Some quick facts on SA regulations

Minor lottery (raffle) - less than $5000

  • No license is required
  • Total retail value of all prizes does not exceed $5000
  • A child under the age of 15 years can not sell tickets unless with an adult
  • Total prize value must be at least 20% of the estimated tickets sales

The pdf shows the quick facts for Minor Lotteries.

Major Lottery (raffle)- greater than $5000

  • A license is required
  • Total prize value must be at least 20% of the estimated tickets sales
  • A child under the age of 15 years can not sell tickets unless with an adult
  • A a scrutinee is required at the draw
  • A maximum number of tickets is set for the license
  • Drawing of a winner must be randomly selected.

The pdf shows the quick facts for Major Lottery (raffle).

State Authority

SA Office of the liquor and Gaming Commissioner or phone (08) 8226 8555

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