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Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario

Address: 4342 Queen Street, 4th Floor, Niagara Falls, ON, L2E 7J7

Phone #: 905-374-5955



The AGCO, established February 23, 1998, assumed responsibility for the administration of legislation previously administered by the Liquor Licence Board of Ontario and the Gaming Control Commission.

Liquor Licence Board of Ontario: Established in 1947 under the Liquor Licence Act, the Liquor Licence Board of Ontario was responsible for regulating the sale, service and consumption of beverage alcohol in Ontario to promote moderation and responsible use.

Gaming Control Commission (GCC): The GCC was established under the Gaming Control Act in 1994. The GCC was responsible for the regulation of charitable and casino gaming, for ensuring that those people and companies involved in casino and charitable gaming satisfy high standards of honesty, integrity and financial responsibility, and that games of chance are conducted fairly.