National Lottery expects internet sales boost
Legislation will be changed to make it easier to play the Lotto online, ahead of the 20-year contract being put out to tender, writes Samantha McCaughren.
The National Lottery, which will see its 20-year contract put out to tender shortly, is expected to get a significant boost from internet sales following a change to the legislation.
The expected growth in online business will be a key draw for bidders for the licence, which is expected to fetch around €400 million.
Up until now, online lottery play has been hindered by a lengthy registration process and accounted for only 3 per cent...
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