Various organisations are involved in dealing with issues such as problem
gambling, player protection and protection of minors.
We review the main associations and alliances that are involved in setting
standards, providing help and counselling, and monitoring gambling operators.
In some jurisdictions such as the United Kingdom, problem gambling
associations provide their services under the auspices of the UK Gambling
Commission. In some offshore jurisdictions, operators may belong to or participate in
problem gambling programmes. Some of these associations are not-for-profit and
have been set up by the industry to promote fair competition and consumer choice