Permit to Conduct a Raffle - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to sell raffle tickets or conduct a trade promotion in a public place. It covers the erection or placement of tables, stalls or similar structures on any road, municipal place or reserve. Certain exemptions may apply for approved organised events, festivals or market activities. Approval to conduct the actual raffle may be required before the sale of tickets can commence.

Please note that you will need to apply for a Minor Gaming Licence where prizes have a retail value over $5000.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Only community or charitable organisations (that have been declared by the Victorian Commission for Gambling Regulation as genuine) may conduct raffles in Victoria.

If you wish to apply for a declaration for your organisation, you can apply for the specific approval from the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$101.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Approval time

Application for raffles in the next calendar year can only be submitted after 1 October.

Administering agency

Corangamite Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2015

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Corangamite Shire Council


Operating address:
181 Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Mailing address:
PO BOX 84
Camperdown, Victoria 3260

Phone:

03 5593 7100

Fax:

03 5593 2695
shire@corangamite.vic.gov.au

Website:

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