The World Lottery Association

world lottery association

The world lottery association is a member-based organization in over 80 countries that advances the interests of state-authorized lotteries. Committed to the highest standards of corporate responsibility, WLA members share knowledge and experience to advance the lottery industry around the world.

Regular and Collaborating Membership

WLA Regular Members are officially authorized entities that offer lottery games and sports betting in a regulated environment. They include more than 150 state-authorized lotteries and sports betting operators from 80 countries spanning five continents, as well as many suppliers of goods and services to the lottery and sports betting industries.

Associate Members

Over 70 industry suppliers worldwide are WLA associate members. They provide goods and services that support the lottery industry, including technology systems, terminals, printers, video lottery terminals, ticket printers, game designers, consultants, auditors, and more.


The leading suppliers of the lottery industry, these companies are deeply committed to the WLA and play a significant role in the relationship between the association and its wider membership. They are the foundation of the association’s business network and provide a platform for the exchange of technological innovations, lottery industry intelligence, and leading-edge marketing concepts among its members worldwide.

Honorary Members

The WLA Honorary Members are individuals who have made a personal contribution to the lottery and sports betting industry. They include the founders of the first lotteries and sports betting operators, as well as leading lottery experts and personalities who are passionate about the industry’s mission to raise funds for good causes.