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Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB)

The Michigan Gaming Control Board provides for the licensing, regulation and control of casino gaming operations at the Detroit commercial casinos. It also licenses and regulates the casinos' gaming equipment manufacturers and distributors, suppliers and employees. Additionally, the agency regulates pari-mutuel horse racing and casino-style charitable gaming.

3062 West Grand Boulevard
Suite L-700
Detroit, Michigan 48202-6062
United States

Main Phone:
(313) 456-4100
(313) 456-4200


Linda Forte
Carla Schulte
Deputy Director, Casino Operations
Henry Williams
Executive Director
David Murley
Deputy Director, Online Gaming & Legal Affairs
Deidre A. Lambert-Bounds
Board Member
Lisa Keith
Media Contact
Andrew T. Palms
Board Member
Robert Simon
Deputy Director, Administration
Joni M. Thrower Davis
Board Member
Kurt Steinkamp
Deputy Director, Licensing & Investigations
Properties Regulated
All Star Poker Room Krazy Kopz at Vision Lanes Roundtree Poker Room
American Legion Post 267 Legends Poker Place of Metamora Saginaw Poker Room
Burton Eagles Poker Room MGM Grand Detroit Casino The Event Spot Poker Room
Caspian Gaastra Fire Hall Momo's Poker Room Thompson Poker Room
Ciccarelli's Charity Poker Room MotorCity Casino VFW 1008
DiCicco’s Lounge and Poker Room Northway Lanes & Billiards Waterford Card Room
Hollywood Casino at Greektown One Eyed Jacks Poker Lounge Westgate Bowl
Huron Poker Room
Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) News
Five individuals arraigned after investigation of two alleged Michigan storefront casino
29 Sep 2023
On 27 April, authorities confiscated 100 gambling devices, $29,204 in suspected gambling profits, and 62 gift cards of varying denominations during raids read more »

Light & Wonder launches Playzido platform in Michigan
28 Sep 2023
The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) recently awarded a B2B supplier license to the content creation platform, which will increase its North American presence. read more »

Michigan regulator announces successful destruction of illegal gaming machines
26 Sep 2023
In a concerted effort to combat illegal gambling activities, Michigan Gaming Control Board Executive Director Henry Williams announced numerous unlicensed illegal gaming machines were recently destroyed at the City Recycling junkyard read more »