Lottery Appeal Board (Yukon)

  • About the Lottery Appeal Board (Yukon)
  • Apply to be a member
  • Current members

  1. About the Lottery Appeal Board (Yukon)

    The Appeal Board may hear an appeal by an applicant to have the terms and conditions of a lottery licence changed, to rescind a suspension of a licence by the Registrar, to rescind a revocation of a licence, or to appeal the Registrar’s refusal to licence a lottery scheme or organization to hold a lottery scheme. 

    • Authority: Lottery Licensing Act, section 9
    • Type: adjudicative
    • Appointment process: Order-in-Council
    • Requirements: no legislated criteria to join
    • Term: 3 years and ligible for reappointment
    • Meetings: as required at the call of the chair
    • Department: Community Services
    • Honoraria: $200 per day

  2. Apply to be a member

    Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.


    1. Complete the application.
    2. Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
    3. Submit your completed application and resume.
      In person: Inquiry Desk at 2071 Second Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Address your envelope "Attention: Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)"
      Government of Yukon
      Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
      Box 2703
      Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

    How members are selected

    Members are appointed by a Minister, Cabinet or the Legislative Assembly.

    School board and school council members can be elected or, in some cases, appointed.

    Appointments to these boards are based on standing committee recommendations:

    • Yukon Development Corporation
    • Yukon Energy Corporation
    • Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board
    • Yukon Lottery Commission
    • Yukon Recreation Advisory Committee
    • Yukon Arts Advisory Council
    • Yukon Utilities Board
    • Yukon Council on the Economy and the Environment
    • Yukon Human Rights Commission

    Some boards and committees members are required to hold certain professional qualifications or affiliations.

  3. Current members
    • Catherine Jones, member and chair from September 29, 2021, to September 28, 2024
    • Chris Alway, member from January 12, 2023, to January 11, 2026
    • Fatema Jivaji, member from December 8, 2021, to December 7, 2024


For questions about the Lottery Appeal Board please email phone 867-332-6019 or toll free in the Yukon 1-800-661-0408.