We want to enable as many organisations as possible to join the good causes’ lottery under the East Herts Community Lottery. As you will be joining under our overall gambling licence (Gambling Act 2005), we have to ensure that organisations meet certain criteria. There is no application fee.
Your organisation must:
And be either:
We will not permit applications from:
The council reserves the right to reject any application for any reason, the council reserves the right to not fetter its discretion.
If fraudulent or illegal activity is suspected cessation will be immediate during investigation.
1A business with primary social objectives whose surpluses are principally reinvested for that purpose in the business or in the community, rather than being driven by the need to maximise profit for shareholders and owners
2A legal clause that prevents the assets of a company being used for private gain rather than the stated purposes of the organisation.