Lucky envelope printer licence - Queensland

Service summary

Any corporation that wishes to print lucky envelopes will need a lucky envelope printer licence. Lucky envelopes are a type of pre-determined lottery. They are sold as break-open or scratch-it type tickets where the correct combination of numbers/letters/pictures on the tickets produces a winner.

Once licensed, a corporation may then print lucky envelopes for eligible associations to sell in Queensland. An eligible association must not sell lucky envelopes unless the envelopes have been printed under a lucky envelopes printer's licence.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Must Have

An applicant for a lucky envelope printer licence must be a corporation.


The licence remains in effect for 5 years.



Licence fee for lucky envelope printer licence


Renewal fee lucky envelope printer licence


To apply for a new licence submit the following to the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation:

  • Form 2B: Lucky envelope printer licence application
  • required attachments
  • application fee.

Note: All applications must be lodged at least 28 days prior to the proposed commencement date of the game/s.

Transfer details

This licence cannot be transferred.

Additional information

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General
Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation
Licensing Division

Act(s) name

Charitable and Non-Profit Gaming Act 1999 (Queensland)

Regulation(s) name

Charitable and Non-Profit Gaming Regulation 1999 (Queensland)

Contact details

Department of Justice and Attorney-General
Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation
Licensing Division

Operating address:
63 George Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 180
City East, Queensland 4002


13 QGOV (13 74 68)


07 3872 0998

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