White Earth Gaming

Blackjack Compact

Gaming Ordinance



White Earth Tribal Gaming Regulatory Authority is located in Mahnomen, MN.  The tribal gaming area consists of 4 Departments, Background Investigations, Compliance, Licensing, and Drug Testing.

Background investigations formed on the reservation in 1995. We issue out Gaming Licenses for the employees that work in Gaming on the reservation. Background Investigations performs these checks to ensure the applicant/employee meets the requirements set forth by the White Earth Gaming Ordinance and IGRA ( Indian gaming regulatory act) to hold a license to perform their job in gaming. Licensing has many different functions and areas within itself. It is a function of Compliance however it is an area of its own.  We perform checks and issue out licenses to vendors,  NTOGE Class II Gaming, Class II Gaming Permit, Class II Facility License,  License for the Manufacture and Distribution of Gambling devices. NTOGE means Non tribally owned gaming entity which the White Earth Reservation has exclusive jurisdiction within the reservation exterior boundaries to regulate.

Vendor Application

Class II Raffle/Bingo Permit Application