NASPL-NCPG RGV (Responsible Gaming Verification) Program for Lottery Organizations

The North American State and Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) and the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) launched a responsible gaming verification program in 2016.

Please see the program guidelines for detailed information.

NASPL Insights Magazine October 2016 article on the program: insights-oct-2016-issue-rgv-article

Lotteries achieving verification as of March 2017:

  • Connecticut Lottery – Implementation Level, Expires December 2019
  • Kentucky Lottery Corporation – Implementation Level, Expires August 2019
  • Maryland Lottery – Implementation Level, Expires December 2019
  • Michigan Lottery – Planning Level, Expires March 2019
  • Minnesota State Lottery – Implementation Level, Expires December 2019
  • Missouri Lottery – Implementation Level, Expires December 2019
  • North Carolina Education Lottery – Implementation Level, Expires August 2019
  • Oregon Lottery – Implementation Level, Expires August 2019
  • Rhode Island – Planning Level, Expires March 2019
  • Virginia Lottery – Planning Level, Expires August 2018

Third round verification results will be announced in August 2017

Lotteries wishing to apply for Round Four should submit an application statement (250 words or less) by the deadline below that includes their background, why the organization/jurisdiction is seeking verification and a statement of the Lottery’s willingness to accept help from other jurisdictions who have previously participated in the process.

4th Round August-December 2017:

  • Application Statement due: July 28, 2017
  • Jurisdictions named: August 4, 2017
  • Documentation due from states: September 29, 2017
  • Assessment panel sends results to NCPG: November 10, 2017
  • Verification results announced to jurisdictions – Dec 15, 2017

Please direct any questions or concerns about this program to Andrew White at NASPL (awhite@nasplhq.org) or Lissa Cobetto at NCPG (lissac@ncpgambling.org).