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New York State Gaming Commission

The New York State Gaming Commission regulates all aspects of gaming and gambling activity in the state, including horse racing and pari-mutuel wagering, Class III Indian Gaming, the state lottery (including video lottery terminals) and charitable gaming.

One Broadway Center
Schenectady, New York 12305
United States

Mailing Address
PO Box 7500
Schenectady, New York 12301-7500
United States

Main Phone:
(518) 388-3300
(315) 361-6425


Social Media:

Barry Sample
John A. Crotty
Peter J. Moschetti Jr.
John J. Poklemba
Christopher Riano
Properties Regulated
Aqueduct Racetrack Hamburg Gaming Saratoga Casino Hotel
Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel Monticello Raceway Tioga Downs Casino
Empire City Casino Resorts World Casino New York City Vernon Downs Casino & Hotel
Finger Lakes Casino & Racetrack
New York State Gaming Commission News
Casino City’s Friday Five: Vaccinations and sports betting edition
20 Aug 2021
With the Delta variant of the coronavirus wreaking havoc in several areas of the U.S., a few casinos have started to require proof of vaccinations or a negative test in order to gain entry. read more »

New York mobile sports betting regulations approved
18 Aug 2021
The New York State Gaming Commission agreed on and published the rules and regulations for mobile sports betting in the state which plans to go live in early 2022. read more »

New hours of operation for Rivers Casino and Resort Schenectady
2 Apr 2021
Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady’s new daily hours of operation will be from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. daily starting Monday, 5 April. The casino has been open from 6 a.m. until 11 p.m. read more »