Application for Appointment as a Golden Casket Franchisee - Queensland

Description

You require a Franchise Agreement to operate as a Golden Casket lotteries outlet and to sell lottery products such as Instant Scratch-Its, Gold Lotto, Oz Lotto, Super 66, The Pools, Powerball and Set for Life.

Additional information is contained in Golden Casket's Disclosure Document and Franchise Information Kit.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements


To be appointed as a Golden Casket franchisee you must meet Golden Casket's franchise criteria (which are detailed in the Franchise Information Kit) and a number of legislative requirements.

Section 79 of the Lotteries Act prohibits Golden Casket from entering into a Franchise Agreement with an applicant unless:

  • the agreement is entered into in relation to a small business owned and controlled by the applicant and
  • the applicant is an eligible person to be a lottery franchisee.

Duration

All new Franchise Agreements are granted for a term of 5 years. However a franchisee may elect to terminate the agreement with 30 days notice. Golden Casket may only terminate the franchise agreement under certain circumstances set out in the franchise agreement.

Fees

Common Fees details for this service in table format.

Type Amount Description
Application $550.00

Change of ownership/transfer (incl $50.00 GST)

Application $825.00

New sites (incl $75.00 GST)

Transfer

You can transfer your Franchise Agreement subject to Golden Casket's approval.

The transferee must meet the pre-requisites that a normal applicant would be required to meet, as outlined above.

You should advise Golden Casket of your intention to transfer your Franchise Agreement at least 60 days before the transfer takes place.

The transferee must submit an application form to Golden Casket Lottery Corporation Limited.

The transferee must lodge the application at least 60 days prior to the transfer taking place so that Golden Casket has adequate time to assess their application.

The transferee must complete the same steps as a normal applicant as set out above.

Additional Information

Legislation

For legislation and regulation information, visit https://www.legislation.qld.gov.au(Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Golden Casket Lottery Corporation Limited

Lotteries Division

Contact details

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

Retail Franchise Co-ordinator

Operating address: 87 Ipswich Road
Woolloongabba, Queensland 4102
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 7
Coorparoo, Queensland 4151
Phone: 07 3877 1117
Email: retailerapplications@tattslotteries.com
Website: Golden Casket (Opens in new window)