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 2013.

Public consultation on the revised Statement of Principles took place from 23 July 2012 to 14 October 2012.

The revised Statement of Principles was adopted by Full Council on 10 December 2012.

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

  • Ely Library 6 The Cloisters Ely CB7 4ZH
  • Burwell Library Village College Burwell CB25 0DU
  • Haddenham Library Arkenstall Centre Station Road Haddenham CB6 3XD
  • Littleport Library Town Hall Victoria Street Littleport CB61LU

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.

Printed copies can be made available by telephoning the Licensing Authority on 01353 665555 or by email to