Gambling Act 2005


Every 3 years, the Licensing Authority is required to consult and publish a Statement of Principles relating to the carrying out of its functions under the Gambling Act 2005.

In accordance with the Gambling Act 2005 and Gambling Commission Guidance to Local Authorities, East Cambridgeshire District Council reviewed its Statement of Principles relating to the Gambling Act 2005 to come into effect on 31 January 2016.

Public consultation on the revised Statement of Principles took place from 16 July 2015 to 27 August 2015.

The revised Statement of Principles was adopted by Full Council on 22 October 2015, and was published on 10 November 2015.

A copy of the published Statement of Principles may be viewed below or at the following public library within the district:

  • Ely Library 6 The Cloisters Ely CB7 4ZH

A copy may also be viewed at the offices of East Cambridgeshire District Council, The Grange, Nutholt Lane, Ely, CB7 4EE between the hours of 09.00 to 16:30 Monday to Thursday and 09.00 to 16.00 Friday.