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Charitable Gaming Event

The Board of Charitable Gaming issues permits to conduct charitable gaming events including bingo, instant bingo, raffles, Texas Hold’em poker tournaments and other charitable games. The Board also issues permits to charitable gaming vendors.

The objective of the Board of Charitable Gaming is to protect the public by regulating and policing activities which involve charitable gaming. To meet this objective, the Board •develops standards for professional competency •promulgates rules and regulations •adjudicates complaints against persons and groups it regulates and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

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Department: State

Division: Professional Regulation

Office: Board of Charitable Gaming


Event permits expire on the scheduled date of the event. Texas Hold’em Poker-Individual permits expire three years from issuance date. Instant Bingo permits expire annually on June 30.


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Applicable Laws

Applicable Rules and Regulations


Customer Service can be contacted by email at and by phone at 302-744-4500.

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This search covers most of the frequently requested licenses, certifications, registrations, and filings that the State of Delaware requires. However, this is not a fully exhaustive list of every possible requirement. Please consult with the appropriate state agencies to find out if there are additional requirements you must fulfill.

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