Finance Act 2017

Amendment of Chapter 1 of Part 2 of Finance Act 2002 (consolidation and modernisation of betting duties law)

50. Chapter 1 of Part 2 of the Finance Act 2002 is amended—

(a) in section 64, by inserting the following after the definition of “remote bookmaker’s licence”:

“ ‘remote means’ has the same meaning as it has in section 1 of the Betting Act 1931 ;”,


(b) in section 68(1)(b), by substituting “remote means” for “any means of telecommunications”.