Exclusive: Limits for online stakes among proposed overhaul that could roll back much of Blair-era legislation

A wide-ranging review of gambling laws to be launched next week will consider banning sports sponsorship and limiting online casino stakes among a “reformer’s shopping list” of proposals to overhaul gambling laws, the Guardian can reveal.

The long-awaited review, which could roll back vast swathes of the Gambling Act 2005, will begin as soon as Monday with an initial call for evidence.

Limits on online stakes.

Tough affordability checks.

A testing regime for new products.

A sports sponsorship ban.

New powers to tackle the parallel market.

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