Monday, May 16, 2022

Tag: scratch-cards

Raise age of National Lottery to 18, says APPG

calls to raise lottery age
The gambling-related harm APPG has written to the culture secretary demanding that the minimum age of scratch-cards and other lottery products be brought..

Sports minister suggests age-raise on scratch-cards and lottery imminent

Sports minister, scratch-cards, lottery, age-raise, politics
Sports and civil society minister Mims Davies has said banning 16 and 17- year olds from lottery card and ticket sales would drive home the message that “gambling starts at 18”. Proscription, it seems, is the government’s preferred weapon in the arsenal. The minister responsible for gambling has indicated that the government will soon attempt to raise the legal age...