Permit to Run a Minor or Major Lottery - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this permit if you are an approved association and you intend to conduct a lottery with ticket sales or entry fees totaling more than $5,000. There are two categories of permit:

  • minor lottery - the total value of tickets of entry fees is between $5,001 and $20,0000
  • major lottery - the total value of tickets is more than $20,000.

All permits will be subject to strict conditions as listed on the application form.

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 this permit, you must be an approved association or have obtained the express approval of the Minister. You must also provide details of:

  • tickets, ticket price, rules and conditions
  • how the lottery will be drawn
  • where and how prizes will be awarded
  • the prizes, tickets and promotional material.

Permit holders must also provide all financial records related to the lottery within two months after the draw. Financial records for minor lotteries must be kept for a period of two years and major lotteries, a period of seven years.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please contact the agency for more information.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
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Application process

Apply

You must provide copies of promotional material and copies of the tickets together with your application.

Approval time

Up to 10 days.

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Contact details

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

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

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

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

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