Polish Lotto FAQ
Polish lottery is a form of gambling in which you match the numbers on your ticket to those drawn in the lottery. The tickets are usually sold by licensed lottery retailers near your location. These retailers are readily found in Poland.
You can also purchase the ticket from a reputable online dealer if you cannot find a retailer near you or you are out of Poland. Reputable online dealers have representatives in Poland who will help you buy a ticket. The service provider will charge you the cost of the ticket plus a service fee that varies depending on the service provider.
Your ticket retailer will not be responsible if you lose your ticket. Moreover, anybody can use the ticket to claim any winnings entitled to the ticket. Therefore, it would be wise to keep your ticket safe. On the other hand, you can sign the back of the ticket to help you claim it in case it is found with someone else.
Depending on your choice, you can select the ticket numbers yourself, or you can let the lotto retailer’s system pick the lucky numbers for you. After buying and selecting your lucky numbers, the retailer will issue you a printed ticket with the lucky numbers. Make sure that the ticket’s numbers are similar to the ones you selected.
You will have to pick six lucky numbers from 1- 49.
The polish ticket lottery costs PLN 3 per ticket.
Yes, you can purchase more than one ticket. However, you should note that you will be charged PLN 3 for each ticket you purchase. For instance, if you buy ten lottery tickets, your total cost for the tickets will be PLN 30. The more tickets you buy, the higher your chances of winning.
The polish lotto draw is held on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 10: 15 pm CET Poland local time. This means that you have three chances in a week to become a millionaire by just using PLN 3.
You win the jackpot if your six lucky numbers are similar to those of the official polish lotto draw. You may also win some amounts of money if 5, 4, or 3 of your ticket numbers match those of the polish lottery.
The lowest jackpot amount is PLN 2 million, and it keeps increasing each time it is rolled over.
The jackpot is rolled- over if no one wins it. This means that the money that would have been given to the top tier winner is added to the next jackpot amount, hence a growing jackpot. The jackpot keeps rolling over until somebody wins it.
Yes, you can play Polish Lotto when the jackpot is bigger as it places you at a likelihood of getting a more valuable prize. Nonetheless, there is a possibility of sharing the jackpot since the massive amount attracts more ticket sales.
The probability of winning the Polish lottery jackpot is 1 in 13,933,816 for the top- tire winner. Furthermore, the likelihood of winning five numbers is 1 in 55,491, and that of winning four numbers is 1 in 1032. The chance of winning three numbers in the polish lotto is 1 in 57. The value of each price per tier depends on the number of ticket sales.
If there are more than one winners in any prize tire, the jackpot amount will be divided equally among the winners. For instance, if 10 ten people win a jackpot of 2 million Polish Zloty, each player will pocket 200,000 Polish Zloty.
Any adult aged above 18 years can play Polish Lotto. This is the reason why copies of your government issued identity cards are used for account verification. Kids aged below 18 years should never play lotteries.
Yes, lottery winnings above 2,280 Zloty are tax deductible. You might also be subjected to double taxation in case you are an international player from a country where lottery winnings are also taxed.
Yes, you can play Polish Lotto from a different country as long as you have a computer, a reliable internet, and a debit or credit card for financial transactions. Simply visit Polish Lotto’s official website and choose the online play option. You will receive prompts that will take you through the whole process.