As at 31st December 2020, there were 387 licences in Malta.
These licences are distributed between four different licences' classes
It is estimated that during 2020, 62.3% of the total GR of the B2C licensees operating in the online industry was generated through gambling classified under the Type 1 group, up by six percentage points when compared with the corresponding period of 2019. The GR generated from games falling under the Type 2 category was down by 7.6 percentage points, accounting for 28.7% of the total, whilst the share in GR of Type 3 games increased from 7.7% to 9%. The activity reported for the controlled skill games classified under Type 4 was minimal when compared with other game types, and accounted for less than 1% of the total GR throughout 2020.