Nevada

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Operator/supplier deals

William Hill currently runs 108 of the state’s 190-odd sportsbooks.

GAN – SBTech (nationwide partnership)

Caesars – Scientific Games

 

Online/land-based partnerships

888 – Treasure Island

 

Licensing deals

N/A

 

Marketing deals

N/A

 

Sports teams/franchises

NHL:

Vegas Golden Knights

702-790-2663

 

NFL:

(from 2020) Las Vegas Raiders

Leading sportsbook operators

Westgate (world’s largest sportsbook)

Wynn

Station Casinos

CG Technology

William Hill

Caesars

MGM

Boyd

State population

3 million

 

Revenue

 

 

Total number of betting premises

192 active sports betting locations in 2017

 

Stake tax take

$15 million for 2017

What type of licenses are available?

Sports betting

 

How many skins are permitted per license?

One

 

How do you apply for a license?

Information available here: https://gaming.nv.gov/index.aspx?page=48

 

What are the integrity fees?

N/A

 

What is the current tax rate?

6.75% on GGR

 

Is there a self-exclusion register in the state?

Not statewide, but individual options. More information available here: https://www.nevadacouncil.org/

Is sports betting regulated or unregulated? 

Regulated

Nevada regulated sports betting back in 1949, and is home to tens of sportsbooks across the state’s casinos, as well as online sports betting options.

 

Regulator details

Nevada Gaming Control Board

555 East Washington Avenue

Suite 2600

Las Vegas, NV 89101

702-486-2000

mbell@gcb.nv.gov

https://gaming.nv.gov

 

Chair: Becky Harris

 

Is sports betting permitted online?

Yes, most casinos offer online sports betting via apps, although users must be in state to use them.

 

Is there any specific legislation for daily fantasy sports?

Surprisingly not. DFS was ruled a form of gambling in Nevada back in 2015, prompting FanDuel and DraftKings to vacate the state. DFS is legal in Nevada but operators do require a standard license.

 

What legislation, if any, is currently pending?

None