Brexit: What Will It Mean For UK Bingo?


In the wake of Brexit, it’s safe to say the UK has been feeling a tad disoriented. Political parties have been thrown into turmoil; there’s uncertainty about future of trade and movement; and the economy doesn’t know which way is up.

But what does it mean for us, the average bingo-lover?

So, in case you missed it... Brexit happened.

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And whatever you feel about it...

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...or even...

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...and, naturally, bingo does too.

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So… what’s changed?

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Well, in terms of boring things like legislation and regulation...

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(that nonetheless affect all of us bingo-lovers)

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...very little really. You see, the UK mostly makes its own rules on the subject, which are overseen by the Gambling Commission.

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However, it may affect non-UK sites that you play on, as these companies may be required to pay more tax.

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And the EU also have measures in place to make sure that your personal information is kept private, safe and sound.

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So now that we’re officially going OUT, does it mean there will be a free-for-all?

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Well, yes and no.

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No, you don’t have to worry about bingo sites selling you out.

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But yes, someone needs to take responsibility for ensuring that our data continues to be well protected… the UK government perhaps. Let’s just see how it goes.

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Basically, in the short term, there will be no change to speak of...

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...and in the long term, you’re unlikely to notice much difference either.

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So now that’s cleared up...

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...let’s just get on with playing bingo!

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All sorted then. Check out our recommended UK bingo sites right here.



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