The Romanian Law no. 124/2015 for the approval of GEO 92/2014 (“Law 124/2015“) was published in the Official Gazette on 9 June 2015 and enters into force 3 days after its publication.

As of the entry into force of the aforementioned law, there is a 90 days period during which operators may apply to the National Office for Gambling in order to be granted an interim right to organize and operate games of chance under Romanian jurisdiction until 31 December 2015.

Among others, Law 124/2015 includes a provision which sets forth an additional tax for past activities performed by remote gambling operators in Romania in the absence of a license and authorization.