Lottery Standards

The current holder of the License for the National Lottery is Premier Lotteries Ireland (PLI) and a link to its website can be found here. A copy of the Licence can be accessed here.

PLI is required to comply in full with the National Lottery Act 2013 and the Licence. The Regulator actively oversees that PLI complies in full with all of its obligations as outlined in the Regulation of the National Lottery section of this website.

In addition, PLI is also required to achieve certification in accordance with Responsible Gaming Certificate of at least Level 4 according to the standards of the World Lotteries Association (“WLA”) or a Responsible Gaming Certificate according to the European Responsible Gaming Standards of European Lotteries (“EL”).

Details of these standards can be found at the following links:

http://www.world-lotteries.org/cms/

https://www.european-lotteries.org/