Here's everything you need to know about lotteries in the UK, from useful links to tips and answers to frequently asked questions. Select any of the topics below for more information.
If you are looking for more information about a specific game, including how to play, deadlines for buying tickets and much more, then select your chosen lottery from the list:
Find out everything you need to know if you've had a lottery win - or are just dreaming of one! Includes details on redeeming prizes, the rules regarding publicity, a list of the biggest UK winners of all time and information on unclaimed prizes.
Game Rules and Procedures
If you're unsure how an aspect of a game works, or have concerns that you won't be able to make a claim with your ticket, then help is available here.
- Lost Tickets
- Damaged Tickets
- Lucky Dips
- Must Be Won Draws
- Playing Overseas
- Special Draws
- Annuity Lottery Games
Lotteries generate vital funding for good causes in the UK and around the world. Learn more about how the money from ticket sales is spent and see how your entry can change lives.
Other General Information
Anything else? Use this section to find out more about the history of lottery games, how to protect yourself against lottery scams and other tips.