£40 billion raised for good causes by National Lottery players
04 June 2019
Today it has been announced by the operator of the National Lottery that the Lottery has raised £40 billion for good causes since 1994.
The Commission’s CEO, Neil McArthur, said:
“This is an incredible achievement - National Lottery players have now raised £40 billion for good causes across the UK since it was launched in 1994.
Ensuring that returns to good causes are maximised is a priority for us as a regulator. This will remain a priority as we look to the future and at how technology and innovation can ensure that the success of the National Lottery continues in the years ahead.”
Last updated: 18 February 2021
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