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Lotteries Act, 1997 (Act No. 57 of 1997)

Part I : The National Lottery

Chapter 3 : Distribution of net proceeds of National Lottery

33. Power of Minister to prohibit, withdraw or reduce certain grants



The Minister shall at any time after receiving a recommendation from the board or information from any other person that the grant awarded by the distributing agency—

(a) is utilised or is likely to be utilised in an unauthorised manner that does not comply with the purpose or conditions stipulated in the grant;
(b) is utilised or is likely to be utilised for an unlawful purpose; or
(c) was applied for in a misleading or fraudulent manner,

prohibit, withdraw or reduce any such grant and may impose any such conditions as the Minister considers appropriate.


[Section 33 amended by section 31 of Act No. 32 of 2013]