The Casino de Charlevoix is located in Pointe-au-Pic, now part of La Malbaie, about 150 kilometers east of Quebec City. The historic Manoir Richelieu hotel is located right next to the casino.

The Société des casinos du Québec (SCQ) has been mandated to build and operate Québec’s casinos.

In 1992, Government of Québec set up the SCQ primarily to create jobs, to add attractions to Québec’s world‑class tourism infrastructure, to generate new income for the government and to repatriate sums spent by Quebecers in casinos outside Québec.


The mission of the SCQ is to oversee the management and development of the province’s casinos, thereby maintaining their role and recognition as tourist attractions that provide their various clienteles with a unique gaming and entertainment experience through innovation, diverse offerings, and the utmost in courteous customer service. As a government agency, the SCQ administers its activities in a lawful and controlled manner.

Main responsibilities:

The SCQ’s main responsibilities are:

  • To set the corporation’s policies and oversee their application.
  • To assure the consistent application of the Corporation’s high quality standards governing both the operational and administrative aspects of gaming.
  • To maintain links between the Corporation’s various business units.

Contact No.: (418) 665-5300
Address: 183 Rue Richelieu, La Malbaie, QC G5A 1X8
Business Hours: Mon-Sun 24/7