In April 2009, the Gambling Regulatory Authority (“GRA”) issued an exclusive license to Lottotech to operate the Mauritius National Lottery for a period of 10 years, renewable for further successive periods not exceeding 5 years each.
In October 2009, Lottotech launched La Loterie Nationale in Mauritius and Rodrigues with the sale of lottery games through an initial network of 542 retailers.
Lottotech is a member of the World Lottery Association (“WLA”), the global authority on lottery business and has reached the Responsible Gaming certification level 3 in 2017.
In view of a major step towards democratisation and shared ownership for the operations of the National Lottery, Lottotech was transformed into a public company on March 3rd 2014. In April 2014, Lottotech announced that it would be offering 85,000,000 ordinary shares for sale to the general public through the Stock Exchange of Mauritius. The initial share subscription period was opened between May 5th and May 16th 2014. On June 11th 2014, Lottotech shares officially began trading on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius.