• To be a world class gaming regulatory agency


  • To ensure that gaming is conducted honestly, responsibly and competitively with minimum cost but maximum contribution to society, and that it is free from criminal activities

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Professionalism
  • Equity


The Act provides for the control and licensing of Betting and Gaming premises and the activities carried therein; for the imposition and recovery of taxes, for the authorization of lotteries and prize competition as well as eradication of illegal gambling.


  • To regulate and control betting, lotteries and gaming
  • To protect members of the public against fraud
  • To eradicate illegal gambling
  • To promote responsible gaming

What we do

  • Supervising and Inspecting Betting and Gaming Activities
  • Presiding over Public Lottery and Prize Competition draws
  • Conducting spot checks on betting, Lotteries and Gaming Operations Country wide
  • Authorizing amusement machines and pool tables