4. Gambling advertising: co-regulation agreement. Code of conduct on gambling-related commercial communication

DGOJ activity index

Gambling advertising: co-regulation agreement. Code of conduct on gambling-related commercial communication

For detailed information on the Gambling Policy Board, consult the section for this purpose on the Directorate-General's website.

The historical activity presented by Autocontrol in the corresponding annual reports in relation to advertising gambling activities is as follows:

Previous consultations on advertising gambling activities
 
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Previous consultations 529 506 784 752 754
% Positive 85.4% 89.7% 78.6% 83.90% 78.8%
% Modifications 9.9% 9.9% 17.9% 15.0% 20.7%
% Negative 0.4% 0.4% 3.6% 1.1% 0.5%

 

  • Positive (there were no problems with the content of the adverts)
  • Modifications (changes to the advert were recommended)
  • Negatives (showing the advert is discouraged)

 

Regarding the Resolutions issued by the Advertising Board, the historical values ​​are those shown below:

Resolutions issued by the advertising board
 
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Upheld 4 0 1 2 1
Partially Upheld 2 0 1 1 1
Dismissed 3 2 4 5 0
Total 9 2 6 8 2

 

DGOJ activity index