Everyone knows about the popularity of UK Bingo Halls. They are most popular now in the online environment and many more people are joining up with the sites. You could be thinking that there are risks involved with signing up to such sites and depositing money there, but if you pick a UK based hall you need not worry about a thing. UK Halls are regulated by the Gambling Commission. The Commission states thing such as that bingo has no legal definition to the rules and the way of gameplay but the games are usually quite similar in Great Britain. online bingo

Online bingo has to follow the same regulations that non-remote bingo has to. The owners of these halls must be compliant to the rules set by the Commission. There are 4 rules that must be applied. The first one is the Gambling Act of 2005. Other than that regulations that are made under the act must be followed. There is also the LCCP(The License conditions and codes of practice) that has rules that must be followed. There are also technical standards that must be put in place.

The Gambling Commission ensures that the regulations are enforced in several ways. There are visits and reviews made at specific time intervals. Then there is the guidance and advice that is provided to the holders of licenses to help them out with becoming compliant with the rules. There can be preventive or remedial actions to be taken by the Commission for a bingo hall owner to become compliant, should there be any issues discovered.

Gamble Aware (www.responsiblegambling.org) is managed by the Responsibility in Gambling Trust, an independent charity which funds treatment, research and education about responsible gambling. The website has been developed by a Task Force made up of representatives from the Gambling Commission, DCMS, academia and industry.

Gary Beal