Nov 21, 2007 - New Game Option for Charities

Charities may now apply for a Class B licence to conduct limited poker events in British Columbia. All net proceeds must be used to benefit local communities within B.C.

This new game option is the first to be introduced for charities in more than a decade. Inquiries regarding the conduct and management of poker events should be directed to the Licensing and Grants Division at 250 387-5311, or

To view application forms, guidelines and conditions, and standard procedures for licensed poker events, please visit the Class B licence page.

To apply online, go to the Online Service.