Gambling Awareness Project Sheffield

Self-exclusion is when you exclude yourself from being able to access gambling activities either online or in person. If you feel your gambling behaviours are causing you harm you can choose to self-exclude from most forms of gambling. Below are some helpful organisations which can help you do this.



GAMSTOP helps you control your online gambling. Once registered you will be prevented from using gambling websites and apps run by companies licensed in Great Britain, for a period of your choosing.


Contact Number: 0800 138 6518

Opening hours: 10am – 8pm (7 days a week)



Block access to over 60,000 gambling websites and apps worldwide



Multi Operator Self Exclusion Scheme

The Multi Operator Self Exclusion Scheme for betting shops in Great Britain. For those with concerns about the time and money they spend gambling




Bacta represents the amusement and gaming machine industry in the UK



Bet Blocker

BetBlocker is a free tool to help you control your gambling. Install it on as many devices as you like and you can block yourself from accessing over 18037 gambling websites. You can select how long you want to be blocked for.




SENSE self-exclusion programme is available for anyone who may be experiencing gambling problems to enrol in a scheme to exclude themselves nationally from all land-based casinos in Great Britain licensed by the Gambling Commission.


Contact number: 0203 409 2047

Opening hours: 9am – 5pm (Mon-Fri)


Bingo Industry Self-Exclusion Scheme

To assist customers, the licensed bingo industry offers a voluntary scheme that enables them to request exclusion from land-based licensed bingo premises across Great Britain.




A bank account and app that allows you to block gambling transactions.


(Please note this is available with other banks, if needed check your online banking app options or contact your bank directly).