Charitable Gaming in Georgia

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Charitable gaming refers to bingos, raffles, and a variety of other games of chance being conducted for charitable purposes. This guide contains information about charitable gaming in Georgia.

Georgia License to Operate Non-Profit Bingo Games

Game Type:


Agency:Georgia Bureau of Investigation - Investigative Division
Age Restrictions:

Participants must be at least 18 years old.

Prize Limits:

The maximum bingo prize is $1,500 for a given calendar day and $3,000 for a given calendar week.

Foreign Qualification is Prerequisite:Not Set
Exam Required?Not Set
Registered Agent (Special Agency) Required?Not Set

Initial Registration

Agency:Georgia Bureau of Investigation - Investigative Division

Application for New License

Agency Fee:


Registration Renewal

Agency:Georgia Bureau of Investigation - Investigative Division

License Renewal

Agency Fee:



Annually by October 31.

Georgia Raffle License

Not required

Charitable Gaming licensure is not required on the State level in Georgia.

Raffle licenses are issued by county sheriff offices. There is not state level raffle license.

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