In accordance with the provisions of the The Gambling Act 2005 (Licensing Authority Policy Statement) (England and Wales) Regulations 2006, Torbay Council gives Notice that the Gambling Policy has been published and will be available from the 30 January 2019 on this page. For further details please see the public notice published below.

Public notice: Gambling Policy 2019 - 2022
Public notice regarding the publication of the Gambling Policy 2019-2022.

The Gambling Statement of Principles, required under Section 349 of the Gambling Act 2005, and supports two of the five targets within our Corporate Plan, these being ‘Working towards a more prosperous Torbay’ and ‘Ensuring Torbay remains an attractive and safe place to live, visit and work’.

This policy explains the guiding principles that we expect applicants and the ourselves to follow, when making applications, and granting licences.

Gambling statement of Principles 2019 - 2021
This document is our ‘Statement of Principles’ made under Section 349 of the Gambling Act 2005.

Local Area Profile

Local Area Profile
An assessment of the key characteristics of the local area in the context of gambling-related harm