Street raffles

Are you planning a fund raiser for your community organisation? If your fundraising activities include street stalls or raffles, you will need Council approval first. 

Simply complete the application form at the bottom of this page and return it to Council at least seven days before the proposed date. You must do this for Council to consider granting permission. Council will contact you once the request has been considered. 

Conditions of your approval 

If your request is approved, there will be conditions as part of your approval which include:

  • Displayed items must not obstruct pedestrian traffic.
  • Permission must be obtained from the store occupier to hold your stall outside their premises.
  • Under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 and Equal Opportunities Act 1995, tables, etc should be placed at least 2 meters from the building perimeter.
  • Under Shire of Campaspe Shire Local Law No. 9 2022 Trading Code of Practice, tables and chairs placed on the footpath must be stable and of good design and are not able to damage the footpath.
  • It is the permit holder’s responsibility to ensure all raffles comply with the Victorian Commission for Gambling requirements. Visit the Victorian Commission for Gambling website for more information.

Possible street raffle locations

There are a number of places across the shire where street stalls or raffles can be held. Possible locations include footpaths in the following areas: 

  • Echuca               Hare Street, two locations, both sides of the pedestrian crossing.
  • Kyabram             Allan Street, two locations, both sides of the pedestrian crossing.
  • Rochester           Gillies Street, outside supermarket
  • Rushworth          High Street, near bakery
  • Lockington          Lockington Road, outside supermarket
  • Tongala              Mangan Street, outside supermarket 

Other locations may be available, as long as Council, the applicant and the property owner agree. Council also reserves the right to designate alternative areas. 

To apply, please complete the hardcopy form(DOCX, 31KB)  or online form