Lotteries and the Gambling Act 2005
- Definition of a lottery
- Definition of ‘prize’
- Definition of ‘society’
- Application and Duration
- Annual Fee
- Refusal of application
- Revocation of a small society’s registered status
- Lottery Tickets
- Lottery Proceeds
- Lottery Prizes
- Administration and returns
- Lottery register
- Types of lottery that do not require a registration or licence (exempt lotteries)
- When is a lottery not a lottery?
- Common Problems
You must inform the society of your decision to revoke their registration or refuse their application as soon as possible.
The society has a right of appeal to the Magistrates Court, which should be made within 21 days of the society being notified of the decision.Previous section
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Last updated: 11 October 2021
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