You will require this approval if you operate a charitable organisation and you intend to hold fundraising gaming nights. This includes but is not limited to:
- A lottery that is not approved; and
- A pool betting competition.
You will not require this approval if you intend on conducting games of:
- Bridge; or
A charitable organisation is an association, society, institution or body carried on for a religious, educational, benevolent or charitable purpose, other than one carried on for the purpose of securing pecuniary benefits to its members. Please use the contact details below to find out more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this approval you must:
- Be a suitable applicant and 18 years or over;
- Have a charitable organisation that is considered suitable;
- Not have been convicted or found guilty of an offence that contravenes the relevant legislation within 5 years prior to making your application;
- Comply with other specified requirements; and
- Pay the relevant fees.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
No longer than 12 months.
ACT Gambling and Racing Commission
Unlawful Gambling Act 2009 (Australian Capital Territory)
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