8 Quick Facts about the Lottery Office
The Lottery Office is unlike any other company. We offer our clients a more innovative and safer way to play the lottery online. This allows you to enter our Government approved lotteries and ensures we can pay out any prize and not have to rely on an insurance policy like other companies. As a result, our players have the chance to win the same sized jackpot as major overseas lotteries with prizes that can reach into the billions.
WE’RE BASED IN AUSTRALIA
Our Executive Team, including our Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Operating Officer, has over 50 years of combined experience in the global lottery industry. Together they lead a fantastic team of experienced, passionate, and hard-working individuals based here in Australia. We are proud to be wholly Australian-owned and operated. All team members reside in Australia, making it easy to communicate with our valued clients and answer questions or concerns quickly. You can contact us directly on live chat or Facebook messenger, or you can leave us an email. We also have an extensive collection of FAQs to help you out whenever you need.
ANYONE CAN PLAY
Anyone aged 18 years and over who resides in Australia or New Zealand can register an account with The Lottery Office.
When you purchase one of our lottery tickets, we will buy a matching ticket in an overseas lottery which ensures we can pay out any prize won. If the overseas ticket wins a prize, we collect it and then we pay you the same amount that we collected for your matching winning ticket, no fees, commission or Australian taxes.
For tips and tricks, check out one of our recent blogs, 4 Practical Tips For Lottery Players.
WE CONTACT YOU DIRECTLY WITH NEWS OF YOUR WIN
For any wins under $10,000, we will email you the good news.
For wins of $10,000 or over, we will telephone you directly.
WE SUPPORT CHARITY
Every ticket purchased with The Lottery Office has a percentage paid to The Lottery office Charitable and Community Benefits Fund. It allows us to support various charities and community groups in each state where we have purchasing players. See our Charity page for information on our current charities and the contributions we’re making.
WE’RE FULLY LICENSED
We have been licensed to operate globally since 2003. We hold both a Mail Order Lotteries Licence and an Internet Gaming Licence issued and are actively regulated by the Northern Territory Government of Australia.
OUR EXPERIENCE SPEAKS FOR ITSELF
We’ve been in the global lottery industry since 2003. Our experience makes us the smarter choice for you. Actual tickets, no bets. We allow you to handle everything from the comfort of your own home and in your own time.
Since 2003, more than 1.1 million payments have been made to lucky winners worldwide, including lucky jackpot winners.
If you would like a chance to be one of them, sign up using the below steps.
- Click on the “sign up” icon at the top of our home page. You can sign up quickly using your Gmail or Facebook account. You’ll be asked to input a few details and agree to our terms and conditions.
- Now you’re ready to play! Visit our website and select the lottery and numbers you’d like to play. You can decide to choose a quick play, and the numbers will be selected for you randomly.
- Complete the transaction and pay securely. You can pay using a debit or credit card, Bpay, Pay ID or Paysafecard. For your safety, our website is secured by 256-bit encryption technology.
Note: To sign up for an account with The Lottery Office, you must be over 18 years and be an Australian or New Zealand resident.
The Lottery Office gives you the chance to win from draws of the world’s largest lottery jackpots, so what are you waiting for?! Jump in and take a chance without even stepping out your front door. The results are real, and it’s corny but true; you gotta be in it to win it.
How do I collect my winnings with The Lottery Office?
In the case of wins of $10,000 and higher, you will be contacted within 2 business days to discuss payout arrangements. You may be required to provide further proof of identity documentation before we can pay out a large win. Large wins will not be automatically added to your account funds, but they will be recorded on the relevant entry in 'My Draws'. Winnings under $10,000 will be automatically transferred to your Lottery Office account. Players who have successfully had their identity verified are able to withdraw any winnings. In accordance with our Government approved transaction rules, unverified players cannot withdraw winnings. Please note: Bank accounts used for payment of winnings must be in the name of The Lottery Office account holder and be located in their country of residence.
Can I choose to remain anonymous in the event of a win with The Lottery Office?
If, in the event of a win if you wished to stay anonymous, we would honour that regardless of the lottery.
How do I reinvest my winnings to play again?
Unless you withdraw your winnings, this money will stay in your account as credit and will automatically be used when purchasing your next games. Please note maximum account limits apply, please refer to our terms and conditions.
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