Lotteries

Laurentian Valley Township Licences approximately 65 charitable organizations, each year, to raise funds through various lottery schemes. Below is a menu for the various Lottery games licensed by the Municipality. In each section you will find the information you need to provide and the rules that must be followed to be licensed.

How to Apply for a Lottery Licence

The province licenses the following events;

  • Bingo events with prize boards over $5,500.00
  • Super jackpot games
  • Ticket raffle lotteries for total prizes over $50,000.00
  • Lotteries held in conjunction with another gaming event licensed by the provincial office including break open tickets at bingo events
  • Provincial break open ticket lotteries
  • All monte carlo events
  • All lottery schemes conducted in unorganized territories
  • All lottery schemes at a designated Fair or Exhibition or at a Place of Amusement
Eligibility for a Lottery Licence

Charitable gaming refers to lottery schemes permitted by a license under the Criminal Code of Canada. Typically these may include bingos, raffles and break open tickets held by charitable and religious organizations.

Nevada - Break Open Ticket Lottery

The Municipality licenses eligible charities to conduct Break Open Ticket Lotteries in the Municipality. The Municipality currently has the following charities licensed in the following retail outlets;

  • Alice & Fraser Minor Sports at Hamilton's Covenience Center
  • Kiawanis Club of Pembroke at Canadian Tire Pembroke

If your charity has found an outlet and you would like to apply for a license, please review the Eligibility and How to Apply on the Lottery Menu.