Republic of the Philippines
Office of the President
Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office

Lotto 6/42 is the Philippines’ first national lottery game. Players have to select six (6) numbers from 1 to 42 and match all of them to the drawn official winning number combination to win the Initial Jackpot Prize (IJP) of PHP 6,000,000.00. The jackpot keeps on growing based on nationwide sales until there is a jackpot winner!

How to Play

Each Lotto 6/42 ticket costs PHP 24.00. You may select your own 6-number combination from 1 to 42 on each board or play Lucky Pick (LP) and let the computer choose your numbers. To play with the same selected numbers for more than one draw, mark your preferred number of draws you want to play in DRAW panel.

SYSTEM play is also available for this game. Simply select the 5R, SYS 7 up to SYS 12 option in your playslip to play your preferred System game and pay the corresponding amount.

SYSTEM PLAY TOTAL BET COST (PHP)
(with DST)
System 5-Roll 37 possible selections 888.00
System 7 7 possible selections 168.00
System 8 28 possible selections 672.00
System 9 84 possible selections 2,016.00
System 10 210 possible selections 5,040.00
System 11 462 possible selections 11,088.00
System 12 924 possible selections 22,176.00

Live draws are broadcasted over PTV4 at 9PM every TUESDAY, THURSDAY and SATURDAY where the six (6) balls numbered 1-42 are selected. If the selected 6-number combination in your ticket matches the officially drawn 6-winning number combination you win the jackpot prize. However, if more than one player picks the same winning 6-number combination, the jackpot will be divided equally among the jackpot winners.

Consolation or low tier prizes are also available for anyone who matched 5 out of 6 down to 3 out of 6 numbers.

CATEGORY HOW TO WIN PRIZE (PHP)
2nd Prize 5 of 6 numbers Up to 25,000.00
*(pari-mutuel)
3rd Prize 4 of 6 numbers Up to 1,000.00
*(pari-mutuel)
4th Prize 3 of 6 numbers 20.00

* Pari-mutuel system - prize payouts are determine based on the total sales generated and the number of winners on the particular draw. 2nd and 3rd prizes may vary and maybe lower than the published prize amount.

Schedule of draw days are TUESDAY, THURSDAY and SATURDAY, televised live over PTV4 at 9:00PM

Reminders!
  • You must be 18 years old or older to buy Lotto 6/42 Tickets or claim your Lotto 6/42 winnings.
  • The PHP 24.00 play amount is inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST)
  • Players have the sole responsibility for checking the accuracy of the data printed on your ticket(s) including bet type, bet amount, the draw date you want to enter and the numbers you want to play.

Where to Claim Prize/s

PRIZE VALIDATE AND CLAIM
* Jackpot Prize PCSO Head Office,
* PHP 10,001.00 and up excluding the Jackpot Prize PCSO Branch Offices in your area or at the PCSO Head Office,
PHP 20.00 up to PHP 10,000 Any authorized Lotto outlet or at the PCSO Branch Offices in your area
*Prizes above PhP10,000.00 are subject to 20% tax pursuant to TRAIN Law.