How does the spending controls work? How does the spending controls work? Spending controls take into consideration the activity on an account over a calendar day/week/month. They monitor the amount of loss in an account. Once a player's loss reaches a certain level, they will prevent them from placing further bets to control the risk of further losses. You won’t be able to adjust the limit yourself. If you feel you can afford to spend more than your current spending control allows you to, you can contact them at any time on 0808 196 7705 to have a conversation and have your affordability assessed. Related articles I don’t want a spending limit... can it be removed? What are Spending Controls? Who are the Player Protection team? Contact us Who sets the spending controls?