Casinos in UK were legalized in the year 1968 to fish out the black hats. The Gaming act of 1968 brought in some very stringent rules to put a check on the number of people that could have the delight of enjoying the money ride. 1990’s saw a number of new innovative additions in the games as well as the offering in the casinos. Today, UK has more than 140 casinos governed by the Gambling Commission of 2005. There are also online UK casino sites that hold nearly half of the market. Apart from online casinos there are basically five UK casino groups:
- London clubs
- A & S Leisure Group
Rules of this industry have been changing very frequently but some of the most important ones include that even a provincial casino might not take you in if you are dressed in a lousy manner and if you opt to go to an extremely regal one you might even need a tie. As and when it comes to entering the casino you should either be a member of it or a guest on a member. Also, keep in mind that you must be 18 years of age or above to be allowed entry in a casino.
Tipping is also very important as if you do not, it will definitely be negatively speculated. Drinking laws have changed numerous times as well but as per the present status there is no limit on the bar opening times. However this may vary from casino to casino. There are table limits in the casinos so as to have a profitable business. They would definitely not like to have continuous winners disturbing their balance sheet.
Apart from UK and other casino giants there are many new emerging markets for casinos, where legalizing of gambling is being done so as to weed out illegal element leaving us to expect that this industry has a long ways to go.