Skill Games Division: (614) 387-0318 firstname.lastname@example.org
All Type-B and Type-C SBAMs and game-related technology must be approved prior to use in Ohio. Games approved for use in Ohio must comply with the technical standards adopted by the Commission.
There are two methods by which games and game-related technology can be approved for use in Ohio:
The following entities have been certified by the Commission as an independent SBAM testing lab:
Requests for the approval of SBAMs or game-related technology must be submitted via the online Skill Games Reporting system. The Commission will review the submission and will notify the vendor or operator that the item is approved or that the item must undergo testing from a certified independent SBAM testing laboratory. An SBAM or game-related technology on the approved list of games may be sold or operated in Ohio by any SBAM vendor or SBAM operator without seeking additional testing or Commission approval.
Further information and requirements concerning approval and testing of SBAMs and game-related technology can be found in rule 3772-50-25 of the Administrative Code.
Submit a game approval request using the online Skill Games Reporting system.
A listing of all SBAMs approved for use in Ohio can be found here.
Submit a Game Approval Request
Search for Approved Skill Games here.
Please note that game reviews are currently ongoing - this listing will be updated as new games are approved.
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