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Casinos in New York

The Gaming Facility Location Board has released a Request for Applications
August 30, 2023 Update


  • The Board has responded to the first round of questions. The responses are on the RFA page.
  • The deadline for the second round of questions was October 6, 2023.
June 13, 2023 Update

Important Re: Zoning & Community Advisory Committee Approval:

  • The Board will review all Applications collectively.
  • As the RFA provides, the Board will establish a reasonable amount of time for Applicants to obtain zoning approval for their proposed projects.
  • Only those Applications that have been approved by a Community Advisory Committee and obtained zoning approval within this TBD timeline will be considered by the Board.

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Statutory Evaluation and Selection
The Board will review applications that meet specific requirements (zoning approval, Community Advisory Committee approval, application fee, etc.) and score each based on a statutory criteria.
Lobbyist Registration
Required Registration

Lobbyists seeking to engage on behalf of a client or a client's interest before the Commission must first register with the Commission Secretary (Section 1329 of the Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law). This is in addition to any other registration and reporting required by law.

Lobbyist Registration Form

Completed Registration Forms should be emailed to [email protected].