VAN (kansspelen) Game of Chance Branch organization

VAN Kansspelen is the Dutch trade association for regulated gaming providers. VAN Kansspelen has been the industry association for regulated Dutch gaming for over forty years. 95% of Slots Casinos and many providers a are members. We are committed to a healthy industry. A reliable and attractive range of games. All companies that benefit from opportunities in responsible people gambling machine operators to lotteries and from physical casinos to online casinos are members of the VAN.

VAN Kansspelen Brancheorganisatie (abbreviated VAN) has been the Dutch trade association of slot machine manufacturers, wholesalers, operators and providers of online games of chance since 1971. The VAN has about 120 members. Together, they represent more than 80% of the gaming machines on the Dutch market. They have about 2,500 employees.

VAN official branch organization gambling

The companies united in the VAN are very diverse in size, activity and background. What these companies have in common: the pursuit of versatile and high-quality modern entertainment, and an open eye for the social context in which this happens.

As an employers' organisation, VAN is committed to representing the interests of the industry as a whole; at local, national and European level as a member of Euromat, the European trade association for gaming machines. VAN considers it its mission to actively shape the slot machine industry. An important tool in this is the commitment to economically and ethically responsible business practices of individual companies. Member operators follow the regulations and quality standards set by VAN.

What are the views and vision of the Dutch industry organisation VAN?

We therefore advocate modernisation in the aforementioned ministries and parliaments and, where possible, simplify existing regulations. This will not only lead to more transparent policies free all parties, especially many city officials, from outdated regulations and related problems and frustrations.

Modernisation of technical regulations

We also support modernising the technical regulations for gaming machines in the hospitality industry. In consultation with the Gaming Authority, we are jointly investigating whether in the current circumstances regulations and new technological developments can be incorporated into these. This provides huge logistical benefits. Games can also be adapted to the local taste player. Of course, we will protect players from excessive gaming behaviour, which is partly
Integration of slot machine technology, at the same high level. build on Based on the findings, we will pass on changes to the Ministry of Justice and Security Rules Discuss.

Regulation of gambling in the Netherlands

We support regulated gambling in the Netherlands. Level the playing field for all providers. This is an important health and sustainable industries. We therefore welcome Holland Casino's privatisation plan.

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