We now know where the casino will be located as past of the Durham Live Entertainment Complex.
The City of Pickering are the big winners and will be hosting a casino set to open in 2019 and will look to employ over 2,000 people, with 1,700 being new jobs.
With the announcement of the Pickering Casino, that will mean the end for the Ajax Casino, which opened its doors back in 2006.
A ground breaking ceremony is expected to take place later this year.
The Durham Live Entertainment Complex will create an estimated 10,000 new jobs.