Gaming Sectors

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is the single, independent, regulatory body responsible for the governance of all gaming activities in Malta, both online and land-based.

Remote Gaming

The remote gaming sector is the most dynamic and the fastest growing gaming sector in Malta, which is regulated under the provisions of the Remote Gaming Regulations.

News & Events

MGA Publishes Feedback in relation to the Consultation on the draft Code of Commercial Communications

Following a public consultation process, titled ‘Code of Commercial Communications’, on the need for the current rules on the advertising of gaming services to be updated to better reflect the sector’s development, in terms of player behaviour, marketing techniques, new technologies, regulatory practice, and the needs of society in general, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) […]

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MGA Regulatory notice on

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with Any reference to the MGA and/or gaming licence/s said to be issued by the Maltese Authority, as stated on is false and misleading.

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Skill Games – Fantasy Sports in focus

In December 2015, the Malta Gaming Authority (the ‘Authority’) published its Position Paper on Digital Games of Skill with Prize following a public consultation. The Authority stated that in view of the element of skill and knowledge involved in fantasy sports, such an activity should be differentiated from games of chance in terms of licensing […]

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