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

Part II : Other Lotteries

Chapter 2 : Society lotteries

40. Frequency of society lotteries



1) The Minister may prescribe-
a) the maximum number of lotteries that shall, in consultation with the board and after consultation with the person to whom the licence to conduct the National Lottery has been issued, be conducted under section 38 in any period of 12 months by or on behalf of any one society;
b) the minimum number of days that must elapse between the dates of any two lotteries conducted under section 38 on behalf of the same society; and
c) any other matter to be prescribed in terms of section 38.


2) Anything prescribed under subsection (1) may make different provision for different cases or circumstances.