Name of Private Regulator:
EU Athletes, European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA), European Sports Security Association (ESSA) and Remote Gambling Association (RGA)
The EU Athletes association and the UK Professional Players Federation (PPF), in cooperation with the EU Online Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA), the Remote Gambling Association (RGA), and the European Sports Security Association (ESSA) have agreed a common European code of conduct on sports betting regarding their current betting awareness programmes designed to help European sports professionals understand, and deal with, issues surrounding the integrity of sport, betting and match-fixing both on- and offline. It is a contribution to the EU sports policy debate, in particular on the integrity of sport. In this connection, the European Commission published a communication on sport on 19 January 2011 and a green paper on online gambling in the internal market on 24 March 2011.