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Today marks the first day in office for Advocate Cyril Whelan as Chairman of the Commission after being unanimously approved by the States of Jersey on the recommendation of the Minister for...

e-Gaming Consultation 19th Nov 2015

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The Chief Executive of the Jersey Gambling Commission, Dr Jason Lane, said:

JGC Head Elected to Chair European forum 10th Jun 2014

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Jersey Gambling Commission chief executive Jason Lane has been elected chairman of the European forum for gambling regulators.

Review of Help for Compulsive Gamblers 8th Feb 2014

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Methods of helping compulsive gamblers who want to stay out of betting shops will be looked at next year to see if more can be done.

Gambling Machine Consultation 14th Nov 2013

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Restrictions on the use of low-stakes gambling machines will be eased following the results of a consultation by the Jersey Gambling Commission.

Civil Penalty Scheme Introduced 12th Nov 2013

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Gambling services providers who break the terms of their licences face fines of thousands of pounds under a new policy published by the Jersey Gambling Commission.

Commercial Prize Draws 10th Oct 2013

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Islanders will be able to take part in commercial prize draws for the first time from next month.

Gambling Machine Changes 1st Aug 2013

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Islanders are being asked whether Jersey should follow the UK in relaxing rules on gambling machines as the modernisation of the Island’s gambling rules continues.

Bookmakers' Consultation 17th Jul 2013

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Jersey’s betting shops are being consulted on changes to their licences as the modernisation of the Island’s gambling laws and regulations continues.

Consultation Planned on Gambling Changes 9th Jul 2013

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Islanders will be asked for their views on changes to gambling rules later this year as the process of modernising gambling regulations continues, according to the head of the Jersey Gambling Commission.

Thrift Club Fees Reduced 28th Mar 2013

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PLANNED fees for thrift clubs have been dramatically reduced by the Jersey Gambling Commission which regulates gambling in the Island.