North East Lincolnshire Council

Lotteries (fundraising)

Societies that are set up for non-commercial (i.e. charitable) purposes may apply for small society lottery registration

There are a few conditions of using this type of licence including:

  • The total value of ticket sales must not exceed £20,000
  • At least 20% of the proceeds must go to charitable purposes
  • Players must be over 16
  • Tickets must show the name of the society, the purpose of the lottery, the price of the ticket, the name and address of the promoter and the date of the draw

To register for small society lottery, please use the relevant form below:

Lottery registration – New

Lottery registration – Renewal

Licensing Team, Doughty Road Depot, Doughty Road, Grimsby, DN32 0LL


Telephone: 01472 326299 option 2

Opening times: Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm except bank holidays