Author Archives: Malta Gaming Authority

Skill Games Regulations & Fantasy Sports Ruling

The Skill Games Regulations (S.L. 438.11) are now in force following publication in the Government Gazette on the 24th of January 2017. In terms of these new regulations, the Authority is entrusted with the governance and regulation over the skill games sector, as originally envisaged under article 78 of the Lotteries and Other Games Act […]

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Tender for the Provision of Cleaning Services for the MGA

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has issued a tender for the Tender for the Provision of Cleaning Services for the MGA. Interested bidders can either request a physical copy of the tender document directly from the Authority or download it from here.   DATE TIME Date Published December 23, 2016 Deadline for Submission January 16, 2017 10:30am Tender […]

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MGA has no connection with birinicibet2.com

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with birincibet2.com. Any reference to the MGA and/or gaming licence/s said to be issued by the Maltese Authority, as stated on birinicibet2.com is false and misleading.

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The MGA Publishes its Interim Performance Report for the Gaming Industry for the Period January to June 2016

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has published its interim performance report for the period January to June 2016. The report reviews the performance of the gaming industry under the governance of MGA in terms of economic value added, employment, number of licensed operators and tax revenue together with developments in demand trends and in the […]

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Tender for the Construction, Installation & Dismantling of a Stand at ICE, iGaming Expo 2017 at Excel, London for the MGA

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has issued a tender for the Construction, Installation & Dismantling of a Stand at ICE, iGaming Expo 2017, at Excel London for the period between 7 and 9 February, 2017. Interested bidders can either request a physical copy of the tender document directly from the Authority or download it from here.   […]

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MGA Participates at the SiGMA 2016 iGaming Summit

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the Summit of iGaming Malta (SiGMA) 2016 held at the InterContinental Arena between 16 and 19 November 2016. SiGMA brought together the entire gaming community, from affiliates and operators to regulators and service providers. (From left to right) Michele Magro from MGA, Ben Carlotti from Oulala, Jeffrey Haas […]

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Poker Tournament (Locations) Regulations Published

A new subsidiary legislation entitled the Poker Tournament (Locations) Regulations (S.L. 400.03) has been published under the Gaming Act (Chapter 400 of the Laws of Malta). The law is of relevance to the land-based casino sector, and establishes the procedures and parameters to be followed by casino licence holders in organising large scale poker tournaments […]

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MGA participates at the MiGS 2016 iGaming Seminar

MGA’s Executive Chairman, Mr Joseph Cuschieri The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) participated in the Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS) 2016 held at the Hilton Hotel in St. Julian’s between 8 and 9 Nov 2016. The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri addressed the event by giving a regulatory update highlighting salient points which call for efficacy, relevance […]

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MGA Participates at the IMGL Autumn Conference 2016

The MGA took part in the 2016 Autumn Conference of the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL) which was held in the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin, Ireland on the 24 and 25 October 2016.  A number of discussions were held at the conference dealing with various topical issues such as betting and sport integrity, eSports, […]

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MGA participates in the East meets West Regulators summit and the IAGR Conference 2016

The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri took part in the second East meets West regulators summit which took place in the Philippines between 25 and 28 October, 2016. The summit focused on developments in the Asian gaming market but also included topics related to anti-money laundering, match fixing and regulatory policy developments in Europe, US […]

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