The Isle of Man offers remote gambling licences to offshore operators in a well regulated environment. The regulations encompass all gambling activities except for pool betting and spread betting.
The issue of licences is authorised under the Online Gambling Regulation Act 2001 and regulations issued under it.
The core regulatory principles of the gambling regulations are:
- To keep the gambling industry crime free
- To protect the young and vulnerable
- To ensure that facilities are fair and that players receive their true winnings