Racing Post – Leading Online Daily Horse racing Site

The Racing Post is the definitive daily horse racing newspaper for UK and Ireland, and their web site occupies much the same position online. Delivering all a horse racing enthusiast needs and more since 1986.

Department of Justice – Betting Licence Applications

Visit the Department of Justice website for details regarding Online and Landbased betting licence applications.

Revenue Commissioners, licensing requirements

The Betting (Amendment) Act 2015 introduces a licensing requirement in Ireland for remote bookmaker’s and remote betting intermediaries who are providing betting services to persons in the State.

Gambling Awareness Trust

Gambling Awareness Trust is an Independent charity. Their core objective is to establish and manage a charitable fund with which to finance services that help the prevention and treatment of problem gambling in Ireland.

GamblingCare is a website managed by the Gambling Awareness Trust to broaden public understanding of responsible gambling and to help those that do develop problems, or know someone that has developed a gambling problem to get the support and help that they need quickly and effectively.

Dunlewey Addiction Services

The Dunlewey Centre is a Charity based near Belfast who provide Addiction counselling services and advice. They run a Counselling service for persons affected by problem gambling, with counsellors all over Ireland providing free face to face counselling sessions. Their phone line operates 7 days a week from 9am to 11pm. Telephone 1800 936 725


UKAT’s purpose is to provide excellent care and treatment to enable all those suffering from addictive disorders to achieve a goal of life-long recovery.  Their therapy programme is focussed on empowering people to make choices and to make the changes in their lives which they want to make


GamCare is the leading UK national provider of information, advice, support and free counselling for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling. Their expert services are Free, confidential and non-judgemental.


On this website you’ll find advice and get access to free, confidential help by phone or online. You can learn about how gambling works, check if you or someone you know may have a gambling problem, and find tips on how to stay in control.