The licensing process begins in the Netherlands
The authority of the game in Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) begins after several legislative delays the acceptance of operator requests.
The regulated online game market in the Netherlands has a start date on October 1, 2021, after several extensions. Since last April 1 his official online portal It began to work, after several moments of uncertainty due to technical difficulties. On the same day 1 was also the start date for the entry into force of the KOA or law for the remote game of the Netherlands, which also includes Jurisdictions like Curaçao..
Online Game Licenses in Holland
The national regulatory authority will be responsible for the issuance and management of licenses, which began with the sending of an application by operators through its newly opened official portal.
The procedures involve an initial rate of € 48,000, and between the documentation presented, a description of the game systems, evaluation reports, policies ...
The deadline for submitting applications closes on April 15. The short term is due to the fact that the Dutch Government aims to issue (or deny) licenses with a broad margin before the online gaming market is inaugurated in October.
To achieve one of these licenses it will be necessary to pass the evaluation of the kanspelautoriteit, as well as getting on the established deadlines.
As described in the procedure, the KANSPELAUTORITEIT aims to reports on the inspections of the game system of each operator are sent before July 1.
In this way, they will try to make all KansSpelautoriteit licensed providers to legally offer their services in the Netherlands simultaneously. According to his words:
"In this way, a fair competitiveness is implemented under equitable conditions. Our goal is that the first licenses are issued, at the latest, next September 30 ".