Permit to Conduct Fundraising Games of Chance - New South Wales

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to conduct a game of chance to raise funds for a charitable organisation. A game of chance is a game partly of skill and partly of chance. Fundraising games of chance include:

  • charity housie
  • lucky envelopes
  • chocolate wheels.

Please be aware that:

  • terms and conditions will apply
  • you may also require a separate approval to fundraise.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for a permit you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • lodge an application and supply the details specified in the application form
  • comply with the information described in the attached documents.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

For charity housie - variable but usually 1 year initially, 2 years and then renewable every 5 years. For lucky envelopes / chocolate wheels - maximum period of two years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Approval Time

Applications will generally be assessed within 28 days.

Administering agency

Department of Industry

Liquor and Gaming NSW

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Trade Promotions and Lotteries

Operating address: Level 6
323 Castlereagh Street
Haymarket, New South Wales 2000
Operating address: GPO BOX 7060
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 1300 024 720
Email: lottery.inquiries@justice.nsw.gov.au