A license must be issued by DIA before any distribution begins. Applications should be received by DIA at least 30 days prior to the intended start of activity.

License duration: One year.


"Manufacturer or distributor" means a person engaged in business in Iowa who originally produces, or purchases from a business that originally produces, equipment or supplies which are specifically used in the conduct of a bingo occasion or an electronic raffle.

What You Need to Apply

  • A fully completed Bingo/Electronic Raffle Manufacturer or Distributor application
  • Non-refundable $1,000 license fee (check or money order payable to DIAL or cash -- in person only)
  • For electronic raffle manufacturers or distributors, a copy of the gaming lab certification of the electronic raffle system must be submitted with the initial application
  • For electronic raffle manufacturers or distributors, a copy of the base contract which will be used with all Iowa Qualified Organizations.
    • State law prohibits charging a percentage of gambling revenues for any reason including equipment charges, software maintenance, etc.

Send Documents

Send all completed forms and applications to:

After You Apply

Once the application with the required documentation is received, the DIAL will review the paperwork and, if approved, a license will be mailed out. Please note the license is not valid until received and only valid during the period mentioned on the license.

You may call 515.281.6848 or send an email to scg@iowa.gov with any questions.

Bingo Manufacturers and Distributors in Iowa

All American Bingo, Inc.
12947 A. Gravois Road
Sunset Hills, Missouri 63127
Arrow International, Inc.
9900 Clinton Road
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144
Ayers Distributing, Inc.
13434 Millard Ave.
Omaha, Nebraska 68137
Doolin Amusement Supply Co.
511 North Halstead Street
Chicago, Illinois 60642
Integrity Bingo, LLC.
504 34th Avenue
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501
Pollard Games, Inc.
140 Otter Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 0M8
1045 North 115th Street, Suite 200
Omaha, Nebraska 68154

Electronic Raffle Manufacturers and Distributors Licensed in Iowa

AscendFS Delaware, Inc.
700 - 1 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario M5E 1W7