Philosophy of the RNL

The Vision, Mission, and Values of the Regulator of the National Lottery derive from the National Lottery Act 2013 and public sector values and are set out here:


A safe, sustainable, properly run lottery maximising returns for good causes.


We aim to achieve our vision by:

  1. Managing and controlling the National Lottery Fund
  2. Monitoring the operation of the National Lottery
  3. Enforcing compliance with the Act and the Licence
  4. Managing the office of the Regulator of the National Lottery.


Our values in achieving this work are:

  1. Independence
  2. Integrity
  3. Openness
  4. Expertise
  5. Good governance

The RNL acknowledges the importance of its vision, mission, and values in maintaining high standards and quality provision of service.