Gambling licences


Draft Statement of Principles

In terms of Section 349 of the Gambling Act 2005, licensing authorities must prepare and publish an appropriate Statement of Principles which the Licensing Board will thereafter apply under the statutory regime. Each licensing authority requires to publish a revised Statement of Principles every three years.

East Ayrshire Licensing Board is now consulting on the terms of its draft Statement of Principles.

Responses to the draft Statement of Policy should be submitted to the Clerk to the Licensing Board at the undernoted address, no later than Monday 12 November 2018.


The Licensing Unit within Legal, Procurement and Regulatory Services is responsible for dealing with applications for licences submitted under Gambling Act 2005:-

Gambling premises licences

Gaming machine permits

Small lotteries registration

For further information on gambling, please contact the Licensing Unit, the details of which are provided below, or visit the Gambling Commission’s website.

Contact Information

Licensing Board Administration
London Road
East Ayrshire
Telephone: 01563 576005
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