PCSO offers a variety of lotto games to play with. Currently we have five different types of lotto games available from the PCSO. These are
- 6/42 Lotto
- 6/45 Mega Lotto
- 6/49 Super Lotto
- 6/55 Grand Lotto
- 6/58 Ultra
Each of the game offers a different challenge to the player. Here at zlotto, we have dedicated team members who passionately look after the responsibility of carefully posting the results of these lotto daily.
Currently the lotto games offered by the PCSO are five and these are played as-
To play the 6/42 lotto, the player must select a six-number combination from a lot of numbers from 1 to 42. To win a prize, at least three of one's chosen numbers must match with to those of the six winning numbers. Since this lotto is a game of odds and this one depends heavily upon the odds so it's better to consider how much odds of winning are there/ The odds of getting all six winning numbers, and thus the jackpot, are 1 in 5,245,786. However, unlike the Swertres and Ez2 Draws are not held everyday. The lotto draws for the 6/42 are held on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
6/45 Mega Lotto
To participate in the 6/45 Mega Lotto, a six-number combination is chosen from numbers ranging 1 to 45.To win a prize, atleast three of the chosen numbers must appear among the six winning numbers to win a prize. The odds of getting all six winning numbers are much larger at 1 in 8,145,060. The 6/45 Mega Lotto Results are updated every Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
6/49 Super Lotto
To play the 6/49 Super lotto, the players have to select six numbers from ranging 1 to 49. In this lotto game, since the total numbers allowed are 49, it increases the odds. The odds of winning are now higher at 1 in 13,983,816. The 6/49 Super Lotto Results are held every Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
6/55 Grand Lotto
The number selection is 6 from the lot of 1-55. As the range get's bigger so do the odds. The chances of winning decreases but the amount of jackpot increases. The minimum jackpot that can be won by the 6/55 Grand Lotto is at ₱30,000,000. The odds are at 1 in 28,989,675. 6/55 Grand Lotto results are held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.
6/58 Ultra Lotto
In this lotto game the player selects a total of 6 numbers from the lot of numbers which ranges from 1-58. With greater umber to select from comes a bigger jackpot and a bigger difficulty level. The odds are 1 in 40,475,358 with minimum jackpot as PHP50,000,000.00. The 6/58 Ultra lotto results are shown every Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
Restrictions For The PCSO Lotto games?
To be able to participate in the PCSO lotto games , the player must satisfy the following conditions -
- 18 years old
- The PHP 12.00 play amount is inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST)
- Players are responsible for data checking regarding the ticket numbers and draw dates.
How To Claim The Winnings For PCSO Lotto Games?
For Jackpot - PCSO headoffice.
For the prize money under the limits of PHP 10,000 - Any authorized Lotto outlet or at the PCSO Branch Offices in your area
For the Prize money exceeding the PHP 10,000 - PCSO Branch Offices in your area or at the PCSO Head Office
Is there any sort of tax applicable on the lotto winnings?
Yes, there is a 20% tax on the prize money exceeding the PHP 10,000.