The following statement has been issued by the Remote Gambling Association in relation to the to the DCMS Gambling Review announcement:

'There is a great deal for the RGA and our members to discuss following the DCMS Gambling Review announcement. These are important issues and we will naturally want time to consider it properly before commenting in detail and responding to the consultation. However, we completely support the Government’s intention to ensure that proportionate and effective safeguards for consumers are in place. We recognise there are concerns about aspects of gambling advertising and it is helpful that this paper can provide the basis for an informed debate about the issues.'