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Which Playtech Casinos Still Accept UK Players?
casino blog
27 February 2015

Due to new changes in online gaming legislation in the United Kingdom in September 2014, UK players are now required to play in their own territory when gambling in the real cash mode at an online casino. Some operators chose not to become fully compliant with the new legislation and did NOT obtain a license from the UK gambling Commission.

Therefore almost overnight, several famous UK Playtech powered casinos simply stopped accepting real cash wagers from UK players and this resulted in fewer Playtech casinos being available for UK players. Registered UK members of these casinos were notified of the changes that were about to come into effect via email, plus they were also informed by the casino when they signed into their account. In the case where an operator did not have a UK licensed sister casino that they could transfer player’s accounts over to, the operator simply lost that player’s business altogether.

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