MANILA, Philippines – Is it possible to buy the PCSO Lotto tickets online? If so, how? These are some of the most common questions being asked by the lotto enthusiasts given today’s transactions can all be done in the internet.
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) is very transparent in saying that only those ticket bought in their authorized lotto outlet can be considered valid. So if some website is offering online sales of 6/58, 6/55, 6/49, 6/45, 6/42, Swertres/ 3D, EZ2/2D and STL tickets, think twice, it could be an obvious scam.
Buy PCSO Lotto Ticket Online
To date, PCSO has no facility that sells PCSO Lotto ticket online, though they have plans to implement such in the near future.
For now, the only online interaction a lotto player can have is to check the results.
Meanwhile, interested lotto players can always buy PCSO lotto tickets to over 7,700 lotto outlets nationwide from Monday to Friday and enjoy the exciting games they offer.
How to check the winning combination online?
There are lot of ways to check the PCSO winning numbers online. One is through this website, lottopcso.com. Players can also watch online through various social media accounts and pages like Facebook and Youtube. Official PCSO is also airing their lotto draws as well.
How to buy the lotto tickets?
All lotto major games ticket prize costs P24.00. This is inclusive of the Documentary Stamp Tax (DST). Simply proceed to any of the authorized lotto outlets and buy.
How to play the PCSO Lotto Major Games?
Playing all PCSO games comes with their respective rules. Below is the quick summary of how to play and win each games.
- Ultra Lotto 6/58. The player wins if he/she got the six (6) correct winning numbers in any order. Drawn every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday, Lotto enthusiasts can win exciting prizes which may reach up to billion pesos jackpot prize.
- Grand Lotto 6/55. Just like the other major games, 6/55 was played through a pari-mutuel game system. Lotto jackpot prize varies depending on ticket sales. Drawn every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, players can expect big amounts as this is the second major game with the biggest initial jackpot prize.
- Super Lotto 6/49. It is one of the most popular PCSO lotto games. In order to win, the player must choose 6 correct numbers from 1-49, in any order. Jackpot prize for this game starts at P16,000,000.
- Mega Lotto 6/45. Lotto players just have to select their lucky numbers from 1-45. He/she wins if he got the 6 winning numbers in any order. Jackpot prize for 6/45 starts at nine (9) million pesos.
- Lotto 6/42. For this major game, players can select from numbers 1-42. Jackpot prize for 6/42 starts at six (6) million pesos. Players at any of the major games can also select LP or Lucky Pick if they want the machine to choose the numbers for them.
- Swertres/ 3D Lotto. One of the most popular digit games of PCSO. Player wins exciting prizes if he got the exact winning numbers from 0-9.
- EZ2/ 2D Lotto. Players have to choose their lucky numbers from 1-31. He/she wins if he got the exact winning combinations. Player also has the option to play via lucky pick or the rambolito system.
- STL Pares, Swer3, Swer2. Small Town Lottery is an exciting game for selected areas only. To win the STL Pares, player must have two (2) winning numbers from 1-40, in exact order. Playing the STL Swer3 is like playing the Swertres Lotto, player wins if he got the three (3) numbers from 0-9, in exact order while for Swer2, player wins if he/she got the two (2) numbers, in exact order from 0-9.
How to claim the Lotto Prize?
If you think your lotto combination has won, be sure to write your name and affix the signature behind the winning ticket and secure it properly.
The lotto jackpot prizes can be claimed at the PCSO main office located at the PCSO head office located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvrd. Corner Priceton St., Mandaluyong City. Bring and present two (2) valid IDs for verification.
The jackpot prize is taxable by 20% pursuant to TRAIN Law. A 1% commission will also be given to the PCSO agent where the winning ticket was bought.
PCSO thoroughly validates all tickets to be claimed. The public is reminded that they are serious in dealing with counterfeited/tampered tickets. They will not honor any, should anyone try to claim their prizes using such.
Likewise, for claiming the prizes below P10,000, it can be processed at the nearest PCSO Branch.
PCSO Schedule of Games
PCSO is conducting lotto draws online at below specified time-slots. Be sure to buy your ticket before the cut-off.
PCSO Lotto Jackpot Winners 2021
Since the start of 2021, PCSO has already given away more 1.8 Billion pesos to thirty-six (36) lotto bettors around the country. Here’s the summary of all lotto winners for 2021 PCSO draws.
- August 30, 2021: The 120 Million pesos 6/55 jackpot prize was took home by a solo bettor using a combination 07-13-05-25-28-03.
- August 28, 2021: Back to back win for Lotto 6/42. A sole better from Metro Manila has won 5.9 Million in combination 21-25-41-02-17-29.
- August 26, 2021: A solo bettor has won 17.9 Million pesos in the 6/42 lotto draw combination 41-17-33-34-01-15.
- August 20, 2021: The 24 Million jackpot from 6/45 Mega lotto draw has been clinched by a solo bettor from Dipolog. The winning numbers are 34-03-09-10-08-32.
- August 15, 2021: A latest millionaire from San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan has took home 48 Million in 6/49 combination 26-24-07-12-01-09.
- August 5, 2021: Before ECQ, another millionaire was added to the list. The recent was a 6/42 lotto jackpot winner of 77 Million in combination, 11-33-08-29-07-19.
- July 26, 2021: Another millionaire is added into the list. Two (2) winners shared the prize of 36,083,471.00 in 6/45 lotto combination 34-40-08-24-36-30. The winning tickets were bought from Batangas City and Muntinlupa City.
- July 1, 2021: Just the beginning of July and there is already a 6/49 lotto millionaire! The latest addition is a solo better that won 84 Million in combination, 10-20-32-40-08-11.
- June 30, 2021: Ending the month of June with a 6/45 millionaire from Calamba City Laguna, The solo bettor has won 54,420,510.00 using the combination, 14-25-09-15-06-16.
- June 22, 2021: A new addition to the list of PCSO millionaires was a solo 6/58 bettor who won 49.5 Million Pesos in combination numbers 05-38-09-20-24-17.
- June 19, 2021: A 6/42 jackpot winner from San Jose City, Nueva Ecija has won 15,445,170.20 using the combination 23-02-31-20-06-28
- June 7, 2021: Millionaires kept on coming. The latest winner from Baguio City, Benguet has won 29.7 million pesos for the 6/55 combination, 13-19-43-33-41-46.
- June 5, 2021: An addition to the 6/42 lotto millionaire from San Mateo Rizal has won 10,032,090.40 in a combination 21-05-09-03-01-12.
- May 28, 2021: For three (3) consecutive days, there is a millionaire. The recent one is from Lipa City, Batangas. He/she has won 49.5 Million from a 6/58 lotto draw in combination, 40-36-41-10-48-35.
- May 27, 2021: the new addition to the list of 6/42 lotto millionaires was from Makati City, Metro Manila. He has won 16,766,666.80 with a winning combination 05-39-31-11-21-25.
- May 26, 2021: The 181 million 6/45 mega lotto jackpot has already been won by a lone winner from Davao City, Davao del Sur. The winning combination is 23-43-29-32-36-04.
- May 15, 2021: Another millionaire has been added to the list of 2021 millionaires. The 6/55 winner from
Abucay, Bataan has won 29,700,000.00 in combination, 13-01-50-10-51-54.
- May 8, 2021: Two (2) winners shared the 6/42 lotto jackpot prize amounting to 101,321,872.40 in combination, 15-36-03-24-06-08. The lucky winners came from Iriga City, Camarines Sur and Davao City.
- April 22, 2021: The latest addition to Super Lotto 6/49 lotto winner is from Lucban Quezon. The solo winner has won 24,438,458.20 from combination 12-05-30-10-28-27.
- March 27, 2021: The 298 Million jackpot prize for the 6/55 Lotto has been won by a lucky bettor from Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur in a combination 38-35-11-22-39-47.
- March 23, 2021: Two (2) winners has won and shared the 6/58 jackpot prize of 55,975,262.80 in winning combination 16-27-08-05-12-23. The lotto tickets were bought from B.F. Homes, Las Piñas City and North Fairview, Quezon City.
- March 14, 2021: A first millionaire for March 2021 6/49 lotto draw has won 24,110,508.40 pesos. The lucky combination is 49-46-25-42-39-37 while the lotto winner came from Himamaylan, Negros Occidental.
- February 23, 2021: Another 6/49 enthusiast from Cainta, Rizal has won 15,840,000.00 in combination, 49-11-09-17-27-14.
- February 18, 2021: The Super Lotto 6/49 jackpot prize of 69,298,066.80 has been won by a solo bettor from Porac, Pampanga in combination, 13-28-07-31-34-24.
- February 16, 2021: A bettor from Las Piñas has won 8,064,184.80 in 6/42 combination, 37-36-05-10-08-16.
- February 12, 2021: The wait for 6/58 lotto is once again over. The latest winner from Banga, Aklan has won 246 Million in a combination, 24-09-32-41-29-22.
- February 9, 2021: A 6/42 Lotto winner has won 10,268,421.00 in combination, 13-17-20-02-05-26. The winning ticket was bought at Bagong Bario, Caloocan.
- February 5, 2021: Another millionaire from Bacong, Negros Oriental was added in the 2021 list. The lucky bettor of Lotto 6/45 has won 12,365,695.20 in a combination, 18-19-04-13-29-06.
- January 30, 2021: In Lotto 6/42, one (1) winner from Morong, Bataan has won 7,800,424.40 in a combination 22-18-16-20-13-30.
- January 27, 2021: A solo jackpot millionaire from Polangui, Albay has won 36,022,560.80 in a Mega Lotto 6/45 combination, 07-10-29-32-12-35.
- January 23, 2021: The lotto jackpot winner was from Dasmariñas, Cavite. He/She has won 20,130,966.60 pesos in a Lotto 6/42 combination 05-02-12-26-28-04.
- January 7, 2021: In addition to the pool of millionaires was a lucky bettor from Tabaco City, Albay who won Php 21,272,518.20 in a 6/42 combination, 16-03-11-26-25-09.
- January 3, 2021: The first winner of 2021 was from Gapan City, Nueva Ecija. The lucky bettor has won Php 34,691,773.00 in Lotto 6/49 combination, 33-24-49-11-29-01
PCSO announcement(s) and notice(s)
Is the PCSO related to e-sabong or online sabong? The answer is no. PCSO said that they are not in any way related to the activities concerning online sabong. Should you find any group or individuals using the name of PCSO in e-sabong, you may report them to police authorities nearest you.
All PCSO games have resumed in areas under MECQ, GCQ and MGCQ areas while remain suspended in ECQ-classified areas. To quote from Resolution No. 115 from the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF),
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office, and its authorized agents, may resume the authority to sell Lotto, Keno, Scratch-It, and Small Town Lottery Tickets nationwide even during MECQ. For this purpose, Section 3(5)(f) of the Omnibus Guidelines in the Implementation of Community Quarantine in the Philippines, as amended, shall be suspended in part relative only to lottery and betting shops.
PCSO reminds the public to be aware of entities pretending to be employees of PCSO and enticing the public to buy lotto tickets online using their betting platform. To date, PCSO has no online betting applications either thru app, texts or calls to cater such services.
Should there be announcement in the future about online sales of PCSO ticket, we will keep everyone informed so you can buy PCSO lotto ticket at the comfort of your homes.
For clarifications, comments, complaints or suggestions about PCSO products and services, you may reach them through their official FB account.