Terms and Conditions

CAFOD World Food Day Raffle 2020 Rules

General Rules

  • World Food Day Raffle 2020 is open to all mainland Great Britain residents over the age of 18 (this excludes Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Channel Islands and BFPO addresses according to Gambling Act 2005 regulations).
  • No tickets can be sold to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 18 years.
  • If a ticket is sold unknowingly to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 18 he/she will be exempt from the raffle and will forfeit his/her prize and the stake will be returned.
  • Winners may be required to take part in CAFOD PR and promotional activity.
  • All proceeds from this raffle will be used for the charitable purposes of CAFOD.
  • All response handling activities are being externally managed on behalf of CAFOD by CFP Lottery and Raffles Ltd.
  • CAFOD is registered with the Gambling Commission to operate this raffle. This licence is issued under Part 5 of the Gambling Act 2005.

World Food Day Raffle 2020 Rules

  • Entries must be received by 2 October 2020.
  • The World Food Day Raffle draw will take place on 16th October 2020. The draw will be conducted by utilising a Random Number Generator that has been tested and approved by an independent, Gambling Commission approved, third party test house. The blind draw will be conducted by hand witnessed by 2 independent observers. The results of the draw are final.
  • Late entries will be treated as donations.
  • The prizes for CAFOD- World Food Day Raffle are. 1st £4000, 2nd £1500, 3rd £500 and 5 runners up prizes of £100.
  • Based upon the number of entries in our two raffles during 2019 average the chance of winning a prize for a single ticket is approximately 1 in 12,074. 
  • Of the £271,806.32 received in ticket sales in 2019, just 29% went on expenses, 5% on prizes and a fantastic 66% came back to CAFOD to fund our vital work.
  • In order to promote responsible gambling, it is recommended that no more than 60 chances are to be purchased per person for the World Food Day Raffle 2020.
  • The draw for World Food Day Raffle 2020 will take place on the 16 October 2020. Winners will be notified by post, email or telephone no later than two weeks after the draw date. A list of winners will also be published on the Raffleplayer website two weeks after the draw date. Please keep the ticket number as record of proof of purchase.
  • If a prize is unclaimed after reasonable efforts have been made by CAFOD to contact the winner, then CAFOD will be entitled to dispose of the prize as it thinks fit. The winner has one month after notification to claim the prize.

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 somebody else.
  • 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.

General Information

For more information about the CAFOD, our raffles and other ways to donate please visit www.caford.org.uk or contact our dedicated supporter services team by calling 0303 303 3030.

Requests for additional raffle tickets up to a maximum of 60 tickets per person or requests to be removed from future raffle mailings should be addressed to info@raffleplayer.com.

If you would like more information about raffles and lotteries please go to www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk.

The CAFOD policy for raffles can be found here. This includes our policy on responsible gambling, underage gambling, fair and open draws and our complaints procedure. If you or a family member feel that you are experiencing problems with gambling, you can seek advice and support from GambleAware on 0808 8020 133 or via their website begambleware.org.