This site would like to set some non-essential temporary cookies. Some cookies we use are essential to make our site work.
Others such as Google Analytics help us to improve the site or provide additional but non-essential features to you.
No behavioural or tracking cookies are used.
To change your consent settings, read about the cookies we set and your privacy, please see our Privacy Policy



Online Gambling Lawyer
Back to Contents

Volume: 17 Issue: 8
(August 2018)

Keywords:
swedens liberalised gaming regime return power state past sweden staunchly against liberalising market away state-owned monopoly despite numerous formal

Jurisdictions:
Sweden Europe Malta

Options:
Share This Page



Sweden’s liberalised gaming regime to return power to the state

In the past, Sweden has been staunchly against liberalising its market away from the state-owned monopoly, despite numerous formal letters having been delivered by the European Commission (‘the Commission’). Sweden is now opting to change its laws, not only to comply with Article 49 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (‘TFEU’), which guarantees the free movement of services, but also to regain control of its gaming market. As of 1 January 2019, Sweden will become a fully regulated market, following the aptly named bill ‘A Re-Regulated Gambling Market’ being passed by the national legislature. Denitza Dimitrova, Partner at Denitza Dimitrova Consultus, provides insight into Sweden’s gaming market and the changes that will be brought about.

Sign up for a free trial for a week’s access to the entire latest issue of the journal
You must be logged in and have an active full subscription to view full articles.
Log in now
If you are not already a subscriber, take a subscription for full access to our entire online archives.
Subscribe

Search Publication Archives



Our publication archives contain all of our articles, dating back to 2002.
Can’t find what you are looking for?
Try an Advanced Search

Log in to online gambling lawyer
Subscribe to online gambling lawyer
Register for a Free Trial to online gambling lawyer
online gambling lawyer Pricing

Social Media

Follow online gambling lawyer on TwitterView our LinkedIn Profileonline gambling lawyer RSS Feed