Research & Product Development in Halifax, NS
Focal Research Consultants LimitedFocal Research Consultants LimitedFocal Research Consultants Limited
(Monday - Friday)
Halifax, NS, Canada, B3L 2C2

Welcome to Focal Research

We are a multi-award-winning Data Analytics, Gambling Research company. Discover our safer gambling software and gambling compliance solutions for consumer protection.

With over 30 years of experience, we are global leaders in research and analysis, serving clients in commercial, social policy, corporate social responsibility, and consumer protection sectors.

At Focal, we leverage cutting-edge data science, technology, and analytics to empower our clients to make informed decisions. Our international expertise equips clients with the skills needed for evidence-based decision-making, planning, and predictive modeling.

Introducing Focal’s ALeRT™ BETTOR Protection System


Mobilizing 30+ Years of Research

Our extensive database includes over 100 commercial algorithms, 50,000+ player risk surveys, 60,000+ customer interactions, and a staggering 100,000,000+ data points. We’re dedicated to delivering data-driven insights.

1 +

Commercial Algorithms

1 +

Player Risk Surveys

1 +

Customer Interactions

1 +

Data Points

Focal’s Safer Gambling Solutions

Explore our Safer Gambling Solutions for operators and regulators designed to promote responsible gambling.

Presentations, Publications, and Research

Access our extensive knowledge base, including government reports, Focal’s reports and papers, and journal publications. 

Some of Our Clients

We are proud to serve a diverse range of clients worldwide. Explore a snapshot of our client list. Click on their logos to visit their websites.

Latest News

Latest Videos

Stay Updated with Focal

Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with Focal Research Consultants Limited’s latest news, publications, research, and more. Fill out the form with your email, and join our informed community.

Contact Us Today!

A Focal Research representative is ready to answer your questions and get a complete understanding of your needs.

    Our Solutions:

    In today's data-driven economy, we help clients harness the power of big data for risk mitigation, harm diagnosis, and product innovation. Our expertise spans Data Theory, Data Architecture, Data Modeling, and Data Analytics.

    With a relentless commitment to excellence, we've been leaders in gambling research for over three decades. Using advanced analytics, data science, and technology we support our clients with commercial, social policy, corporate social responsibility, and consumer protection initiatives in the gambling sector.

    Collaborating with academics, governments, and public health authorities, we conduct comprehensive research on alcohol, drugs, nicotine, and gambling. Our studies cover outcome monitoring, prevalence, and various demographic groups.

    We provide targeted diagnostic measures and tools to aid stakeholders in market analysis and decision-making, including specialized analyses and customizable software packages.

    The Focal team is experienced in uncovering rich consumer insights through comprehensive qualitative research. From concept design to mapping the customer journey, we engage with B2C and B2B end-users using a variety of innovative and proven designs. Qualitative analysis allows us to delve deep into the thoughts, feelings, and motivations of your target audience, providing invaluable insights for informed decision-making.

    Focal has proven expertise in research design, complex sampling, and robust methodology. We use innovative approaches to operationalize research objectives and achieve representative and reliable information.


    Explore our affiliations with industry leaders. Click on their logos to learn more about our partnerships.

    At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio digni goikussimos ducimus qui to bonfo blanditiis praese. Ntium voluum deleniti atque.

    Melbourne, Australia
    (Sat - Thursday)
    (10am - 05 pm)
    Skip to content