Georgia

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Operator/supplier deals

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Online/land-based partnerships

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Licensing deals

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Marketing deals

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Sports teams/franchises

 

MLB:

Atlanta Braves

404-522-7630

 

NFL:

Atlanta Falcons

470-341-5000

 

Basketball:

Atlanta Hawks

404-878-3800

 

Atlanta United

470-341-1500

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State population

10.4 million

 

Revenue

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Online/offline revenue split

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Amounts wagered

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Total number of betting premises

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Stake tax take

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What type of licenses are available?

None

 

How many skins are permitted per license?

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How do you apply for a license?

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What are the integrity fees?

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What is the current tax rate?

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Is there a self-exclusion register in the state?

No

Is sports betting regulated or unregulated? 

Unregulated

There is currently no appetite within the state legislature to introduce sports betting regulation, and the state takes a traditionally tough line on all gaming

 

Regulator details

Commercial Gambling Unit

GBI Headquarters

3121 Panthersville Road

Decatur, GA 30034

404-270-8491

https://investigative-gbi.georgia.gov/commercial-gambling-unit

 

Special Agent in Charge: Cindy Ledford

 

Is sports betting permitted online?

No. And Georgia – a state where there is strong opposition to all forms of gambling – won’t regulate any time soon

 

Is there any specific legislation for daily fantasy sports?

No. A bill failed last year, but lawmakers are attempting again in 2018

 

What legislation, if any, is currently pending?

Ongoing DFS regulation, and continued debate about legalizing land-based casinos in the state