• The Consultation seeks views on the creation of a single regulator by merging the Gambling Commission and National Lottery Commission, which is hoped will increase accountability, reduce the number and cost of public bodies, and ensure that regulation continues to protect the public (particularly in light of rapid change and innovation in the gambling market) while allowing regulated sectors to flourish in order to deliver the public benefits.

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