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Guidance

Regulatory returns guidance

Guidance for information collected in the Regulatory Returns service by licensing sector.

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2 - Financial information

GroupQuestionGuidance
Licensed LotteriesTotal non-remote lotteries managed (Gambling Commission lotteries, Local Authority lotteries)The total number of non-remote lottery draws you have managed on behalf of Gambling Commission licensed societies and local authorities. This includes all lotteries even if you have only managed part of that lottery (such as reconciliation of ticket sales or registration of players)
Licensed LotteriesTotal non-remote sales (£) (Gambling Commission lotteries, Local Authority lotteries)The total value of non-remote lottery draws you have managed on behalf of Gambling Commission licensed societies and local authorities. This includes all lotteries even if you have only managed part of that lottery (such as reconciliation of ticket sales or registration of players).
Where you have made the arrangements for any part of the lottery you must only record the proportion of the proceeds of the lottery generated by your activity. For example, if you ‘made arrangements’ in respect of one aspect of the lottery campaign such as direct mail, you are only required to report the proceeds generated by that aspect of the lottery. You may have to obtain this information from the society.
Licensed LotteriesTotal remote lotteries managed (Gambling Commission lotteries, Local Authority lotteries)The total number of remote lotteries you have managed on behalf of Gambling Commission licensed societies and local authorities. This includes all lotteries even if you have only managed part of that lottery (such as reconciliation of ticket sales or registration of players)
Licensed LotteriesTotal remote sales (£) (Gambling Commission lotteries, Local Authority lotteries)The total value of remote lotteries you have managed on behalf of Gambling Commission licensed societies and local authorities. This includes all lotteries even if you have only managed part of that lottery (such as reconciliation of ticket sales or registration of players).
Where you have made the arrangements for any part of the lottery you must only record the proportion of the proceeds of the lottery generated by your activity. For example, if you ‘made arrangements’ in respect of one aspect of the lottery campaign such as direct mail, you are only required to report the proceeds generated by that aspect of the lottery. You may have to obtain this information from the society.
ELM PercentageELM percentage of total proceeds collected (Gambling Commission lotteries, Local Authority lotteries)A management fee is the fee you charge a society for the ELM services you have provided. If your arrangement with a society includes you paying out all prizes from that fee, you should record the amount after those prizes has been deducted.
Lottery ProceedsRaffle style (Remote proceeds, Non-Remote proceeds, Remote proceeds total)Provide the proceeds from this lottery type, split by remote and non-remote sales.
Lottery ProceedsSubscription (Remote proceeds, Non-Remote proceeds, Remote proceeds total)Provide the proceeds from this lottery type, split by remote and non-remote sales.
Lottery ProceedsScratch card retail (Remote proceeds, Non-Remote proceeds, Remote proceeds total)Provide the proceeds from this lottery type, split by remote and non-remote sales.
Lottery ProceedsScratch card vending machine (Remote proceeds, Non-Remote proceeds, Remote proceeds total)Provide the proceeds from this lottery type, split by remote and non-remote sales.
Lottery ProceedsScratch card online (Remote proceeds, Non-Remote proceeds, Remote proceeds total)Provide the proceeds from this lottery type, split by remote and non-remote sales.
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