Welcome to the

New Mexico
Gaming Control Board

Our Mission

Our mission is to uphold the integrity, transparency, and fairness of gaming activities throughout the state through a combination of legal frameworks, regulations, monitoring, and enforcement measures.

Our Values and Principles

We are dedicated to promoting responsible gaming practices, protecting the interests of all stakeholders, and ensuring a safe and enjoyable gaming environment for New Mexicans and visitors alike.

Our commitment is to regulate and oversee all gaming operations with the highest standards of professionalism, accountability, and efficiency. We strive to foster a culture of compliance and collaboration among gaming industry participants, government agencies, and the public.

Through rigorous enforcement of regulations, proactive problem-solving, and continuous education, we aim to balance the economic benefits of gaming with the social responsibilities it entails. We work tirelessly to maintain public trust, facilitate economic growth, and safeguard the well-being of our communities.

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Tribal Gaming

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Bingo and Raffle

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Problem Gambling

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Upcoming Meetings

What’s New

If you would like to make an appointment to come into The New Mexico Gaming Control Board please call 505-841-9700 to schedule an appointment with our staff should you need in-person service.

The New Mexico Department of Public Safety will be transitioning to a NEW FINGERPRINT SUPPORTED BACKGROUND CHECKS provider, IDEMIA, effective this MAY 2023.


Important Dates

November 2023

Happy Thanksgiving!

In Observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, the office will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, and Friday, November 24th.