The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (ACGO) is responsible for administering the lottery licensing program in the Province of Ontario. Municipalities and the AGCO are responsible for issuing lottery licences to eligible charitable and religious organizations.
The Town of Lincoln’s Legislative Services Department:
- Determines whether an organization is eligible for lottery licensing in Ontario, according to the guidelines set out in Chapter 2 of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario's Lottery Licensing Policy Manual (LLPM)
- Issues and administers licenses
- Ensures that licensees meet the requirements of the Criminal Code (Canada), the Order-in-Council and the terms and conditions of their licenses