25 Requirements for class 2 gambling

The requirements for class 2 gambling are that—

(a)

the winners may claim prizes or rewards without incurring costs additional to the cost of participation:

(b)

the following information is published at the point of sale:

(i)

the name of the society:

(ii)

the name and address of the organiser of the gambling:

(iii)

the authorised purposes for which the gambling is conducted, stated specifically:

(iv)

when entries close:

(v)

details of where, when, and how results will be made available:

(vi)

the value and characteristics of the prize or reward to be won:

(vii)

the cost of entry:

(viii)

the total number of tickets offered in the gambling:

(ix)

the process for determining the winners:

(c)

the organiser of the gambling is a member or an authorised representative of a society:

(d)

except for housie, advertisements or notices soliciting entries include the name of the society, the name and address of the organiser, and the authorised purposes for which funds are being raised:

(e)

the prizes or rewards offered, and the authorised purposes for which the gambling is conducted, remain unchanged after tickets are first offered for sale:

(f)

every ticket sold, and no other ticket, is included or represented when the result is determined:

(g)

neither the society nor the organiser holds a ticket:

(h)

unless paragraph (i) or paragraph (j) applies, the result is—

(i)

declared within 3 months of tickets first being offered for sale and within 14 days after ticket sales cease; and

(ii)

notified publicly within 1 week after it is declared:

(i)

if the gambling is ancillary to entertainment, the result must be declared while the entertainment continues:

(j)

if the gambling is housie, the result must be declared during the housie session:

(k)

prizes or rewards are given only to the persons who win:

(l)

the society provides the following information to the Secretary, on request by the Secretary, within 14 days of that request:

(i)

an audited statement of the receipts and payments from the gambling:

(ii)

the name of each person who conducted the gambling, and any remuneration paid to, or received by, the person for doing so:

(m)

if a prize or reward is unclaimed within 3 months of the declaration of a result, it may be disposed of according to the Secretary’s directions:

(n)

if a prize or reward is unclaimed within 3 months of the declaration of a result, the society must notify the Secretary within 10 working days.