Skip to Main Content

Texas Hold'em Poker

Texas Hold 'em Poker Tournaments

Eligible groups and organizations may receive a licence to hold a Texas Hold 'em Poker Tournament. A charitable group or organization can hold a combined total of 52 Texas Hold 'em poker tournaments annually. Texas Hold 'em licences are issued in accordance with Section 207(1)(b) of the Criminal Code, to charitable or religious organizations provided the proceeds from the lottery scheme are used for a charitable or religious object or purpose.


Texas Hold’em Application
Use this form to apply for a Texas Hold’em Poker licence if you are a charitable or religious organization.

Submit your financial report.


See Section 10.4 of Licensing and Charitable Gaming Policy & Procedure Manual for the Operational Policies for Texas Hold’em Poker Tournaments.

The Tournament shall be conducted in accordance with the Tournament Requirements and the Rules of the Game.

Texas Holdem Terms and Conditions

Texas Hold'em Sample Betting Structure