29 November 2018, By Melissa Cowan
Everything You Need To Know About Oz Lotto
2 min read
Whether you’re a newbie or regular Oz Lotto player who needs a refresh, we’ve created a handy Q&A blog to answer some of the most common questions about Australia’s favourite lottery, Oz Lotto.
What is Oz Lotto?
Established in 1994, Oz Lotto was Australia’s first national lotto game and has become the most popular game due to the large jackpots and simple rules. The game has a guaranteed minimum Division 1 prize pool of $2 million and reached a record $100 million jackpot in 2012.
Where do I buy Oz Lotto?
You can purchase an Oz Lotto ticket from the Oz Lotteries website or our easy-to-use Oz Lotteries Mobile app. Play anywhere at any time.
How much does it cost to play Oz Lotto?
You can purchase a Standard ticket from $1.45. Ticket prices vary based on game type. See more ticket options here.
How do I win Oz Lotto?
Oz Lotto features seven prize divisions. To win Division 1 you need to match all seven of your numbers to the winning seven numbers of the draw. These winning seven numbers, along with two supplementary numbers, are randomly selected from a pool of 45 balls, numbered 1 to 45. You must match at least 3 numbers plus 1 supplementary number to the winning numbers to win the lowest Division prize (7).
|Division 1||All 7 main winning numbers|
|Division 2||Any 6 main winning numbers 1 or 2 supplementary numbers|
|Division 3||Any 6 main winning numbers|
|Division 4||Any 5 main winning numbers 1 or 2 supplementary numbers|
|Division 5||Any 5 main winning numbers|
|Division 6||Any 4 main winning numbers|
|Division 7||Any 3 main winning numbers 1 or 2 supplementary numbers|
How do I claim an Oz Lotto Prize?
Oz Lotteries will automatically deposit your prize payment into your Oz Lotteries online account. From there, you can request a withdrawal of funds by cheque, direct deposit into your bank account, or into a valid Paypal account. All winnings are paid into your account as a tax free lump sum.
When does the Oz Lotto draw close?
Oz Lotto entries close on Tuesdays at 7:25pm AEST/8:25PM AEDT.
When is Oz Lotto drawn?
Oz Lotto is drawn each Tuesday night at 8:30pm AEST/9:30pm AEDT.
How can I watch Oz Lotto?
Oz Lotto is broadcast on 7TWO at approximately 8:30pm AEST/9:30pm AEDT every Tuesday night.
Where can I find Oz Lotto results?
If you miss the live draw, there’s a number of ways you can check Oz Lotto results. When you sign up to an Oz Lotteries online account you can receive the latest draw results straight to your inbox. You can also check your ticket or search past draws via the Oz Lotteries website.