Municipal Lottery Licensing Administration

This workshop will encompass all aspects of the lottery licensing process. It will take you from the initial application, through eligibility and use of proceeds, issuing a lottery license and final reporting. The course and the accompanying manual will provide the tools needed to effectively administer a municipality’s roles and responsibilities. Included in the manual are step by step instructions specific to each type of lottery license. Best practices and municipally designed forms to assist in lottery licensing will be discussed and provided. This workshop is interactive, with ample opportunity to discuss both general and specific lottery issues.

What You Will Learn:

  • Overview of the Legislative Framework and Regulatory Structure
  • Tools to assist municipalities applying for lottery licenses: including tools for applying the eligibility criteria and the use of proceeds criteria of the AGCO
  • Municipal roles and responsibilities of the above
  • Process for issuing specific lottery licenses (Raffles, Break Open Tickets, Bazaar, Bingo, and Social Gaming Events)
  • Methods to ensure reporting and compliance is in accordance with the AGCO regulations

Why Attend:

With municipalities having mandatory responsibility for lottery licensing, this course will provide licensing officers and administrative staff with the required knowledge and tools required to administer these responsibilities. Participants will acquire a strong overview of lottery regulations to effectively administer lottery licensing in your municipality.

Who Should Attend:

  • Licensing Officers
  • Licensing Administrators
  • By-law Enforcement Officers
  • Supervisors of Licensing staff
  • Managers of Licensing staff
  • Others who are involved in the lottery licensing processes

About the Instructor:

Tracey Burrows, is a Municipal Law Enforcement expert with over 25 years of experience. As the current Manager of By-Law Enforcement, Licensing and Animal Services with the City of Burlington, Tracey is able to stay on top of current trends and changing and emerging legislation both in the area of lottery licensing and municipal administration.


$344.65 ($305 + $39.65 HST)

$429.40 ($380 + $49.40 HST)

Student Rate: $40.00 + HST (please contact Manjit Badh at to register)

Prices include Materials, Refreshments & Lunch;
HST # R106732936

*In order to take advantage of the member price, the person attending the workshop must be an AMCTO member.
***To verify if your municipality is entitled to vouchers, go to our ‘online registration" page @
Upcoming Workshops:

April 4- Smith Falls-deadline to register -Mar 21
Econo Lodge receipt
33 Centre Street
Smith Falls,ON K7A 3B8

April 13- Guelph-deadline to register -Mar 30
Cutten Club
190 College Ave. East
Guelph,ON N1H 6L3

April 25- Mississauga-deadline to register -Apr 11
AMCTO Office
2680 Skymark Ave. Suite 610
Mississauga, ON L4W 5L6

May 30- Timmins-deadline to register -May 16
The Senator Hotel
14 Mountjoy St. South
Timmins, ON, P4N 1S4
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Refund Policy: A refund levy of $113 (includes HST) will be applied to every cancellation received up to fourteen (14) business days prior to the holding of the session. No refunds will be made for cancellations of less than fourteen (14) business days prior to the holding of the session. In order to receive the partial refund, you must submit written notice of your cancellation to
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