UK’s Very Own Sin City Angles for Super Casino License

The seaside town of Blackpool, often quoted The Sin City of United Kingdom because of its likeness to the Las Vegas casinos, is home to five exquisite and glamorous casinos, which attract players from all over Europe. To bring up the dipping economy and increase the number of tourists, the city is in a quest for a Super Casino License. Lord Tom McNally, the Leader of the House of Lords, said that people are increasingly choosing other European destinations for their vacations, and obtaining the license can increase Blackpool’s tourism revenues by several numbers.


What is the Super Casino License?

As of now, the only two super casinos in the UK located in Stratford and Milton Keynes, are owned by Aspers. Obtaining this Super Casino Slot Machineslicense is not easy because it comes with strict guidelines and specifications. Casinos can apply for this UK-based license if they meet the two basic conditions, which are as follows:


  • A minimum of 5000 sq. meters of usable area
  • At least 1,250 slot machines for jackpot


The license will definitely increase the popularity of any casino and also the city, bringing in visitors from all quarters of the world. Several cities other than Blackpool, including Southampton and Leeds, have also expressed interest in building Super Casinos. In fact, in Southampton, Aspers has already invested £330 millionto develop a casino at the Southampton Royal Pier.


The future of Blackpool’s quest

To obtain the license, Blackpool city has already started taking up measures to make it a multi-activity tourist resort. McNally said that with assistance from the national and local government, Blackpool is just a short distance away from realizing its dream of becoming a Super Casino City.