About Us

Minister Responsible for Yukon Lottery Commission

The Minister Responsible for Yukon Lottery Commission develops legislative and regulatory initiatives in relation to interjurisdictional lotteries (Public Lotteries Act and Regulations) and is accountable to the Yukon Legislative Assembly for the Yukon government’s broad direction to the Commission. 

Yukon Lottery Commission

The Yukon Lottery Commission is an agent of Yukon government appointed to provide conduct and management of interjurisdictional lotteries and allocate the profits from the sale of lottery tickets to arts, sport, and recreation throughout Yukon. Interjurisdictional lotteries currently applies to the sale of lottery tickets in Yukon and is a joint responsibility between the Yukon Lottery Commission and Western Canada Lottery Corporation. More information on Yukon Lottery Commission governance can be found at:

Governance

Governance Agreement

Lotteries Yukon

The administrative functions for the Yukon Lottery Commission are carried out by Lotteries Yukon. Lotteries Yukon provides support and services to:

  • lottery retailers,
  • lottery customers and members of the public,
  • non-profit organizations seeking program funding, and
  • to the Yukon Lottery Commission.

Values

Social responsibility

Our lotteries work is undertaken with consideration of its impact on communities and people. We strive to ensure that lottery tickets remain a form of entertainment, and that there is information and support available that promotes healthy lottery play.

Integrity

We take responsibility for our commitments and actions. Our reasoned and objective decision making can be held to close scrutiny.

Collaboration and cooperation

We recognize that our clients are better served by aligning planning and program delivery across departments/agencies therefore we will work collaboratively with our partners for the benefit of our clients.

Accessible

Our funding programs are accessible to all segments of the Yukon population and focus on achieving broad benefits to communities and organizations.

Transparent

We are open and clear about our processes, decision making and results.

Plans and Reports

Annual Reports

The Yukon Lottery Commission produces an Annual Report each year that includes information on sales, where the revenue from the sale of lottery tickets goes and their audited financial statements.

Other Reports

Agent For

 

Lotteries Yukon

101-205 Hawkins Street
Whitehorse, YT  Y1A 1X3
Phone: (867) 633-7890
Toll free (In Yukon):
1-800-661-0555
LotteriesYukon@gov.yk.ca