Everything You Need To Know About Set For Life
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Set for Life became available to Oz Lotteries customers in early 2019. However, some of us are still a little unsure of how to play. We have put together a handy guide of everything you need to know about Set for Life to get you playing like a pro!
What is Set for Life?
Set for Life is a lottery that gives you the chance to win $20,000 per month, for the next 20 years. It is a unique lottery game where your ticket gives you an entry into the next 7 draws!
Game Changes in 2020
As of March 23 2020, Set for Life has some exciting game changes. We have outlined these changes below to get you excited to play with the new rules. The changes are:
- Better odds of winning Division 1. The odds of winning a Division 1 prize improve from 1 in 38,608,020 to 1 in 38,320,568.
- Better odds of winning any prize, from 1 in 59 to 1 in 50.
- New Division 2 prize of $5,000 per month for a year!
- There’s a new minimum winning combination of 3 number and 1 supplementary number.
- Game numbers to choose from are changing from 8 numbers between 1 and 37, to 7 numbers between 1 and 44.
- Small price increase from $0.55 to $0.60 per game.
- New terminology – SETs will be Games, QuickSETs will be QuickPicks, Bonus Numbers will be Supplementary Numbers, and prize levels will be Divisions 1-8.
If you’re unsure of any changes, feel free to contact our friendly customer support team.
Where do I buy Set for Life?
How much does it cost to play Set for Life?
You can purchase 1 week of tickets for a minimum of $10.10. You can either QuickPick your numbers or choose your own. Ticket prices vary depending on how many sets you purchase. Check out the ticket options here.
How do I win Set for Life?
Set for Life features eight prize divisions. To win Division 1, you need to match all 7 of your numbers to the winning 7 number of the draw. These 7 numbers are randomly selected from a pool of 44 balls, numbered 1 – 44. You must match at least 3 winning numbers, plus 1 supplementary number to win the lowest Division prize (8).
The odds of winning Set for Life are:
|Division 1||All 7 winning numbers||1:38,320,568|
|Division 2||Any 6 winning numbers plus 1 supplementary number||1:2,737,183|
|Division 3||Any 6 winning numbers||1:156,411|
|Division 4||Any 5 winning numbers plus 1 supplementary number||1:25,701|
|Division 5||Any 5 winning numbers||1:3,067|
|Division 6||Any 4 winning numbers plus 1 supplementary number||1:894|
|Division 7||Any 4 winning numbers||1:167|
|Division 8||Any 3 winning numbers plus 1 supplementary number||1:80|
How do I claim my Set for Life prize?
Your prize payment will automatically be deposited into your Oz Lotteries online account. You can then request to withdraw your funds by direct deposit into your bank account, into a valid PayPal account, or by cheque. All your winnings are tax-free.
When does the Set for Life draw close?
Set for Life draw closes every night at 8:55pm AEST/9:55pm AEDT.
When is Set for Life drawn?
Set for Life is drawn every night at 9:00pm AEST/10:00pm AEDT.
When will I get my winnings?
The 15th of every month is when winners receive their $20,000 prize money – $20K Day!
Where can I find the Set for Life results?
You can always review draw results on the Oz Lotteries website. If you’ve bought a ticket in the draw, you will receive an email straight into your inbox with the results.
Is Set for Life available nationwide?
Set for Life is currently only available on Oz Lotteries in New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, and South Australia. However, sit tight – it will be in the other states soon!