First Nations Gaming Commissions (FNGCs) license gaming activities on-reserve in accordance with the same terms and conditions as the Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba (LGA). There are 35 FNGCs eligible to license charitable organizations to conduct and manage specified gaming activities in keeping with 207(1)(b) of the Criminal Code of Canada.
There are three First Nations casinos (Aseneskak Casino, South Beach Casino and Sand Hills Casino) operating in Manitoba under formal agreement with the Province and Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation (MBLL). Each facility operates under formal agreements and provincial legislation, regulation, and policy in order to facilitate operations in keeping with the Criminal Code of Canada. Each First Nations casino has its own agreement with the Province of Manitoba. These agreements available upon request from the LGA. First Nations may operate VLTs under agreement with MBLL.