It is important for licensees/permittees to understand their obligations when it comes to people under 18 and recreational minor gaming activities such as raffles.
A recent determination by the VCGLR has clarified that debit cards are not permitted to be offered as prizes in raffles.
The VCGLR has released a short audio file answering common questions on the rules and regulations relating to running raffles in Victoria.
On this page you will find links to information about your obligations relating to raffles.
The Compliance Division is responsible for promoting, investigating, auditing and enforcing compliance with Victoria's gambling and liquor laws.
If you intend to conduct a raffle, in whole or in part, on behalf of a declared or charitable organisation on a commercial basis, you need to hold a Commercial raffle organiser’s licence. This page outlines the process.
Fees are charged for licence applications, and a range of other activities relating to the licensing system. This page outlines these fees.
The following is a list of commercial raffle organiser application forms. It is important that you read the information and complete all required sections before you lodge your application form.
It is a condition of licence holders in the gambling industry to have a Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct (Code of Conduct).
Gambling fees are charged for licence applications, and a range of other activities relating to the licensing system. This page outlines these fees, as well as offences and penalites.