You will require this permit if you intend to conduct a trade promotion lottery in NSW. A trade promotion lottery is a free-to-enter lottery that promotes goods and services supplied by a business where chance determines the award of a prize or prizes. A trade promotion lottery is sometimes known as a sweepstake, competition, contest or give-away.
This permit is required to make sure that your lottery is conducted fairly and that you comply with a number of legal responsibilities. You will not require this permit if the winner is judged against specific criteria.
Please note that the lottery rules, also known as terms and conditions, must be readily available to potential entrants for free.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.