Help with your tickets
Gambling commission (www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk )
Government Information (direct.gov.uk )
The Lotteries Council ( lotteriescouncil.org.uk )
FundRaising Standards board (www.frsb.org.uk)
Legal requirements for raffle and draw tickets
All tickets intended for sale to the general public in advance of a Draw must be registered with your local Council to comply with the law.
Please contact your local council for guidance on whether your Draw needs to be registered or not and if it should comply with The Lotteries & Amusements Act 1976 or the Gambling Act 2005. It is an offence to order, print or distribute tickets that do not comply.
The following is a brief guide to the information that is required on your ticket.
As stated above it is the responsibility of the Organisation running the Draw to ensure that they are registered with their Local Authority
If the Organisation running the Draw is a registered charity the registered number must be shown on the ticket.
The Promoters name and contact information must be shown on the ticket.
The Place, Date and Time of the Draw must be shown on the ticket.
The Counterfoil must contain contact information and a date for the return of unsold tickets.
The ticket price must be shown and all tickets for each Draw must be sold at the same price. It is illegal to offer tickets below the printed price. A book of tickets must be sold for the full value of the tickets it contains
Using the Online Designer
Our online design system is easy to use while being flexible enough to allow you to create your design the way you want it, here are a few pointers…
You can enter your ticket details either in the entry form to the left hand side or double click an item on the design itself to change text or the items properties, font. font size, colour etc.
Clicking on an item and holding the mouse button down will enable you to drag and move the item to the position you want.
Items can be resized by selecting the item and using the black box in each corner to resize.
You can use the icon to the left of the page to upload your own pictures, photos or logo.
The icon at the top right hand side of the screen will allow you to save your design for later.
If the ‘Customise Design’ button is not visible then unfortunately the browser you are using is not supported or requires updating. No problem, we can customise the template for at no extra charge. Simply click here to go to our order form.
By creating an account you will be able to save, view and edit previous designs. View your orders and download your invoices. You will be given the option to create an account when you order.
We are here to help should you need us… please call.