Insights & Analysis

Amendments to the Gambling Act in Bulgaria have made it illegal for companies to run private lotteries.

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov is unlikely to exercise his veto over the parliament-approved changes, having come out in favour of the ban last month.

Existing licences for the sector will be...

Bulgaria’s controversial plan to create a state-run lottery monopoly has passed its first ballot in the country’s national assembly.

The...

Bulgaria’s government has released controversial plans to create a state-run lottery monopoly, in response to reports that existing private...

Regulatory Research

With effect from mid-February 2020, Bulgarian lawmakers banned private lotteries, making the state-owned Sports Totalisator the only legal...
Following the 2014 implementation of lower taxation rates for online gambling, the number of licensed online gambling operators in the...
Advertising is one of the most hotly discussed topics in the European gambling industry. In this map, GamblingCompliance shows the current...

Data & Forecasts

Latest annual Industry Statistics Report from the Bulgarian Trade Association of Manufacturers and Operators in the Gaming Industry (BTAMOGI). The data released for the country contains the following...

Latest annual data from the World Lottery Association (WLA). The data released for the association's members contains the following information: Total sales, sales of draw-based games, instant games...