Responsibility for fundraising in
some Australian states is divided between two sets of laws and two
corresponding separate state government agencies. This is because there are two
different categories of fundraising: fundraising by gaming eg raffles,
art unions and fundraising by donation. The later is usually termed
The government agencies
responsible in Queensland are
the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation and the Office of Fair Trading.
"The Charitable and Non-Profit Act 1999 allows eligible assocations to enter into an agreement with a third party operator to help the association with any of the following matters in relation to an art union a) the sale of tickets in the art union; b) receiving and banking of money from the sale; c) accounting for the proceeds of the sale.