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Responsible & Problem gambling Game testing etc...

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Commissions & Control Boards
Nova Scotia Alcohol And Gaming Authority
Established 4th April, 1995, as a result of the introduction of the Gaming Control Act. Nova Scotia's two casinos in Halifax and Sydney are managed by the Nova Scotia Gaming Corporation in partnership with Great Canadian Casino Corporation.
Quebec - Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux
The Quebec Alcohol, Racing and Gaming Commission
Québec Government board with responsibility for overseeing gaming & alcohol in the province.
Alcohol & Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO)
Established 23rd February, 1998 under the Alcohol and Gaming Regulation and Public Protection Act, 1996.
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLGC)
Manitoba Gaming Control Commission
Saskatchewan Gaming Corporation
Saskatchewan Liquor & Gaming Authority (SLGA)
A Treasury Board Crown Corporation responsible for the distribution, control and regulation of liquor and most of the gaming in Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority
Saskatchewan - Indigenous Gaming Regulators Inc.
Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission
Alberta's first privately owned charitable casino opened in 1980 in Calgary and was followed by Edmonton in 1981.
Alberta Ministry of Gaming
British Columbia Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch
Responsible for overseeing charitable gaming operations in the province.
B.C. Gaming Control Act.
B.C. Ministery of Finance

Money laundering and suspicious transactions.

FINTRAC - Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada.
Information for casinos.

Canadian Gaming Association (CGA)
Founded in June 2005 by gaming operators, equipment manufacturers and suppliers to be a national voice for the Canadian gaming industry. In December 2005 the CGA purchased the rights to the Canadian Gaming Summit & Exhibition from founder Ivan Sack.

CGA 2008 National Gaming Impact study

Responsible & Problem gambling
Nova Scotia Alcohol & Gaming Authority
Voluntary Exclusion programme.
Resposible Gambling Council - Ontario
Problem Gambling Research Centre - Ontario - Ontario - OLG Responsible Gaming Program
University of Windsor - Problem Gambling Research Group - Ontario
Gambling Watch Network - Ontario
Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
Canadian Mental Health Association - Saskatchewan Division Inc.
Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC)
Alberta Gaming Research Institute
The University of Alberta, University of Calgary, and the University of Lethbridge. The primary purpose is to support and promote research into gaming and gambling in the province.
British Columbia Partnership for Responsible Gambling
Problem Gambling Victoria

Exhibitions, Publications & Media
Canadian Gaming Summit & Exhibition
The 14th annual Canadian Gaming Summit & Exhibition will be held 25th - 28th April, 2010 at the Calgary Stampede - Calgary, Alberta.
Canadian Gaming News
Hardcopy publication established in May 1994 by editor and publisher Ivan Sack.
Gaming News Canada
David Gutnik. Established in 2008 providing daily news headlines from the casino, racino, lottery, bingo, horse racing & sports betting sectors.
CGTV: Casino and Gaming Television
The 24 hours gaming channel is an associated company of Boardwalk Gaming and Entertainment Inc. who operate charitable Bingo centre's across Canada.

Training & Education
Canadian Gaming Centre of Excellence
Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. An organization offering development tools and training events designed specifically for the casino and gaming industry.

Game testing etc...
The Gambling Equipment Certification and Control Lab - Québec
Technical Systems Testing
An online resource for casino trade and industry news
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