Gambling Policy 2019 to 2021

Closed 18 Sep 2018

Opened 14 Aug 2018

Results expected 16 Nov 2018

Feedback expected 30 Nov 2018

Overview

The Gambling Act 2005 requires licensing authorities to publish a statement of policy every three years. The current policy is due to expire in January 2019 and so we are consulting on a replacement policy that will be in effect from 1 February 2019 until January 2021.

Why We Are Consulting

The Gambling Policy sets out how we will carry out our responsibilities under the Gambling Act 2005. We want to hear the views of residents, businesses, gambling operators, responsible authorities and other interested parties on the content of the policy for the coming three years.

What Happens Next

The draft Gambling policy for 2019-21 will be submitted to full Council on 15 November 2018, together with the consultation responses and any relevant comments from officers. The full Council will then approve the policy, which will be published no later than 3 January 2019.

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Children and young people
  • Working-age people
  • Older people
  • All residents
  • Carers
  • Full-time and part-time workers
  • Disabled people
  • Gypsy and Traveller community
  • Local businesses
  • Local schools
  • Local charitable organisations, including faith communities
  • Households within the scheme boundary
  • School governors
  • Apprenticeship Hub Graduation attendees
  • Parents
  • Volunteers
  • Older households (65+)
  • Single people
  • Families with children, including lone parents
  • Couples
  • All households
  • Faith groups
  • Sports clubs
  • Youth clubs
  • Carers' network
  • Trade unions
  • Voluntary organisations
  • Community organisations
  • Self-help groups
  • User groups
  • Third sector infrastructure groups
  • All Voluntary and Community Organisations
  • Advocacy organisation
  • Drug and Alcohol services
  • Health services
  • Early years providers (child minders, nurseries, etc)
  • Police
  • NHS
  • FE colleges
  • Universities
  • Schools
  • Businesses
  • All Public and Private Organisations
  • Service providers
  • Partner agencies
  • Directors
  • Heads of service
  • Managers, team leaders and supervisors
  • Professionals
  • All staff
  • ASC staff
  • Early Help staff
  • Children's services
  • Arts and museums staff
  • Children's, Young People and Families staff
  • Education welfare service staff
  • Youth offending service staff
  • Connexions staff
  • Local Authority staff within Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland
  • Procurement staff
  • Estates and building services staff
  • Neighbourhood services staff
  • Youth service staff
  • Highways staff
  • Service users
  • Care home residents and their next of kin
  • Support providers
  • Floating support providers
  • Landlords

Interests

  • Adult social care and safeguarding
  • Public health
  • Adult social care
  • Children's social care and safeguarding
  • Services for young people
  • Children, young people and families
  • Environmental health
  • Neighbourhood services
  • Public participation
  • Community safety
  • Community cohesion
  • City development and neighbourhoods
  • Local government
  • Tackling worklessness
  • City centre
  • Business and enterprise
  • Tourism
  • Employment and skills