What is a Lottery Licence?
If you plan to conduct small lotteries or raffles for the reason of raising money for charity, sports and other similar purposes, for non-personal or non-commercial reasons, you will need a lottery licence.
Lottery licences are only valid for small lotteries or raffles that are not for personal or commercial gain. The types of organisations eligible for a lottery licence include, charities, organisations that support athletic sports and cultural activities.
How to apply for a Lottery Licence
Lottery Licence applications must be made via your local council. You can find the contact details for your local council at the Official UK Government Website.