Step 3 - Staying safe and keeping it legal Raffles Raffles are a great way to raise money, but it is important to be aware of the legalisties and whether you'll need a license for your event. For more information and advice visit www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk , and talk to your community fundraiser. Insurance and licenses We are here to support and offer advice about your fundraising event, however you are responsible for your activity and Wales Air Ambulance is unable to accept liability. We encourage that you ask your local authority whether or not you need to obtain any special licences for your event. You can also check out events information from Fundraising Regulator and guidance for in aid of volunteers from the Institute of Fundraising. Food hygiene If you are gathering people together for a delicious treat it is important to remember that food safety laws will apply. Visit the Food Standards Agency at www.food.gov.uk for more information.