Find out how the Lithuania Gaming Control Authority regulates all forms of gambling as well as online casinos in Lithuania, a country that has undoubtedly one of the fastest growing economy in the European Union.
Online Casinos Licensed by Lithuania Gaming Control Authority
Gambling has been legal in Lithuania since 2001, and players can enjoy all types of casino games at a number of land-based casino establishments.
This also applies to operating sports betting parlors and online casinos, as long as the company that operates a parlor or a website has applied and been issued an operating license by the country’s Gaming Control Authority.
This regulatory body will also block all international and foreign online casinos that try to operate in the Lithuanian market without a valid license.
About Lithuania Gaming Control Authority
While gambling became legal with the passing of the Gambling Regulation in 2001, as of 2016, online gambling and running an online casino is only allowed if the operator has been issued a valid license by the Gaming Control Authority, and, if the company has no physical office in Lithuania, has partnered up with one of the land-based gambling establishments.