When someone runs free-entry competitions such as sweeps or giveaways to promote their business, they need to have a trade promotion lottery permit.
If you want to check if someone holding one of these promotions has a permit, and what the permit entitles them to do, you can search online.
What you need
- licensee name, or
- licence number.
How to check
- Select the 'Check online' button.
- Enter the licence information into the search bar.
- Select the search button.
To make sure that you have all the information and documentation you need to complete this transaction, please visit NSW Fair Trading.