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Report of the Law Reform Committee on Online Gaming and Singapore

  • (d)

    pool betting – 42

  • (e)

    general betting (telephone) – 40

  • (f)

    casino – 20

  • (g)

    betting intermediary – 19

  • (h)

    gaming machines technical – (full, supplier and software) – 17

  • (i)

    external lottery managers – 10

  • (j)

    bingo – 9

103

Ancillary remote operating licences are required by holders of non-remote

operating licences to permit specific activities to be provided by means of specified communication that are ancillary to the specified activities covered by the non-remote operating licences. For example, if a person is applying for a non-remote general betting licence but want to offer betting services by telephone, he may add an ancillary remote licence to the main licence type. The Gambling Commission considers an activity to be ancillary to the specified licensed activity when an activity is only an

additional or secondary activity to the specified licensed activity.

125

104

Probity checks will be conducted on the applicants for the licences. The price of

the licence is set at a level that meets not only the costs of issuing the licence but also the associated regulatory costs of monitoring that activity on the basis that this is a

service to applicants.126

Licences are time limited.

105

The provision of facilities for gambling or using premises for gambling is an

offence unless the appropriate permission is given.127

Such permission may come from

a

licence,

permit

or

registration

granted pursuant

to

the

GA

or

exemption

given

pursuant to the GA.

(4)

Overseas Internet gambling sites

106

The GA does not purport to regulate overseas Internet gambling sites.

Section 36 of the GA expressly provides that s 33 (which criminalises the provision of

125

Source http://www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk/gambling_sectors/betting/getting_a_licence_what_you_ ne/do i need a licence/what operating licences do i n.aspx.

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DCMS Position Paper at para 30. Gambling Act 2005, s 33.

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