Tag: gambling

SOME TIPS FOR RACE WEEK

Helena O’Carroll All roads in Listowel lead to the racecourse and amusements this coming week but what are the important legal tips for these venues….….? Under current Irish law, you cannot make a bet until you are 18 years of age. It is currently an offence for a person under […]

Betting (Amendment) Act, 2015

As race week is upon us, it is opportune to consider the recent changes to Ireland’s betting laws.  The Betting (Amendment) Act, 2015 (the “Act”) came into operation on the 15th April 2015.  This Act updates the existing provisions regulating retail bookmakers and introduces a licensing regime for remote bookmakers […]