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Charitable gaming refers to bingos, raffles, and a variety of other games of chance
being conducted for charitable purposes. This guide contains information about charitable
gaming in Idaho.
Idaho Bingo and Raffle Licenses
Bingo and raffles
Idaho State Lottery - Enforcement Division
Organization Age Requirement:
1 year of continuous existence in the county they intend to operate games in.
Participants must be at least 18 years old.
The maximum prize for a single game of bingo is $3,000 of cash or merchandise and not more than $25,000 of cash or merchandise can be offered during an 8 hour session. The maximum prize for a single raffle is $1,000.
ID Code § 67-7701 et seq.
Licenses are required for charities with annual gross bingo revenue of more than $10,000. A raffle license is required if the aggregate value of merchandise prizes exceeds $5,000.
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