Giving you the heads up

Licensees should be aware that we have been advised that there has been a noticeable increase in focus from local authorities on age verification testing in pubs, including machines.

You may wish to discuss this with your staff and suggest increased vigilance and refresher training would be sensible. A guide to your responsibility can be download from the Gambling Commission via the link below.

Code of practice for gaming machines in clubs and premises with an alcohol licence.