The facts about developments relating to OLG’s Modernization Plan as they unfold.
Find out what a new gaming facility in the GTA could mean for Ontario.
OLG continues to support local economies through a new and equitable formula to determine what a municipality will receive for hosting an OLG gaming facility. The new formula will provide more money for all host municipalities and be the same across the province.
Today marked the close of OLG’s Request for Pre-Qualification (RFPQ) for the modernization of lottery. OLG will now undertake its due diligence in evaluating the RFPQ submissions and select potential service providers who are eligible to receive the Request for Proposal (RFP) document.
As discussion about a new GTA gaming entertainment centre continues, there is a natural tendency to compare the gaming experience in other jurisdictions as a way of predicting what the experience might be in Ontario. In some cities casinos are the main tourist attraction and in others casinos are part of an integrated mix of entertainment options.
OLG has taken another important step towards bringing iGaming to Ontario with the selection of a vendor to provide a Player Account Management System for the web site and support for online casino table games and slots. SPIELO G2 was selected through a fair and competitive procurement process, which OLG began in December 2011.
“OLG will support the Auditor General’s review in every way we can and we look forward to working with his office,” said Rod Phillips, President and Chief Executive Officer.
We welcome the views contained in the Toronto City Manager’s Report. The final proposal must be approved by the City, the proponent, OLG and the Province of Ontario.
On Wednesday March 27, 2013, OLG President and CEO, Rod Phillips delivered remarks to The Economic Club of Canada about OLG’s modernization and the opportunity it presents for the Greater Toronto Area.
OLG is currently taking a fresh look at the Municipality Contribution Agreement working jointly with Ministry of Finance staff. The principles of fairness and equal treatment will govern the formula and the same formula will be applied evenly across all host communities.