South Australia and Northern Territory

The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) website contains factsheets outlining the requirements for SA and NT.

In South Australia, charitable collections and the conduct of any entertainment where the proceeds are to be applied to a charitable purpose must comply with the Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939, Collections for Charitable Purposes (Collection Bins) Regulations 1995, and the Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939 – Code of Practice

The SA Government recently announced ammendments to the CCP Act and AI Act from 1 December 2016 and 1 January 2017.

Changes for charities and prescribed associations operating in SA are summarised in an FAQ here.

Any Organisation seeking to raise money utilising fundraising lotteries must comply with the Lottery and Gaming Act 1936 (LG Act) and the Lottery and Gaming Regulations 2008 (LG Regulations). Contact should be made with the Office of Consumer and Business Services.

Contact: Consumer and Business Services
Phone: (08) 8226 8555
Fax: (08) 8226 8512
Mail: Lottery Licensing, GPO Box 672, ADELAIDE SA 5001

If a liquor licence is sought, the relevant authority needs to be contacted.