The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has filed a complaint against Norway's online gaming payment blocking scheme.

The EGBA has asked the Norwegian Data Protection Inspectorate (DPI) to "urgently" investigate the payment blocking scheme for serious breaches of the privacy of Norwegian citizens when conducting online payments.

The operator association says that the scheme, established by the Norwegian Gaming Authority (NGA), is in breach of Norwegian Data Protection laws and the European Convention on Human Rights.

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