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January 9, 2013
OLG’s Responsible Gambling Program Receives Highest Accreditation

Three OLG gaming facilities and one gaming resort facility have been recognized with the RG Check accreditation – the most rigorous Responsible Gambling (RG) accreditation program in the world.

In October, three sites — OLG Casino Brantford, OLG Slots at Mohawk Racetrack and OLG Slots at Woodstock Raceway — achieved…

January 7, 2013
OLG and Responsible Gambling In Toronto

On November 9, 2012, Toronto Public Health released a technical report, The Health Impacts of Gambling Expansion in Toronto, about the health-related impacts of gambling and the prevalence of problem gambling in the Greater Toronto Area.  The report also offered recommendations to mitigate risks associated with gambling. Experts from…

January 3, 2013
Toronto begins public consultations

Throughout the month of January, the City of Toronto wants to hear what its residents think about the possibility of a new gaming facility in the city.

The city has launched a consultation process to gather input, including the public’s views and opinions on a new facility generally, on possible…

December 23, 2012
Bingo Centre Partnerships a Vital Part of Charitable Funding

Across Ontario, local charities rely on charitable bingo and gaming centres as an important source of funds for the services they provide to their communities.

Recognizing how vital this local support is, OLG began a partnership seven years ago with charities and charitable gaming operators to revitalize the sector by providing new products to appeal to a…

December 14, 2012
Building an innovative and modern lottery industry

Today, OLG began the process of pre-qualifying service providers for the day-to-day operations of lottery in Ontario. This is the next step forward in modernizing the province’s lottery industry.

Through a Request for Pre-Qualification (RFPQ), potential service providers are being asked to demonstrate their experience as it relates to the…