There are two classes of trade promotion lotteries which require a licence under the Lottery and Gaming Regulations 2008 (???the Regulations???):
Major Trade Promotion Lottery Licence
A major trade promotion lottery has either of the following characteristics:
- the total value (nationally) of all prizes in the lottery exceeds $5,000; or
- the prizes include both instant prizes and drawn prizes (regardless of the value of the prizes).
Trade Promotion (Instant Prize) Lottery Licence
All trade promotion (instant prize) lotteries require a licence regardless of the total prize value.
Minor Trade Promotion Lotteries do not require a licence, however they must comply with minor trade promotion lottery rules set out in the minor trade promotion lottery conditions.