Foreign Lottery Licence - Northern Territory


A Foreign Lottery is a lottery managed outside the Northern Territory, with the operator wishing to conduct the lottery within the Northern Territory. The lottery may be conducted by a non-profit organisation for fundraising purposes or by a commercial entity as a profit making venture.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Generally the operator must prove that running of a foreign lottery within the Northern Territory will be of substantial community benefit.


As permitted by the Minister.



Act(s) name

Gaming Control Act 1993 Northern Territory

Additional information

Application in writing.

Administering agency

Licensing NT

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Territory Business Centre, Darwin

Operating address: Ground Floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: GPO Box 9800
Darwin NT 0801
Toll Free: 1800193111
Phone: 0889821700
Fax: 0889821725
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