Beano/Bingo and Games of Chance

The Gambling Control Unit is responsible for the administering and enforcement of the laws and rules governing Beano/Bingo and Games of Chance. This includes licensing and/or registration of games and inspection for compliance which include Agricultural Fairs. Additionally, this Unit shall also assist in the investigations of illegal gambling in Maine.

For questions or information, please contact Public Safety Inspector, James Gass at 207-626-3902 or email at

Statutes and Rules:


Frequently Asked Questions:

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  • Concerning Tournaments - coming soon 
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