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Betting and Gaming Council (BGC)

The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) is the single UK industry association for betting and gaming, representing betting shops, online gaming businesses and casinos.

1st Floor
90 Chancery Lane
London, England WC2A 1EU
United Kingdom

Main Phone:
+44 20-7434-2111


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Brigid Simmonds
Wes Himes
Executive Director for Standards and Innovation
Michael Dugher
Chief Executive Officer
David Willetts
Director of Communications and Digital
Joff Cooke
Chief Operating Officer
Alex Reeves
Head of Public Affairs
Michael Denoual
Deputy Director of Communications and Digital
Stella Dalton
Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager
Gary Follis
Executive Director for Corporate Affairs
Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) News
Betting and Gaming Council urges government to honor commitments on financial risk checks
16 Jan 2024
The Petitions Committee confirmed the debate will take place on 26 February after a petition on the measure, proposed in the Gambling Act White Paper, passed 100,000 signatures. read more »

Betting and Gaming Council warns against new treasury measure
27 Nov 2023
The government confirmed it will consult on new proposals to bring remote betting into a single tax, replacing the current three-tax structure. read more »

Betting and Gaming Council urges Chancellor to rethink stealth tax on land-based casinos
23 Nov 2023
Gaming Duty Bands applied to U.K. casinos have been frozen again and will not rise with inflation, effectively creating a £5 million annual tax increase across BGC land-based casino members. read more »

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