Oz Lotto Help and FAQs

Betting on the Oz Lotto is much the same as participating in the lottery itself, however rather than buying a physical ticket, you are betting on the outcome of the draw. Below is a list of FAQs related to the draw - if you have any further questions don’t hesitate to contact us.

How to bet on Oz Lotto

Placing a bet on the Oz Lotto draw is simple - select 7 numbers between 1-45.

Where and when does the Oz Lotto draw take place?

The draw takes place on Tuesdays in Australia at 20:30 AEST (11:30 BST/GMT). Whilst players pick 7 numbers, during the draw an extra 2 bonus balls are selected which help determine some of the prizes. See the latest results here.

How do I win?

There are 7 prize tiers with awards paid for matching anything from three numbers and one or two of the bonus balls. The value of each prize including the jackpot is dependent on ticket sales and the number of winners per prize tier. If there are multiple winners for any given prize tier the amount is split between the players. The jackpot starts at AU$2 million (approx. €1.4 million) and continues to roll over until it is claimed. There is no jackpot cap!
Match Odds of Winning Percentage of the Prize Fund*
7 1:45,379,620 40%
6 + 1 or 2 Bonus Ball 1:3,241,401 1.7%
6 1:180,078 3.5%
5 + 1 or 2 Bonus Ball 1:29,602 1.8%
5 1:3,430 2.1%
4 1:154 24.0%
3 + 1 or 2 Bonus Ball 1:87 26.9%
* The amounts shown above have been taken from the official Oz Lotto prize breakdown. Jackpot.com prize amounts are calculated in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.

What happens if I win?

We will notify you via email and the prize money will be transferred to your account as soon as possible.

Can I subscribe to Oz Lotto?

Yes! Once you have selected your lucky numbers, you can select the ‘Subscribe’ option and we’ll enter your bet automatically. Never miss an Oz Lotto draw!

What’s the biggest jackpot in Oz Lotto history?

In December 2013, Oz Lotto broke records with a massive AU$100,000,000 (approx. €68,000,000) jackpot.

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