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TWENTY-FIVE ADDITIONAL CHANCES TO WIN!
Don't miss the Lotto 6/49 SuperDraw on May 8th, 2021. Lotto 6/49 offers more chances to win with 25 additional $25,000 GUARANTEED prizes plus the $1,000,000 GUARANTEED prize included with every draw for a total of 26 GUARANTEED prizes plus the jackpot.
Frequently Asked Questions
The first day of sales is Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 after draw break (after 7:30pm PT/ 9:30CT).
Ticket(s) can be purchased at all retail, hospitality and Lotto! Express locations, or online at PlayNow.com.
Players who purchase a Lotto 6/49 ticket for the May 8th SuperDraw will automatically have a chance to win the jackpot plus the additional GUARANTEED Prizes! The winning selections for the SuperDraw's GUARANTEED Prizes will be drawn only from those issued.
There is one GUARANTEED Prize Draw selection on your ticket for each $3 play that gives you a chance to win any of the GUARANTEED prizes available.
The SuperDraw offers more chances to win for the same price. Players who purchase a Lotto 6/49 ticket for the May 8th SuperDraw will automatically have a chance to win the jackpot plus any of the GUARANTEED Prizes.
The odds for winning any one of the GUARANTEED Prize Draws are determined by the total number of selections issued across Canada.
For example, if 5 million Lotto 6/49 selections are issued, there would be 5 million selections for the GUARANTEED Prize Draw.
In that example, the odds of any one selection being drawn for any of the GUARANTEED Prize Draws would be 1 in 5 million.
No – a prize can only be awarded after a winning ticket is presented for validation and approved for payment. While the vast majority of lottery prizes are claimed by customers especially when the prize is $1 million or more there is always some possibility that a winning ticket might not be presented for payment or that the prize claim is not approved.
No – players are automatically issued a GUARANTEED PRIZE Draw selection with every Lotto 6/49 play purchased. There is no way to purchase a ticket that does not include a GUARANTEED Prize Draw selection.
To ensure there is only one winning GUARANTEED Prize Draw selection, every selection must be unique. If customers were to choose their own selections, there would always be the possibility that two players could have the same winning GUARANTEED Prize selection, and therefore, have to split the GUARANTEED Prize amount.
No – the GUARANTEED Prize selections are unique, and therefore, two tickets can not share the same selection. The winning selection for the GUARANTEED Prizes will match only one 10-digit selection and will only appear on one ticket issued across Canada.
These additional prizes are funded by the 7% of Lotto 6/49 sales dedicated to the GUARANTEED Prize Draw fund. For more information on prize allocation, please visit bclc.com.
Like all prizes won on Lotto 6/49, a prize won on any GUARANTEED Prize Draw can be claimed for up to one year from the draw date. After that time, a prize is expired and cannot be claimed.