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A fantasy sports contests license is required for any company that is requesting authorization to conduct fantasy sports contests in Iowa.
Contact Information
Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
1300 Des Moines Street, Suite 100
Des Moines IA, 50309(map)
Betty Tschetterbetty.tschetter@iowa.gov
P: (515) 281-3060
F: (515) 242-6560

License Details

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Who Applies
A fantasy sports contests provider that is requesting a license to conduct fantasy sports contests in Iowa.
When To Apply
Application must be filed with the administrator of the Racing and Gaming Commission at least 90-120 days prior to the proposed first day of wagering.
Initial Requirements
Application must include application fees, completed DCI background packets for the business entity, key staff, and board members along with the DCI background fees.
One year.
Processing Time
Up to 90-120 days.
Fee Structure
$5,000 initial fee. Renewal fee is $1,000, or $5,000 for a licensed internet fantasy sports contest service provider with total annual internet fantasy sports contest adjusted revenues for the year prior to the annual license fee renewal date of $150,000 or greater.
Renewal Requirements
Does not pertain.
Does not pertain.
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