Philippine Lotto 6/42 is lottery game was first introduced on March 8, 1995 presented by PCSO. After more than a year on June 15, 1996, the Lotto 6/42 game was also introduced in the Visayas-Mindanao area. It was initially drawn every Tuesday of the week an the Jackpot Prize is 6 Million Pesos and is sold before at PHP10.00 per combination. At present, the Philippine Lotto 6/42 is played thrice a week and comes from numbers ranging 1 to 42 with. Each 6-number combination played in the Philippine Lotto costs P20.00 have the possibility to win the minimum Jackpot Prize of P6 Million.
Schedule of draw days are TUESDAY, THURSDAY and SUNDAY, televised live over PTV4 at 9:00 p.m.
Available only to players 18 years of age and above.
System Bet for PCSO Lotto 6/42
System 5R or the 5 roll which costs 740.00 pesos; System 7 means selecting 7 numbers and so on.
The table below shows the number of combination and the ticket prize for each system. Each combination cost P20.00
|GAME TYPE||NUMBERS||COST (PRICE)|
|System 5R||5 roll||740.00|
|System 7||7 combinations||140.00|
|System 8||28 combinations||560.00|
|System 9||84 combinations||1,680.00|
|System 10||210 combinations||4,200.00|
|System 11||462 combinations||9,240.00|
|System 12||924 combinations||18,480.00|
Reminders for PCSO Lotto 6/42 bettors
The Lotto 6/42 is a pari-mutuel game system in which all the prize pool is divided equally among the winners. Just incase there are more than one jackpot prize winner.
If there is no winner for the jackpot, in the next scheduled draw that said jackpot prize will be added to the computation.
Prize Payouts per Standard PCSO Lotto 6/42 play
Also available is the 1 to 6 advanced play in succeeding draws
If you match 6 numbers in any order, you are considered a jackpot winner
Also if you match 3, 4 or 5 numbers in any order
The table below shows the number of combination and the ticket prize for each system
PCSO Lotto 6/42 prizes claiming process
For winning prizes amounting to P20.00 up to P5,000.00 it can be claimed directly at any authorized Lotto outlet anywhere in the Philippine or at the any nearest PCSO Branch Offices in your area.
For winning prizes amounting more than P5,000.00 up to P20,000.00 can be claimed any nearest PCSO Branch Offices or at the PCSO Head Office, 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvrd. Corner Princeton St., Mandaluyong City..
For the JACKPOT PRIZE winnings should be validated and claimed at the PCSO Head Office, 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvrd. Corner Princeton St., Mandaluyong City.
Bring two valid IDs.
Prizes can be claimed from Monday to Friday, 8:15am to 4:30pm.