Application Forms

All businesses must comply with the criteria set forth in RCW 67.70 and Title 315 WAC.


Please fill out all forms completely. We have discovered the biggest reasons for delays in the licensing process are incomplete and/or missing forms.

Once all forms have been completed, you can mail them to:
Washington’s Lottery
PO Box 43031
Olympia, WA
98504-3031


Sole proprietors, partnerships, or limited partnerships

There are three Lottery forms to fill out and one or more Business Licensing forms.

Substitute W-9 and/or EFT Authorization form PDF

Accessibility Affidavit PDF

Personal/Criminal History form PDF

Checklist for Personal/Criminal History form PDF

Business License Application PDF

Location Addendum to Master Location PDF

Personal/Criminal History forms must be completed by:

  • Owner(s) and spouse(s) of Sole Proprietors
  • Partner(s) and spouse(s) of each Partnership
  • General partner(s) and spouse(s) of Limited Partnerships
  • Limited partner(s) of Limited Partnerships

Personal/Criminal History forms may not be required if the organization is currently licensed with the Lottery for another business.


Corporation, limited liability company, or any other organization

There are three Lottery forms to fill out and Business Licensing forms.

Substitute W-9 and/or EFT Authorization form PDF

Accessibility Affidavit PDF

Personal/Criminal History form PDF

Checklist for Personal/Criminal History form PDF

Business License Application PDF

Corporate Information form PDF

Limited Liability Company Information form PDF

Location Addendum to Master Location PDF

Personal/Criminal History forms must be completed by:

  • Officers, members/managers, any authorized signatory of documents and any 10% or more stockholder(s). NOTE: If corporate officers are located out of state, a corporation may designate other local corporate approving authority, such as a mall manager, for criminal and credit history investigation. Acceptance of non-corporate officers for background check investigation, in lieu of corporate officers, is subject to the Director’s approval.

Personal/Criminal History forms may not be required if the organization is currently licensed with the Lottery for another business.


Complete the Process

All retailers who are licensed must sign a Retailer Contract to complete the establishment of a business relationship with Washington’s Lottery.

Retailer Contract DOC

We install wireless communications equipment at 98% of all retailer locations. You will need to have the building owner sign a wireless installation permission form for us to install the communication equipment.

Wireless Installation Permission PDF

If you and/or the building owner are interested in more wireless equipment information, click here.

Not 18? Not a Chance. Lottery Retailer Responsibilites PDF