Red Tiger
Red Tiger
Aspire Global

British Columbia gambling regulator set to gain greater independence

13th December 2019 5:34 am GMT

The government of the Canadian province of British Columbia plans to introduce legislation to modernize the province’s Gaming Control Act and transition the gambling regulator to a new body.

The changes are aimed at giving the Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch (GPEB) greater independence to set and enforce gambling regulations by transitioning it to the Independent Gambling Control Office (IGCO), which will focus exclusively on matters related to gambling, horse racing and responsible-gambling programs.

“The IGCO will have the [...]

Continue reading

Subscribe for full access to Gaming Intelligence including premium news content, feature articles, news archive, company profiles and more. Includes subscription to the print edition of GIQ magazine and postage.


Already a subscriber or registered user? Login

Related Videos
Relax Gaming

Featured Jobs

Reporter, Gaming Intelligence
  • Position: Reporter
  • Location: Remote
  • Company: Gaming Intelligence
Multimedia Editor, Gaming Intelligence
  • Position: Multimedia Editor
  • Location: Remote
  • Company: Gaming Intelligence
Editorial Internship, Gaming Intelligence
  • Position: Editorial Internship
  • Location: Remote
  • Company: Gaming Intelligence
Fast Track
Aspire Global