Official Rules for Casino Promotions

  1. Definitions

In this schedule, unless the contrary intention appears:

“Act” means the Casino Control Act 1990;

“Allocation”, in relation to an instant game, or any portion of an instant game, means the determination of the prize-bearing ticket or tickets, being a determination conducted before, or simultaneously with, the issue of any ticket, on a random basis or wholly by chance;

“Associated Licensee”, in relation to a casino operator, means the holder of the casino premises license in respect of the casino operated by the casino operator;

“Authorized Game”, in relation to a casino, means a game prescribed under section 63 of the Act to be a game authorized for the purposes of the Act to be conducted or played in the casino, but does not include any game conducted under the rules contained in this schedule;

“Authority” means the Casino Control Authority established by section 7 of the Act;

“Casino” means a casino licensed under the Act;

“Casino Operator”, in relation to a casino, means the operator for the time being of the casino, being the holder of a casino operator’s license granted under section 37 of the Act;

“Casino Premises”, in relation to a casino, means the area defined as constituting the casino in the casino premises license;

“Draw”, in relation to a lottery, means the process that is used to determine by lot or on a random basis or wholly by chance those participants entitled to a prize, and to “draw” has a corresponding meaning;

“Game” has the meaning given by section 2(2) of the Act;

“Gaming Area”, in relation to a casino, means an area or areas of the casino designated by the Authority as an area or areas of the casino in which gaming is to be conducted;

“Government Inspector” means an inspector appointed under section 80 of the Act;

“Instant Game” means a scheme, arrangement, or game:

(a) in respect of which direct or indirect consideration is paid to participate, and

(b) which is played with a view to winning money or money’s worth, and

(c) in which either:

(i) the ticket or tickets bearing a prize are determined before, or simultaneously with, the issue of any ticket, or

(ii) the prize which each ticket bears is determined before, or simultaneously with, the issue of any ticket, and

(d) in which the prize or prize-bearing ticket or tickets is or are determined on a random basis or wholly by chance;

“Lottery”:

(a) means a scheme or device:

(i) in respect of which direct or indirect consideration is paid to participate, and

(ii) by which prizes of money or money’s worth are distributed according to a draw, and

(b) includes a raffle, a sweepstake, and every other similar scheme or device;

“Match Play Coupon” means a coupon with a fixed stated value that is issued by the casino and may be redeemed in accordance with an approved promotional design and used in general gaming. The conditions of use of the coupon in table games shall be printed on the coupon and those conditions shall be consistent with the procedures for use, as approved by the Authority;

“Participant” means any person participating in a casino promotion;

“Participate”, in relation to a casino promotion, means to take part in the promotion, whether directly or indirectly, otherwise than as an agent or employee of the casino operator conducting the promotion;

“Pay”, in relation to any prize in a 바둑이사이트 casino promotion, includes “supply”, and “payment” has a corresponding meaning;

“Play Panel” means each panel on a ticket in a casino promotion that is an instant game containing:

(a) the play symbol or play symbols, and

(b) such other information as the casino operator may decide from time to time;

“Play Symbol” means a symbol or value appearing in each play panel on a ticket in a casino promotion that is an instant game in accordance with the promotion design;

“Prize Claim Form” means a form supplied by the casino operator to be used to claim a prize in a casino promotion;

“Prize Competition”:

(a) means a scheme or competition:

(i) in respect of which direct or indirect consideration is paid to participate, and

(ii) of which the result is determined partly by a considerable element of chance (whether chance plays the greater or lesser part), and partly by the performance by the contestants of some activity of a kind that may be performed more readily by contestants possessing or exercising some knowledge or skill, whether or not it may also be performed successfully by chance, but

(b) does not include an instant game;

“Prize-bearing Ticket”, in relation to a casino promotion that is an instant game or any portion of such a promotion, means a ticket issued to a participant, and determined in accordance with an allocation to bear a prize;

“Promotion Design”, in relation to a casino promotion, means the manner in which the promotion is to be conducted, as notified to a Government inspector pursuant to section 3;

“Ticket”, in relation to a casino promotion:

(a) means any document or thing evidencing or prepared for the purpose of evidencing a right to participate in, or to claim a prize in, the promotion, and

(b) except where the context indicates otherwise, if no such document or thing is issued to a participant, includes the right itself to participate.

1.2 For the purposes of these rules, “Casino Promotion”, in relation to a casino operator, means:

(a) any prize competition or lottery or instant game; or

(b) any game (not being an authorized game) conducted by the casino operator in conjunction with an authorized game, that complies with the following conditions:

(i) it is conducted by the casino operator for the purpose of promoting the sale of any goods or services:

(A) of which it, or its associated licensee, is the manufacturer, or a distributor, wholesaler or retailer, or

(B) that are supplied on the casino premises; and

(ii) the right to enter:

(A) is dependent on the purchase, at a price not exceeding the usual retail price, of any such goods or services, or any specified quantity or value of such goods or services, within a specified period, and

(B) may also be dependent on the occurrence of 1 or more specific events or the attainment of 1 or more game results during an authorized game conducted by the casino operator; and

(iii) no other direct or indirect consideration is paid to participate.

1.3 In this schedule, unless the contrary intention appears:

(a) the singular includes the plural and vice versa;

(b) a reference, in a rule, to a sub-paragraph is to a sub-paragraph of that rule;

(c) a reference to a rule is to a rule in this schedule; and

(d) a reference to a section is to a section in this schedule.

 

 

 

  1. Application

 

The rules contained in this schedule shall apply to casino promotions.

 

 

  1. Promotion Design

 

3.1 Before the beginning of any casino promotion, the casino operator shall give to a Government inspector:

 

(a) not less than 3 clear days’ notice of its intention to conduct the promotion; and

 

(b) written particulars of the promotion design.

 

3.2 The particulars notified under rule 3.1 shall include:

 

(a) the commencement and closing dates (if any) of the promotion;

 

(b) particulars of the prizes in the promotion, and (where applicable) in each prize tier;

 

(c) the method of entry into the promotion, including any conditions governing entry;

 

(d) the form of the application for entry to the promotion (if any);

 

(e) a description of manner in which the promotion is to be conducted and the winner or winners determined, including:

 

(i) in the case of a promotion that is an instant game, the play symbol or combination of play symbols that must appear in the play panel or play panels on a ticket for that ticket to be a prize-bearing ticket;

 

(ii) in the case of a promotion that is a prize competition:

 

(A) a description of the skill-testing or knowledge-testing activity or activities required to be undertaken by participants as a condition of winning a prize, and

 

(B) the time at which the result of the prize competition will be determined;

 

(f) the method of notifying winners;

 

(g) the manner in which unclaimed prizes shall be disposed of; and

 

(h) any other terms or conditions governing entry into or the conduct of the promotion (other than those contained in these rules or in the Act).

 

3.3 Subject to rule 3.4, the casino operator may from time to time, by notice in writing to a Government inspector, vary the promotion design.

 

3.4 The casino operator may not vary the promotion design after the beginning of the promotion or after the issue of the tickets in the promotion has begun, except:

 

(a) in relation to the following matters:

 

(i) the date fixed for the closing of entries, and

 

(ii) the date on which and manner in which the result is to be notified; or

 

(b) where there has been an error, omission or other irregularity that, in the opinion of the casino operator, has materially affected or may materially affect the conduct or outcome of the promotion.

 

 

 

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