The Gambling Commission license and regulate the people and business that provide gambling in Great Britian including the National Lottery.Tamworth Borough Council as a licensing authority has regulatory obligation under the Gambling Act 2005 for licencing gambling premises and issuing permits and permissions.

Information about Responsible Gambling is available on the Gambling Commision website.

Tamworth Borough Council has published its 'Statement of Principles' for 2019 to 2022 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.

Contact Us

Licensing, Tamworth Borough Council, Marmion House, Lichfield Street, Tamworth , B79 7BZ
Tel: 01827 709709. Email:

Gambling Act 2005 - Consultation on Statement of Principles 2023 to 2026 - Tamworth Borough Council

Further to an update on 24 June 2022, I am writing with reference to the above and to advise you that Tamworth Borough Council are consulting further due to a change in dates as stated on the Statement. The dates previously stated were 2022-2025.  I can confirm no further changes have been made.

A copy of the proposed policy document can be found here.

You can also view our current policy at

Please note that the consultation period ends on the 11 September 2022. 

How to comment   

All responses should be sent to:

Growth and Regeneration
Tamworth Borough Council
Marmion House
Lichfield Street
B79 7BZ

Telephone: 01827 709709