Terms and Conditions

Our raffles raise money for Breast Cancer Now's services, research and to help spread the word about how we support people affected by breast cancer across Northern Ireland and Great Britain. We want to ensure so that no-one has to face breast cancer alone. One per cent of our funding is from government, so we simply couldn’t provide our services without the kind support of the public.

The responsible persons for our raffle is: Delyth Morgan and Polly McGivern, Breast Cancer Now, Fifth Floor, Ibex House, 42-47 Minories, London EC3N 1DY. The registered society is Breast Cancer Now. Breast Cancer Now’s Northern Ireland Raffle is registered with Belfast City Council, registration number 238.

For more raffle tickets (up to a maximum of 60 per person) or requests to be removed from future raffle mailings please phone us on 0345 092 0811 – thank you so much for your very kind support.

To ensure you don’t receive any future raffle mailings, please email reply@breastcancernow.org or phone us on 0345 092 0811 and we’ll be very pleased to respect your request.

General rules

  • Underage gambling is an offence, you must be 18 years of age or older to play onlineThe Breast Cancer Now Northern Ireland Raffle is open to all residents of Northern Ireland over the age of 18.

  • Winners will be notified in writing within two weeks of the draw. The winners surnames and county/towns will be published within 2 weeks of the draw. Please inform us if you do not wish these details to be featured.

  • The draw for the Northern Ireland Christmas Raffle will be held on 9 April 2020. Winners will be listed on our website within two weeks of the draw, in our Northern Ireland raffle section.

  • No ticket can be sold to, bought on behalf of, or bought by anyone under the age of 18.

  • Prize winners may be age verified after the draw: any person found to be under the age of 18 automatically forfeits the right to any prize.

  • No ticket may be sold to or by anyone in the street.

  • Entries received after the closing date will be transferred to the next raffle.

  • Our raffle administration is managed by a licensed external lottery manager, specialised in the professional operation of charity lotteries (also known as society lotteries).

  • All proceeds from this raffle will be used for the charitable purposes of Breast Cancer Now which are to support people affected by breast cancer across Northern Ireland and GB.

  • Donations may be used to reduce costs. 

  • The winner's photograph may be requested for future publications.

  • Our Northern Ireland lotteries (raffles) are conducted in compliance with the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries (NI) Order 1985, as amended by the Betting and Lotteries (NI) Order 1994 and as supplemented by the Lotteries Regulations (NI) 1994

Online entries

  • To enter the online raffle an entrant must self-certify that they are the required age to play. A confirmation email will be sent to the entrant confirming their numbers in the draw and thanking them for their participation. Random age verification checks are carried out at regular intervals. If an entrant is found to be under the required age their payment will be returned and they will not be entered into the draw.
  • Entries must not be bought on behalf of another person.
  • Material changes to this raffle are not predicted to happen, but in the event that this occurs you will be notified by email 14 days in advance of any changes.

Our policies

To learn more about our policies relating to responsible gambling, underage gambling, fair and open draws and our complaints procedure, please see our policies. We occasionally distribute unaddressed mail to households in certain areas (door drop). For information about how we approach this activity, please read our policies for unaddressed mail.

General Information

For more information about Breast Cancer Now, our raffles and other ways to donate, please browse www.breastcancercare.org.uk or contact our dedicated supporter care team on 0345 092 0817.

Gambling advice and support

If you’re worried you may be gambling more than you really want to, the website at www.begambleaware.org or helpline on 0808 8020 133 (lines open 8am to midnight, seven days a week) can provide you with free help and advice. Gamble Aware is the leading provider of information, advice, support and free counseling for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling.

And if you wish us to avoid sending you opportunities to participate in our raffle, or to limit the number of occasions on which we do this, or to limit the number of books we send you, please call us weekdays on 0345 092 0811 from 9am to 5pm or email raffle@breastcancernow.org and we’ll be pleased to respect this.

Breast Cancer Now Northern Ireland