GambleAware responses to relevant calls for evidence and submissions are published below.

2020

Lords Select Committee - Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry

July 2020

GambleAware wrote to the House of Lords Select Committee in response to the publication of the report into the Social & Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry. Read the letter here.

DCMS Select Committee call for evidence into the impact of COVID-19

June 2020

GambleAware submitted evidence to the DCMS Select Committee call for evidence into the impact of COVID-19 on DCMS sectors. The submission was coordinated by GambleAware on behalf of a number of organisations which work together to reduce gambling harms and contains a summary of the intelligence on gambling activity and harms during this period that we have gained, and also of how the activities that we commission and provide have been affected. Read the submission here.

Treatment needs and gap analysis

June 2020

GambleAware wrote to the Betting and Gaming Council regarding the role of the YouGov Survey as part of the Treatment Needs and Gap Analysis. Read the letter here and see the research here.

Lords Select Committee - Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry

April 2020

GambleAware submitted a further response to the Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry Committee. Read the response here.

Gambling Related Harm All Party Parliamentary Group inquiry into online gambling harm

February 2020

GambleAware submitted a response to the Gambling Related Harm All Party Parliamentary Group interim report on online gambling harm. Read the letter here.

2019

The Howard League for Penal Reform - Commission on Crime and Problem Gambling

December 2019

GambleAware submitted a reponse to the Howard League's Commission on Crime and Problem Gambling. Read the letter here.

All Party Parliamentary Group on the Treatment of Addiction

October 2019

GambleAware submitted a response to the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on the Treatment of Addiction - Hidden Addiction Series: Black Asian and Minority Ethnic groups. Read the letter here.

Lords Select Committee - Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry

September 2019

GambleAware submitted a response to the Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry Committee. Read the response here.

Gambling Related Harm All Party Parliamentary Group inquiry

August 2019

GambleAware submitted a further response to the Gambling Related Harm All Party Parliamentary Group inquiry - Assessing the Impact of Online Gambling. Read the letter here.

July 2019

GambleAware submitted a response to the Gambling Related Harm All Party Parliamentary Group's inquiry - Assessing the Impact of Online Gambling. Read the letter here.

Public Health Outcomes Framework consultation 2019/20

February 2019

GambleAware submitted a response to the Public Health Outcomes Framework consultation 2019/20. Read the submission here.

Gambling Commission consultation on the national strategy to reduce gambling harms

February 2019

GambleAware submitted a response to the Gambling Commission's consultation on the national strategy to reduce gambling harms. Read the submission here.

2018

Mental health in the Long Term Plan for the NHS consultation

September 2018

GambleAware submitted a response to the NHS consultation on Mental health in the Long Term Plan for the NHS. Read the submission here.

Government Society Lottery Reform consultation

August 2018

GambleAware submitted a reponse to the Government consultation on Society Lottery Reform. Read the submission here.

Labour Party review of NHS treatment of gambling addiction

April 2018

GambleAware submitted a response to the Labour Party review of NHS treatment of gambling addiction. Read the submission here.

Department for Education's call for evidence into 'Changes to the teaching of Sex and Relationship Education and PSHE'

February 2018

GambleAware submitted a response to the Department for Education's call for evidence into 'Changes to the teaching of Sex and Relationship Education and PSHE’. Read GambleAware's written submission here.

Public Accounts Committee inquiry into the 'Decline in National Lottery income'

January 2018

GambleAware submitted a response to the Public Accounts Committee inquiry into the 'Decline in National Lottery income'. Read GambleAware's written submission here.

DCMS proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility measures

January 2018

GambleAware responds to DCMS proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility measures. Read the submission here.

2017

Government's draft Internet Safety Strategy

December 2017

Gambling-related harm is conspicuous by its absence from the government's draft Internet Safety Strategy.  Read our response to the DCMS consultation here.

Government Gambling Review

October 2017

GambleAware responded to the Government Gambling Review. Read more here.

2016

Government's 'Call for Evidence on Gaming Machines and Social Responsibility Measures'

December 2016

GambleAware has drawn on the wealth of research it has commissioned to respond to the government's 'Call for Evidence on Gaming Machines and Social Responsibility Measures'.  The submission may be viewed here.