- To build and develop an evidence base for the better understanding of the nature and extent of gambling-related harm in Wales
- To develop and evaluate ways of preventing and reducing gambling-related harm
- To develop effective treatments for problematic or excessive gambling
- To inform policy-based gambling research
- To provide educational and consultancy services aimed at raising awareness of gambling-related harm
- To strengthen and consolidate gambling research capacity, capability and long-term viability in Wales.