Welcome to the Australian Lottery and Newsagents’ Association

The Australian Lottery and Newsagents’ Association (ALNA) is the peak industry body representing Australian newsagencies and lottery agents. There are 4000 individually owned and operated newsagencies in the country and together they make up Australia's largest retail and home delivery group.
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ALNA Membership

Through strength and size, the ALNA has the necessary means to achieve outcomes difficult to achieve by a single business.

For just $876 per annum*, your ALNA membership gives you access to industry representation, complimentary advice on industrial relations and leasing matters, discounts on insurance, access to accredited industry training courses, and so much more.

Click here for a membership form

*Membership prices vary by state. Membership fee is capped at $876 per annum.

Send money direct to a bank account

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Western Union FAQ

What is a Money Remittance Provider?

Ever wanted to transfer money to someone in another country? Western Union helps millions of people each year do just that, for a small fee you can send money overseas which is ready to collect in minutes.

What's this got to do with me?

Western Union operates in over 500,000 outlets spread all across the world, the Australian Lottery and Newsagents' Association (ALNA) is Australia's 2nd largest network. We have a diverse range of sub-agents; Convenience Stores, Supermarkets, Pharmacies and of course, Newsagents.

How does it all work?

The process is simple!

  1. The customer comes into your store and fills out a form
  2. You process the transaction, collect/payout the money and issue a receipt
  3. The receiver collects the money in another country within minutes

Who uses Western Union and Why?

27% of Australia's population are born overseas1 and immigration continues to grow by double digits, there's a very real need to send money overseas for educational assistance, family support, emergencies, seasonal gifts and more.

To get started, contact the Australian Lottery and Newsagents' Association on (02) 9978 3400 or click here to complete the expression of interest form.

Last updated on 1 August 2016

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