile changes.

 

Contact Us

Licensing, Tamworth Borough Council, Marmion House, Lichfield Street, Tamworth , B79 7BZ
Tel: 01827 709445. Email: publicprotection@tamworth.gov.uk