Permit to Conduct a Raffle - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to sell raffle tickets or conduct a trade promotion in a public place. It covers the erection or placement of tables, stalls or similar structures on any road, municipal place or reserve. Certain exemptions may apply for approved organised events, festivals or market activities. Approval to conduct the actual raffle may be required before the sale of tickets can commence.

Please note that you will need to apply for a Minor Gaming Licence where prizes have a retail value over $5000.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

Only community or charitable organisations (that have been declared by the Victorian Commission for Gambling Regulation as genuine) may conduct raffles in Victoria.

If you wish to apply for a declaration for your organisation, you can apply for the specific approval from the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Permit to Conduct a Raffle - Please consult the responsible council for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Operating address: 90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 03 9658 9658
Email: enquiries@melbourne.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Melbourne (Opens in new window)