Online gaming group Betsson has been certified as a “Safe and Fair” operator for online gambling operations by independent testing agency eCOGRA.

The accreditation follows a rigorous audit process covering the nine key areas of eCOGRA’s generally accepted practices.

Jesper Svensson, CEO for Betsson Operations, said: “We are really proud of this accreditation as it enables us to further demonstrate to our 685,000-plus customers and stakeholders that we are truly committed in providing a fair, responsible and fun gaming experience with access to 24/7 support.

The seal acknowledges all the hard work done by the different teams to get us to where we are today and we will continue this important work.”

Shaun McCallaghan, eCOGRA CEO, added: “Our onsite review covering elements of corporate governance, legal compliance, financial controls, systems controls and operational controls revealed an exceptionally high regard for player protection and a noteworthy commitment to compliance.

“We are extremely proud to have an organisation of Betsson’s calibre and reputation displaying our Safe and Fair seal on their site.”

As a Safe and Fair seal holder, Betsson is committed to further promote responsible gambling by having the proper controls, prevent underage gambling and complying with to advertising and marketing regulations.

As a certified company, Betsson passed the tests that ensure the safeguarding of customers’ data, privacy and funds.