List of licensed betting offices in the U.K.

Sam Miller made this Freedom of Information request to Gambling Commission

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Dear Gambling Commission,

Please could you provide an up to date list of licensed betting offices in the U.K or any premises with a gambling license to gamble on that location.

Preferably, could this include;

Full address and postcode
Excel format

Finally, how often is this information updated?

Yours faithfully,

Sam Miller

Sophie Taylor, Gambling Commission

Dear Mr Miller


Thank you for your request which was processed under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.


On the Gambling Commission website we publish a list of licensed premises
for the UK this can be found [1]here.  By downloading this list you will
be able to filter the results to meet your desired criteria. This premises
information is updated during the first week of the month.  For accurate
premises information, you should contact the relevant local authority
licensing function as they maintain an up to date register for their local


Please be aware that premises licences are issued by the local authority
licensing function with responsibility for the area in which the premises
are situated.  The Gambling Commission licences organisations and does not
licence gambling premises.


As is stated on our website; we cannot provide any assurance on the
completeness and accuracy of the premises licence register data because we
simply collect and make available the data from the local authorities.


This data is provided for the use of interested parties in accordance with
the open government licence terms and conditions.


A detailed guide for the licensing of a premises can be found on our


I hope this information is of use to you.


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Sophie Taylor


Freedom of Information Officer

Gambling Commission

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B2 4BP


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