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.