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Address: P.O. Box 2000
500 Sherbrooke Street West Montreal, Québec H3A 3G6 Canada
Phone: (514) 282 - 8000
Fax: (514) 873-8999
Population: 7.32 million
President / CEO: Lynne Roiter
Year Lottery Founded:
Lottery started:
Gross Sales FY 2016: $2,733,573,000
Number of Employees: 7,000 (approx)
# Retailers: 8,534
On-line Vendor: Morpho
Instant Ticket Vendor: Oberthur Gaming Technologies
Vending Machines: IGT Global Solutions Corporation
Advertising: Palm Publicite, Casette Communication Marketing; Bleu, Blanc, Rouge; Bos
ITVMs 63
Video Lottery Terminals: 14,615 in establishments licensed by Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Québec and 4 racetracks.
Games Offered: Instant;Lotto 6/49,Super 7,Quebec 49,Banco,3 digit,4 digit,Spiel,Over/Under,Celebration 2005, VLTs, Casinos, Network Bingo, CD-Rom Lotteries.
Beneficiaries: Over the year 2000-2001, Loto-Québec returned approximately $1.3 billion in dividends to government of Québec.


Created in 1970, Loto-Québec currently has a workforce of over 6,000 and total profits of $1.3 billion. With a mandate to market games of chance, the Corporation is comprised of several subsidiaries, including La Société des loteries du Québec, La Société des casinos du Québec and Resto-Casino, La Société des bingos du Québec, La Société des loteries vidéo du Québec, Ingenio, as well as Technologies Nter - a joint venture company active primarily on international markets.

Regional Lottery / Gaming News

News Archives for CL2018
September 7, 2018 FY 2018-2019 - 1st Quarter: Loto-Québec Reports Higher Revenues
June 14, 2018 FY 2017-2018 - Loto-Québec Report Increased Revenues for a Third Year
May 1, 2018 Pixiu Gaming and The Games Company Release Lucky 8 Keno with Loto-Québec
February 16, 2018 Loto-Québec Delivers Good Performance in the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2017-2018
February 11, 2018 Loto-Québec Bring Back the 100 $ ultime Lottery

News Archives for CL2017
December 4 2017 15 Years of Declining Productivity at Loto-Québec
October 27, 2017 Halfway Through FY 2017 - 2018, Loto-Québec Reports Increasing Income
June 22, 2017 Retailer Picks Up $550,000 for Selling Winning $55-Million Lotto Max Ticket
June 16, 2017 Loto-Québec, in Partnership with the Casino de Charlevoix and Ville de La Malbaie, Issues a Call for Proposals for a Public Work of Art
June 16, 2017 FY 2016-2017 - Loto-Québec Reports Higher Income and Exceeds Objectives
June 12, 2017 5 Years of Winners! The Ever-Popular Lotto 6/49 Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary Today
May 31, 2017 Lynne Roiter Named Loto-Québec’s President and CEO
February 24, 2017 Loto-Québec Report Third Quarter Results FY 2016-2017
January 17, 2017 IGT to Provide Loto-Québec with Gemini Touch Lottery Product Vending Machines
January 3, 2017 Quebec to Slash Number of Video Lottery Terminals in Low-Income Areas

News Archives for CL2016
December 9, 2016 Telecom Regulator Suspends Action on Quebec’s Bill 74
November 11, 2016 Codere Release 3Q 2016 and 9M 2016 Earnings Results
September 26, 2016 Mise-o-jeu is Launching Its All-New Hockey Pool
September 2, 2016 Telecommunications Commission Shoots Down Quebec Online Gambling Law
August 19, 2016 Loto-Québec Begins the Year with Higher Revenues First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2016-2017
August 11, 2016 Electronic Sports and Loto-Québec: A world of possibilities
August 6, 2016 Loto-Quebec Under Fire, Request for Class Action Lawsuit Filed
July 27, 2016 Wireless Lobby Another to Sue Quebec over Law Banning Access to Some Online Gaming Sites
July 12, 2016 Advocacy Group Asks CRTC to Declare Quebec's Online Gambling Bill Unconstitutional
June 10, 2016 Loto-Québec Report Excellent Results for Fiscal Year 2015 - 2016
June 1, 2016 Detractors Lining Up Against Quebec Legislation Blocking Gambling Websites in Competition to State Owned Organization
May 27, 2016 Loto-Québec Targeting Illegal Online Gambling
May 27, 2016 Quebec Has Passed a Law That Obliges ISPs to Block Gambling Websites
May 25, 2016 Loto-Québec Extends Partnership with OpenBet
April 3, 2016 Bill Seeks to Block Access to Non-Government Online Gambling Sites
March 2, 2016 La Mini: Soon Offered Exclusively on Loto-Québec's Game Terminal
January 12, 2016 Loto-Québec Moves to Electronic Draws

News Archives for CL2015
December 10, 2015 INNOVA Announce Extension of Contract with Loto-Québec
December 7, 2015 Mise-o-jeu+ - Better Odds for Online Sports Betting Customers
Novemver 14, 2015 Move to Block Unlicenced Gambling Websites Draws Cries of Censorship
Novemver 2, 2015 Loto-Québec Displays a Marked Increase in Revenues and Net Income
October 31, 2015 Attempt to Launch Class Action Suit Against Loto-Quebec
August 31, 2015 Loto-Québec Announce Positive Results for 1Q 2015-2016.
August 20, 2015 The Popular Lottery Scratch Word Search Game is now Available Online!
July 6, 2015 Loto-Québec rectifies the content of an article in the Journal of Montreal and the Journal de Québec
June 11, 2015 Fiscal Year 2014-2015: Loto-Québec increases its profit margin, which rose from 32.5% to 33.4%
June 5, 2015 The industry of gambling in Quebec and its customers: Loto-Québec rectifies remarks conveyed in a column in the Journal de Montreal
February 20, 2015 Loto-Québec announces its financial results for the third quarter 2014-2015
February 13, 2015 New Centres of chance in casinos and gaming halls in Quebec


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