Canadian law maintains that certain non-profit and charitable organizations can run raffles. Individuals can also work with local non-profit and charitable organizations to run raffles on their behalf. It’s best to reach out to the authority in the province you are wanting to run a raffle in to determine if you’re eligible to a run a raffle there.
British Columbia – Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch (GPEB) website
Alberta – Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (AGLC) website
Saskatchewan – Liquor and Gaming Authority (SLGA) website
Manitoba – Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Authority of Manitoba (LGCA) website
Ontario – Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) website
New Brunswick – New Brunswick Lotteries & Gaming Corporation (NBLGC) website
Nova Scotia – Nova Scotia Alcohol & Gaming website
Prince Edward Island – Gaming Centers Control Regulations website
Yukon – Government of Yukon website
Northwest Territories – Municipal and Community Affairs website
Nunavut – Department of Community Affairs website
Raffle Nexus is for non-profit organizations and raffles of all types and sizes. Our platform was designed from the ground up to facilitate running raffles in Canada. From small prize raffles to multi-million dollar prize lotteries, we got you covered!
Raffle Nexus is a certified gaming services provider in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, and Saskatchewan.
Class: Electronic Raffle System
Class: Other Gaming Service Provider (Ticket Raffler)
Registration Number: 242682
Class: Gaming-Related Supplier
Registration Number: GRSGS00201388
Category: Information Technology Services
Registration Number: 838799GS
If you are inquiring from a province or country that we are not yet certified in, please contact us.
Our pricing varies depending on the size of raffle and your needs. Please click here to connect with one of our sales representatives and we’ll be able to provide you a quote quickly once we learn about your raffle and requirements.
We support the following raffle formats:
You can apply for multiple licences and run multiple raffle formats for a single program.
eg. Run a Multi-Prize Raffle alongside a Progressive Pot (50/50). Customers can purchase tickets for each licence in a single transaction.
Yes, there’s support an unlimited number of early bird draws. Our platform automatically handles ticket draw eligibility and will display countdown timers to inform your supporters when the important deadlines are.
Tickets can be sold using any one or combination of the following methods:
Looking for call centre services? We provide them too! Contact us for more information.
For online sales – Visa, Master Card, and American Express can be accepted. We support bambora.com, elavon.ca, moneris.com, globalpaymentsinc.com, and stripe.com.
Looking to use your payment processor not listed? Contact us to discuss custom merchant integrations.
For in-person sales – Cash, Cheque, Credit Card via the online provider, or Credit Cards and Debit Cards using your own POS Terminal.
Tickets can be issued electronically (eTickets), in-person, and/or by post (physical mail)
You can draw winners electronically using our Certified Random Number Generator (RNG) or using traditional drawing methods (eg. barrel or token draws)
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