238 Functions of Lotteries Commission

The functions of the Lotteries Commission are—

(a)

to promote, organise, and conduct New Zealand lotteries for the purpose of generating profits for distribution by the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board, or for a community purpose for which a special purpose lottery is promoted under section 245:

(b)

to maximise profits so generated, subject to ensuring that the risk of problem gambling and underage gambling is minimised:

(c)

to make rules regulating the conduct and operation of New Zealand lotteries in accordance with section 243:

(d)

to advise the Minister on matters relating to New Zealand lotteries.

Compare: 1977 No 84 s 83

Section 238(b): amended, on 3 March 2015, by section 91 of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).