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Address: P.O. Box 2000
500 Sherbrooke Street West Montreal, Québec H3A 3G6 Canada
Phone: (514) 282 - 8000
Fax: (514) 873-8999
Population: 7.32 million
President / CEO: Lynne Roiter
Year Lottery Founded:
Lottery started:
Gross Sales FY 2016: $2,733,573,000
Number of Employees: 7,000 (approx)
# Retailers: 8,534
On-line Vendor: Morpho
Instant Ticket Vendor: Oberthur Gaming Technologies
Vending Machines: IGT Global Solutions Corporation
Advertising: Palm Publicite, Casette Communication Marketing; Bleu, Blanc, Rouge; Bos
ITVMs 63
Video Lottery Terminals: 14,615 in establishments licensed by Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Québec and 4 racetracks.
Games Offered: Instant;Lotto 6/49,Super 7,Quebec 49,Banco,3 digit,4 digit,Spiel,Over/Under,Celebration 2005, VLTs, Casinos, Network Bingo, CD-Rom Lotteries.
Beneficiaries: Over the year 2000-2001, Loto-Québec returned approximately $1.3 billion in dividends to government of Québec.


Created in 1970, Loto-Québec currently has a workforce of over 6,000 and total profits of $1.3 billion. With a mandate to market games of chance, the Corporation is comprised of several subsidiaries, including La Société des loteries du Québec, La Société des casinos du Québec and Resto-Casino, La Société des bingos du Québec, La Société des loteries vidéo du Québec, Ingenio, as well as Technologies Nter - a joint venture company active primarily on international markets.

Regional Lottery / Gaming News

News Archives
January 22, 2021 Loto-Québec Launches a Lottery Ticket Made from 100% Recycled Materials
October 30, 2020 Loto-Québec Presents Its Results After the First Two Quarters of the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year
September 15, 2020 Loto-Québec Presents Results in Line with Its Budget Target for the 2019–2020 Fiscal Year
July18, 2020 Loto-Quebec Workers' Union Critical of the Action Taken to Reduce the Impact of the Coronavirus on the Crown Corporation
June 3, 2020 Loto-Québec Targeted by a Class Action Request Concerning a Possible Flaw on Its Online Platform
May 11, 2019 Changes to Lotto Max: A Second Weekly Draw on Tuesdays
April 25, 2019 Loto-Québec Awards Pollard Banknote Two-Year Instant Ticket Contract Extension
March 12, 2019 IGT Provides INTELLIGEN™ VLT Central Management System to Loto-Québec with Three-Year Extension
February 15, 2019 Loto-Québec Third Quarter 2018-2019 Fiscal Year - on Track to Achieve Annual Target
January 7, 2019 Loto Quebec to Stream Live Casino from Evolution’s Canadian Studio

News Archives for CL2018
September 7, 2018 FY 2018-2019 - 1st Quarter: Loto-Québec Reports Higher Revenues
June 14, 2018 FY 2017-2018 - Loto-Québec Report Increased Revenues for a Third Year
May 1, 2018 Pixiu Gaming and The Games Company Release Lucky 8 Keno with Loto-Québec
February 16, 2018 Loto-Québec Delivers Good Performance in the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2017-2018
February 11, 2018 Loto-Québec Bring Back the 100 $ ultime Lottery

News Archives for CL2017
December 4 2017 15 Years of Declining Productivity at Loto-Québec
October 27, 2017 Halfway Through FY 2017 - 2018, Loto-Québec Reports Increasing Income
June 22, 2017 Retailer Picks Up $550,000 for Selling Winning $55-Million Lotto Max Ticket
June 16, 2017 Loto-Québec, in Partnership with the Casino de Charlevoix and Ville de La Malbaie, Issues a Call for Proposals for a Public Work of Art
June 16, 2017 FY 2016-2017 - Loto-Québec Reports Higher Income and Exceeds Objectives
June 12, 2017 5 Years of Winners! The Ever-Popular Lotto 6/49 Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary Today
May 31, 2017 Lynne Roiter Named Loto-Québec’s President and CEO
February 24, 2017 Loto-Québec Report Third Quarter Results FY 2016-2017
January 17, 2017 IGT to Provide Loto-Québec with Gemini Touch Lottery Product Vending Machines
January 3, 2017 Quebec to Slash Number of Video Lottery Terminals in Low-Income Areas

News Archives for CL2016
December 9, 2016 Telecom Regulator Suspends Action on Quebec’s Bill 74
November 11, 2016 Codere Release 3Q 2016 and 9M 2016 Earnings Results
September 26, 2016 Mise-o-jeu is Launching Its All-New Hockey Pool
September 2, 2016 Telecommunications Commission Shoots Down Quebec Online Gambling Law
August 19, 2016 Loto-Québec Begins the Year with Higher Revenues First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2016-2017
August 11, 2016 Electronic Sports and Loto-Québec: A world of possibilities
August 6, 2016 Loto-Quebec Under Fire, Request for Class Action Lawsuit Filed
July 27, 2016 Wireless Lobby Another to Sue Quebec over Law Banning Access to Some Online Gaming Sites
July 12, 2016 Advocacy Group Asks CRTC to Declare Quebec's Online Gambling Bill Unconstitutional
June 10, 2016 Loto-Québec Report Excellent Results for Fiscal Year 2015 - 2016
June 1, 2016 Detractors Lining Up Against Quebec Legislation Blocking Gambling Websites in Competition to State Owned Organization
May 27, 2016 Loto-Québec Targeting Illegal Online Gambling
May 27, 2016 Quebec Has Passed a Law That Obliges ISPs to Block Gambling Websites
May 25, 2016 Loto-Québec Extends Partnership with OpenBet
April 3, 2016 Bill Seeks to Block Access to Non-Government Online Gambling Sites
March 2, 2016 La Mini: Soon Offered Exclusively on Loto-Québec's Game Terminal
January 12, 2016 Loto-Québec Moves to Electronic Draws


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