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Dutch Lower House adopts motion banning pre-watershed gambling advertising

Dutch Lower House adopts motion banning pre-watershed gambling advertising

The Dutch Lower House has adopted a motion calling for a ban on broadcasted advertising ads between 06:00 and 21:00. Lottery advertising and simple mentions of sponsorships during broadcasts will be exempt from this rule.

KSA Chairman: “We won’t accept situations that merely look good on paper”

KSA Chairman: “We won’t accept situations that merely look good on paper”

“We won’t accept situations that merely look good on paper. We will be assessing your actual policies and making sure they are implemented in practice,” Netherlands Gambling Authority René Jansen told prospective remote operators during the 2019 Gaming in Holland Breakfast Briefing.

Dutch MPs table motions on gambling policy

Dutch MPs table motions on gambling policy

On Wedensday, the Dutch Lower House held a plenary debate on the General Consultation on gambling policy that took place on November 27. During the debate ten motions were tabled that – if adopted – could have an impact on future gambling regulation. The House will vote on these motions on Tuesday.

Strong political support for gambling policy modernization as rearguard battles continue to be fought

Strong political support for gambling policy modernization as rearguard battles continue to be fought

On November 27, a General Consultation on gambling policy took place in the Dutch Lower House. Members of the Permanent Committee for Justice and Security questioned Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker on gambling policy, including the implementation of the Remote Gaming Act.

Are you an operator looking to apply for a Dutch remote gaming license? Then don’t miss the upcoming Gaming in Holland Breakfast Briefing!

Are you an operator looking to apply for a Dutch remote gaming license? Then don’t miss the upcoming Gaming in Holland Breakfast Briefing!

The regulated Dutch iGaming market is scheduled to open on 1 January 2021. From 1 July 2020 – just over six months out – the Netherlands Gambling Authority will start processing license applications from interested operators. Now is the time to get ready.

Women and problem gambling event features leading UK expert

Women and problem gambling event features leading UK expert

On September 25, Holland Casino, in cooperation with Gaming in Holland and the European Association for the Study of Gambling (EASG), organized a well-attended mini conference on the topic of women and problem gambling.

Dutch Lower House to hold General Consultation on gambling policy on November 27

Dutch Lower House to hold General Consultation on gambling policy on November 27

The Permanent Committee for Security and Justice of the Dutch Lower House has scheduled a General Consultation on gambling policy for Wednesday, December 11, from 10:00 to 13:00.

Netherlands Gambling Authority publishes policy rule on “cooling-off period”

Netherlands Gambling Authority publishes policy rule on “cooling-off period”

In February, the Dutch Senate adopted a motion stating that online operators who “actively” targeted the Dutch market in the past will be subject to a two-year cooling-off period before they will be eligible to receive a license. Today, the Netherlands Gambling Authority published a provisional policy rule outlining the specific provisions regarding this cooling-off period.

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Netherlands Gambling Authority chairman: public consultation on remote licensing process to open before summer

On Friday February 1, the fifteenth edition of the Annual Gaming Industry Event, organized by gaming lawyer Justin Franssen and his team at Kalff Katz & Franssen and co-hosted with the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL), took place at the Koninklijke Industrieele Groote Club in Amsterdam.