Canadian Gaming Association News

2 May 2022
Four industry figures will be inducted to the Sports Betting Hall of Fame in a special ceremony at Meadowlands Racetrack & Entertainment in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Wednesday, 13 July.
7 Mar 2022
The purpose of the MoU is to provide a framework for cooperation and coordination between IBIA and the CGA on betting and related integrity issues and to protect the Ontario and wider Canadian market.
28 Jan 2022
The Canadian Gaming Association today applauds the Government of Ontario's announcement to open the first licensed and regulated iGaming market in Canada on 4 April.
22 Nov 2021
The Canadian Gaming Association announced the appointment of four new members of the Association’s Board of Directors, which took place during the CGA’s Annual General Meeting on 10 November.
27 Aug 2021
The Canadian Gaming Association celebrates the arrival of legal single-event sports betting across Canada, which culminates a decade-long effort to allow provinces to offer single-event wagering.
22 Jun 2021
The Canadian Gaming Association today celebrates the arrival of single-event sports betting across Canada as the Senate successfully passed Bill C-218, without amendment.
4 Jun 2021
After the final witnesses appeared, the Committee referred Bill C-218, the Safe and Regulated Sports Betting Act, back to the Senate on Tuesday, 8 June.
27 May 2021
Fandom Sports Media Corp. is pleased to announce that it has been approved to become a member of the Canadian Gaming Association.
31 Mar 2021
Nuvei’s partnership with the CGA expands the company’s growth as a leader of international iGaming payment technology and thought leadership.
4 Mar 2021
Real Luck Group is pleased to announce that it has become an official member of the Canadian Gaming Association. The membership became effective on 18 February.
1 Mar 2021
Bill C-218, which decriminalizes single-event sports betting, was referred to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights by an overwhelming vote of 303-15.
25 Nov 2020
The Safe and Regulated Sports Betting Act is being introduced today in Canada in the House of Commons by the Justice Minister.
18 Nov 2020
For more than two decades, until his recent retirement in September 2020, Jean Major has been a strong influence and leader at regulatory agencies in Ontario.
6 Nov 2020
The Government of Ontario decided to move forward with legislation to make internet gambling a reality in this province and to ensure that the people of Ontario have access to safe and legal gambling options online.
3 Nov 2020
Helping a gaming facility to open a sportsbook will serve as an economic stimulus, create hundreds of employment opportunities, and generate a significant new tax revenue stream for cities across Canada.
28 Feb 2020
In this week’s edition, the World Series of Poker is back in headlines, two U.S. states see sports betting progress, a new Las Vegas poker room in unveiled and Canada pushes for an improvement to sports wagering.