Preventing underage gabling and protecting young people
Increasing support for treatement of gambling harm
Strengthening and expanding codes of practice for advertising and marketing
Protecting and empowering our customers
Creating a culture of safer gambling
The year in review
The BGC and its members have re-affirmed their support for a 10-point Covid action plan to protect customers and staff following the latest lockdown in England.
Betting shops have scored a major success in preventing under-18s from betting.
BGC Chairman Brigid Simmonds on the year ahead The Betting and Gaming Council launched a year ago with 22 commitments on safer gambling, an issue that informed every aspect of our work to date, alongside our determination to improve standards in the industry.
BGC’s Covid action plan delivers huge increase in safer gambling messages and boost to industry standards
Number of safer gambling messages on betting websites more than doubles since launch of Betting and Gaming Council’s lockdown pledges.