Decision details

The Exeter Community Lottery

Decision Maker: Executive, Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


A proposal to establish a local Exeter Community Lottery to raise additional funds for the local voluntary sector as part fo the wider Exeter Grants Programme.




RECOMMENDED that Council approve:


(1)   the establishment of a local community lottery for Exeter;

(2)   for the Director of Culture, Leisure and Tourism, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Communities and Homelessness Prevention to contract an ‘External Lottery Manager’ to deliver the scheme on the Council’s behalf;

(3)   the distribution of any proceeds through the Exeter Grants Programme; and

(4)   the Council joining the the Lotteries Council in order to deliver the lottery through best practice and access free membership services on legal and compliance issues.


Reason for Decision: As set out in the report.




Report author: James Bogue

Publication date: 01/12/2022

Date of decision: 29/11/2022

Decided at meeting: 29/11/2022 - Executive

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