Consultations - Gambling Act 2005 Review of Statement of Principles Consultation

Who can get involved? We must consult with
• The Chief Officer of Police;
• One or more persons who appear to the authority to represent the interests of persons carrying on gambling businesses in the authority’s area;
• One or more persons who appear to the authority to represent the interests of persons who are likely to be affected by the exercise of the authority’s functions under the Gambling Act 2005.

There are no restrictions on who can get involved, as in theory everyone could be affected by this Statement of Principles.
Start date 23 July 2012
Closing date 15 October 2012 5pm
Service delivery area Public Protection
Reason for consultation This is a statutory consultation.
The Statement of Principles must be reviewed every 3 years.
Overview The Statement of Principles under the Gambling Act 2005 has been reviewed and some changes made. This is a consultation on the revised Statement before it goes to Full Council in November for approval
More information http://www.telford.gov.uk/downloads/file/242/gambling_act_2005_-_statement_of_principles
How to get involved? View the document via the more information page above or by visiting your local T&W library or our reception areas in either Darby House or Civic Offices which are both located in Telford Town Centre.

Comments can be made via;
By fax to 01952 381993

By post to;
Licensing Service
Telford & Wrekin Council
Darby House
Lawn Central
Telford
TF3 4JA


Or by email
consultationlicensing@telford.gov.uk
What happens next? The full list of comments made and the consideration by the Council of those comments will be available once the consultation process has ended.

The proposed policy will be put to the Full Council on 22nd November 2012 and will be published via our website on 3rd January 2013.
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