Russia - Gosloto 6/45 Lottery Information

Guess Range 6/45
Hosted in Russia
(Local draw time)
Jackpot Type CASH
Tax Requirement Lottery prizes are subject to taxation at source. There is one tax band of 13%. Check the tax laws in your country of residence for any further local taxation you may be subject to.

Chances to win Russia - Gosloto 6/45

Divisions Match Winning Odds
1 Prize 6 1:8,145,060
2 Prize 5 1:34,808
3 Prize 4 1:733
4 Prize 3 1:45
5 Prize 2 1:7

Russia - Gosloto 6/45 Information

Gosloto 6/45 is the most popular lottery in the Gosloto family which offers several subdivision lotteries. As opposed to other government-run lotteries, such as in Canada and America, the Gosloto is run privately and operated by Orglot Ltd., supported by the Russian government.

Gosloto 6/45 History

Gosloto was founded in 2003, according to lottery law agreements signed by Vladimir Putin. The Gosloto series held its first draw on 10th September 2005. The first Gosloto 6/45 draw took place in November 2008.

The Gosloto is operated by Orglot Ltd. and supported by the Russian government. Lottery draws are furnished by the Gosloto’s partner, Intralot, a Greek company which supplies lottery drawing equipment. 15% of all Gosloto ticket sales are directed towards sport related initiatives in Russia.

Gosloto 6/45 Rules

Players must correctly match six numbers from a guess range of 1-45 in order to win the jackpot. The lottery offers five prize categories which can be won by correctly guessing between two and six numbers.

Gosloto 6/45 draws take place two times a day, every day of the week.

Winning the Gosloto 6/45

Gosloto 6/45 offers its players excellent winning odds starting at 1:7 for matching two numbers in the 5th prize category.

The Gosloto draws can be viewed on TV. During the live draw, numbers are chosen by a lottery machine.

The minimum jackpot for the Gosloto 6/45 is RUB (Russian Ruble) 10 million (around $150,000). The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 8,145,060 for correctly matching all six required numbers. If the jackpot rolls over, the prize can continue to climb as there is no jackpot cap!

Gosloto 6/45 has created many millionaires across Russia. The lottery’s highest prize was RUB 364,685,787 (approximately US$5.6 million), awarded to a single lucky winner on 21 May 2017.The previous record jackpot was RUB 358 million (approximately US$4.77 million), won in February 2016 by one lucky Gosloto player.

The Gosloto 6/45 prizes are subject to a 13% tax and distributed in a single lump sum payment. Players can check results online and must claim prizes within 180 days of the draw date. Please note that Gosloto 6/45 prizes can take up to eight weeks to be paid out by the Gosloto lottery operator.

Gosloto 6/45 Anecdotes

Private lottery ticket bodyguards – Albert Begrakyan purchased a lottery ticket in the suburbs of St. Petersburg, Kolpino – and won! The excited ticket owner turned out to be the richest Gosloto 6/45 single jackpot winner after scooping up RUB 100 million (US $1.5 million) in April 2009. The day he traveled to claim his prize he hired bodyguards to escort him to Moscow! Safe and sound, the money was placed in the bank shortly after the new millionaire received the cheque.

Learn About Goslotto 6/45 Draws


Match two to five numbers in Russia’s Gosloto 6/45 to earn a prize, and six numbers to win the jackpot! Established in 2005, Gosloto 6/45 is part of the Gosloto lottery family that began several years earlier. The odds of winning in this popular Russian lotto start at 1:7 and fans can check Gosloto 6/45 lottery results after the Gosloto 6/45 draw results come in.