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OLG (Ontario Lottery and Gaming)
Address: 70 Foster Drive, Suite 800 Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario P6A 6V2 Canada
Internet:
Lottery Results:
http://www.olgc.ca
http://www.olgclotteries.ca/index.jsp
E-mail Address: N/A
Phone: +1 705 946 6464
Fax: (416) 224-7106
Population: 11.7 million
Chief Executive Officer: Stephen Rigby
Year Lottery Founded: 1975
Sales FY 2014:
Sales FY 2015:
C$3.387 billion
C$3.268 billion
Number of Employees: 5,880
# Points of Sale (POS): 9,700
On-line Vendor: GTech
Lottery terminals supplier: Morpho
Instant Ticket Vendor: Scientific Games Corporation
ITVMs: N/A
Games Offered: Ontario 49, Encore, Lottario, Pick-3, Daily Keno, Winner Tke All, Instant, ProOLine, Pro-Picks and Point Spread and Big Link Bingo are offered exclusively within Ontario.
Lotto Super 7 and Lotto 6/49 are offered by the interprovincial Lottery Corporation are played throughout Cananda and managed in Ontario by OLGC.
Beneficiaries: Ontario Hospitals, Ontario Charities
Jurisdiction: The Province of Ontario, Canada


Background Information

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLGC), a new Crown Agency, was created by the Government of Ontario on April 1, 2000 by merging the Ontario Casino Corporation (OCC) and the Ontario Lottery Corporation (OLC).
OLGC strives to deliver gaming entertainment to maximize economic benefits for the people of Ontario in an efficient and socially responsible manner.


Lottery News Archive for CY2017
August 31, 2017 The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation is Seeking a Manager for Lottery Business Development
August 31, 2017 Take OLG’S Newest Game for A Spin: The Big Spin!
August 7, 2017 Great Canadian Gaming Stock Trading Halted Ahead of OLG Gambling Takeover News
June 6, 2017 Sault Ste. Marie Gambling and Gaming Companies Relaxed with OLG Uncertainty
June 1, 2017 OLG Delivering for Their Customers with New Lottery App
May 15, 2017 OLG Selects Service Provider For Ottawa Area Gaming Bundle
May 15, 2017 New OLG Lottery App Lets Players Scan Tickets Anyplace, Anytime
May 9, 2017 Union Worried About Job Losses at OLG


Lottery News Archive for CY2016
December 20, 2016 OLG releases a Request for Information (RFI) to seek information and advice from the market on a new player platform
October 7, 2016 Pursuit of Lottery and Gaming Sector Moves Forward
September 26, 2016 Premier Defends Decision to Cancel OLG Selloff
September 23, 2016 Province Won't Privatize Lottery HQ
September 16, 2016 NBA Wagering Returns to OLG’s PRO-LINE This Fall
July 10, 2016 Lotteries Struggle to Attract Millennial Players
June 14, 2016 Ontario Lottery and Gaming See Sharp Drop in 6/49, Lotto Max Sales
June 10, 2016 Court Rules Estates Claim Against the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLGC) Should Proceed to Trial
June 2, 2016 Ontario Lottery and Gaming Re-Issues RFPQ for Ottawa Area Gaming Bundle
May 31, 2016 Ontario Lottery and Gaming Contracts Energy Advantage to Strengthen Its Commitment to Energy & Sustainability
May 12, 2016 Lottery Corporation Launch Horse Racing Themed Lottery Games
February 8, 2016 OLG Wants You to Play Smart
January 4, 2016 Single-Event Sports Betting Bill to be Reintroduced
January 3, 2016 Lottery Corporation to Introduce Smartphone, Tablet Gambling App


Lottery News Archive for CY2015
December 7, 2015 OLG Pays Out First $1 Million Online Lottery Jackpot
December 2, 2015 OLG Launch Horse-Themed Slots Game on PLAYOLG.ca
December 2, 2015 Scientific Games Will Continue as Instant Game Provider to Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation
November 23, 2015 OLG Issues RFPS for North and Southwest Gaming Bundles
November 9, 2015 Lottario is Now Enhanced with a Faster Growing Jackpot, New Prizes and Better Odds
July 6, 2015 Lottery tickets to sell until 10:30 p.m. in Ontario
April 19, 2015 OLG Makes Fourth-Quarter Payments To Gaming Site Host Municipalities
April 17, 2015 GTA Gaming Bundle Rfpq Submission Deadline Extended
March 12, 2015 Charitable Bingo And Gaming Revitalization To Benefit Local Charities In Timmins
February 17, 2015 Picture Yourself A Winner With Living The Life Lottery


Lottery News Archive for CY2014
December 16, 2014 OLG Announces Stephen Rigby as President and Chief Executive Officer
December 6, 2014 OLG to choose Operator for East Bundle
November 26, 2014 OLG Receives International Responsible Gambling Award
November 20, 2014 Large Lottery Industry Players Eye Sault
October 31, 2014 GTA Gaming Bundle RFPQ Submission Deadline Extended
October 21, 2014 OLG Makes Second-Quarter Payments To Gaming Site Host Municipalities
October 12, 2014 Bidding Remains Tight Lipped on Ontario RFP
October 7, 2014 NHL® Lotto from OLG is Here and Hockey Glory Awaits!
October 2, 2014 Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation Meets with Companies Interested in Taking Over the Day-to-Day Operations of Ontario’s Lottery And Gaming Business
Sept 9, 2014 OLG Corrects Inaccurate Reports about Modernization
Sept 9, 2014 OLG Begins RFP Phase Of Lottery Procurement
Sept 9, 2014 OLG Looks to Contract Out operation of its Lottery Business
Sept 3, 2014 Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) Selects Bally Technologies as Its Central Gaming Management System Provider
July 22, 2014 First-Quarter Payments to Gaming Site Host Municipalities
July 22, 2014 RFP May now be Only Weeks Away
July 4, 2014 New Look, New Games and New Excitement at OLG Slots At Hanover Raceway
June 23, 2014 OLG board of Directors to Hold Monthly Board Meeting
May 27, 2014 Commitment to OLG Remains Unchanged
May 6, 2014 Change Is Good For Ontario 49
April 29, 2014 Minister Responds to Auditor General Report on OLG Modernization Plan
April 28, 2014 Charitable Bingo and Gaming Revitalization To Benefit Local Charities In Hawkesbury
April 28, 2014 OLG Modernization Plan "Overly Optimistic," Auditor General says in Special Report
April 23, 2014 GTA Gaming Bundle RFPQ Submission Deadline Extended
April 17, 2014 Fourth-Quarter Payments to Gaming Site Host Municipalities
March 28, 2014 Digital Gaming Taskforce Announced to Advance Lottery and Gaming Sector
March 27, 2014 Younger Generation will play more, if they can Win more, and enjoy the Experience
March 13, 2014 RFPQS for West GTA And Central Gaming Bundles Close
March 12, 2014 Pilot Project to Enhance 50/50 Raffle Draws Will Raise More Money For Ontario Charities
March 11, 2014 Breeders Lodge Lawsuit Against Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation
March 4, 2014 Introducing Poker Lotto All In
March 3, 2014 OLG Procurement Update
February 5, 2014 Rod Phillips Appointed Chairman of the Board for Media Group
January 25, 2014 Mayor Again Urges Lottery to Confirm its Headquarters Location
January 25, 2014 Quest For Gold Fact Sheet
January 25, 2014 New Edition of Quest for Gold Crossword Game Supports Ontario’s Amateur Athletes
January 21, 2014 Statement from Rod Phillips
January 21, 2014 OLG Leadership Change
January 21, 2014 Third-Quarter Payments To Gaming Site Host Municipalities


Lottery News Archive for CY2013
December 16, 2013 OLG Releases Remaining Gaming RFPQS
December 9, 2013 OLG Releases Its First Corporate Social Responsibility Report
December 3, 2013 OLG Moves One Step Closer to Awarding Outstanding $50 Million Lottery
November 27, 2013 Lottery Modernization Plan is Progressing despite Delay to Issue RFP’s
November 22, 2013 More than Half of OLG’S Facilities Have Received RG Check Accreditation
November 14, 2013 Charitable Bingo and Gaming Revitalization to Benefit Local Charities In Oakville
November 5, 2013 Introducing Wheel Of Fortune® Lotto
October 22, 2013 Call for Area Casino Operators
October 22, 2013 Second-Quarter Payments To Gaming Site Host Municipalities
October 17, 2013 Gaming Corporation Still Looking for a Welcoming Host
October 11, 2013 Statement from OLG President And CEO Rod Phillips Re: Ontario’s Five-Year Plan For A Sustainable Horse Racing Industry
September 20, 2013 Three more OLG facilities receive RG Check accreditation
September 12, 2013 New LOTTO 6/49 ready to roll
September 10, 2013 New Funding Agreement for Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp
August 30, 2013 Great Canadian Gaming Further Extends Interim Arrangements for OLG to Continue Operating Slot Facilities at Georgian Downs and Flamboro Downs
August 21, 2013 Campaign Calls For More Casinos and OLG Investment in Existing Casinos
August 21, 2013 City Continues to Fight for Lottery Head Office Location to be Determined
August 13, 2013 Board of Public Health Urged to Fill Gaps on Problem Gambling Prevention
August 3, 2013 Court of Appeal Declines to Certify a Class Action by Problem Gamblers
July 31, 2013 Great Canadian Gaming Extends Interim Arrangements
July 18, 2013 Nomination to the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp
July 9, 2013 Four more OLG facilities receive RG Check accreditation
(June 23, 2013 City Campaigns as Centre for Next Generation Lottery and Gaming
June 14, 2013 Expansion of Bingo Helping to Collect Child Support Arrears
June 3, 2013 OLG Issues $81-million in Compensation Payments over Failed Slots Revenue Share Program
May 27, 2013 OLG Workers Reach Tentative Agreement At Woodbine
May 17, 2013 New Hosting Fee Formula To Benefit All Olg Host Municipalities
May 18, 2013 Government Appoints Interim Board
May 18, 2013 Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp.’s Board of Directors Resigns
May 18, 2013 OLG Announced A New Funding Formula Friday For Host Municipalities
May 9, 2013 Lottery to Review Process for Consideration of Casino Location
April 30, 2013 OLG Modernization Continues To Proceed With Close Of Request For Pre-Qualification For Lottery
April 30, 2013 Minister Deems Lottery Executive Pay Increases Not in Line with Government Budget Constraints
April 24, 2013 LOTTO 6/49 Is Getting A Makeover In Fall 2013
April 19, 2013 Mayor Calls for Clear Definition on Location of Lottery Headquarters
April 19, 2013 OLGC Makes Final Payment
April 19, 2013 Fourth-Quarter Payments to Gaming Site Host Municipalities
April 12, 2013 OLG Selects Vendor for Internet Gaming Program
April 12, 2013 SPIELO G2 Selected As Primary Service Provider Of Online Casino Games, Back Office, And Player Services To Ontario Lottery And Gaming Corporation
April 10, 2013 Lottery Corporation Responds to Auditor General’s Review
April 8, 2013 OLG President & CEO Responds to Toronto City Manager’s Report
April 10, 2013 Auditor General to Look Into Lottery Corporation's Expansion Plans
March 25, 2013 Casino Company Voices Frustration with City Council's Indecisiveness
March 19, 2013 Provincial Government Orders Lottery Corporation to Re-Write Revenue Sharing Formula for Casinos
March 19, 2013 Finance Minister Defends Lottery Corporations Payments to Bidders in Privatization Process
March 14, 2013 OLG Modernization of Gaming Continues to Proceed with Close of RFPQ
March 9, 2013 Great Canadian Gaming Reaches Agreements in Principle for OLG Slot Facility Leases at Georgian Downs and Flamboro Downs
March 7, 2013 OLG Modernization of Gaming Continues to Proceed with Close of First Two RFPQs
March 5, 2013 Roundtable Meeting Discuss the Future of Ontario's Lottery and Gaming Sector in the City
February 25, 2013 Ontario Moves to Privatize Lottery Sales
January 24, 2013 Lottery Corporation Reaches Tentative Deal with Ontario Racetracks
(January 22, 2013 OLG Plans to Implement Tracking Cards in an effort to Prevent Problem Gambling
January 18, 2013 OLG Issues 3Q Payments to Gaming Site Host Municipalities
January 14, 2013 Technology Paves the Way For Responsible Gambling

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