How to Play the Lottery (FAQ)

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How do I receive my winnings?

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Secondary winnings will be transferred to your account on the site within 24 hours of the publication of official lottery results. From there, you may withdraw your winnings to your designated payment method or leave all or part of the winnings in your account for future participation.

Locally taxed winnings will be transferred to your account on the site within 15 days of the receipt of the sum from the official lottery operator.

Jackpot winners will be required to collect the prize in person from theLotter's local office.

Winners of non-cash prizes offered by lotteries and raffles will receive the monetary value of the prize.

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Who is eligible to purchase lottery tickets on theLotter?

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theLotter welcomes customers over the age of 18. For further details, please consult the Terms of Use.

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What happens when I win the jackpot?

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Jackpot winners receive immediate notification from our site and are promptly contacted by the customer service team to coordinate the win collection. When you win the jackpot, theLotter may choose to pay your travel expenses to the location where the ticket was purchased. You will receive the ticket from our local office manager in the presence of theLotter's legal team and proceed to the official lottery organization to collect your prize in person.

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Who operates theLotter.com?

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theLotter is run by theLotter Enterprises Ltd. and is registered in Belize under licence number # 59448.

theLotter was a pioneer in the field of online lottery services when we began operating in 2002. Today, we enable customers to access 50 local lotteries on a global scale regardless of citizenship or place of residence. theLotter has transferred over $30 million in winnings to thousands of customers and is proud to be an industry standard in convenience, security, and top-rated user experience.

Learn more about theLotter here.

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How will I find out if I win?

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As a member of theLotter, there is no need for you to check the results after the draw. Our automated system will notify you whenever you win with an automatic email. At the same time, we will update your private account on theLotter where you can view the draw details and your win in Wins & Donations. To find out about your win the fastest way possible, sign up for theLotter’s FREE SMS Alert system by clicking here.

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