Norfolk County Council Trading Standards are highlighting the latest consumer scams in Norfolk.
Registration required by promoters of societies' lotteries - selling draw tickets to the public but excluding raffles at particular events. Lottery registration continues for life until cancelled, however an annual fee is payable and due January each year, to maintain registration.
Any changes to societies, who hold a current registration, for example, name and registered address or change in promoter, must be notified to the Licensing Authority.
If you are going to hold a lottery please read the guidance from the Gambling Commission on organising small lotteries.
Last updated: 20th October 2017