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PCSO Lotto 6/42

How to play PCSO Lotto 6/42

PCSO Lotto 6/42 is the oldest lottery game offered by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), In this game, you are given the chance to win a jackpot prize which starts at ₱6 million. PCSO Lotto 6/42 begin on March 8, 1995, it was initially played only in Luzon and drawn every tuesday of the week, each standard combination costs ₱12.

Due to insisting public demand, on June 1996 the Lotto 6/42 game was also introduced in the Visayas and Mindanao area. Now played thrice a week. Every tuesdays, thursdays and sundays. Each standard six number combination costs ₱20.

How to play PCSO Lotto 6/42?

It is simple to play PCSO Lotto 6/42. Look for an authorized PCSO lotto outlet and get a PCSO Lotto 6/42 playslip and mark 6 numbers you want (numbers from 1 to 42) or try the Lucky Pick, it generates random numbers to make it easier. Then submit your playslip to the outlet operator and wait for the ticket. Keep your ticket on a safe place so that you have proof in claiming your winnings. You will pay ₱20 for every standard six number combination play.

You can also play different System Play / System Bet which you can choose 7 up to 12 numbers, and the system will automatically combine all the different possible combinations. The more number combinations you have, the better your chances to win millions!

In just one visit in a lotto outlet, you can bet in advance for up to six (6) consecutive draws.
Example: If you mark "6 Draws" on your playslip, you will pay ₱120, that is for the current draw and the next five (5) draws.

The cut-off time for playing PCSO Lotto 6/42 is 8:00 p.m.

To play this game, you must be 18 years old or above.

How much does it cost?

System Cost
Standard Play ₱20
System 5R / 5 Roll ₱1,060
System 7 ₱140
System 8 ₱560
System 9 ₱1,680
System 10 ₱4,200
System 11 ₱9,240
System 12 ₱18,480

How to win in PCSO Lotto 6/42?

All you need to win the PCSO Lotto 6/42 jackpot is match correctly all six of the winning numbers in any order. You don't have to win the jackpot to get prizes. You could win a prize by matching atleast 3 out of the six winning numbers drawn.

How much can I win?

If you are the lucky one who matched the six winning number combination, the minimum jackpot prize for you is ₱6 Million. But if not, it doesn't mean you cannot have any prize. If you got 5 out of the 6 winning numbers drawn you can win up to ₱25,000. Up to ₱1,000 if you got 4. And ₱20 if you got 3 called balik taya. Take a look at the prize breakdown table of each draw to see what you’ve won.

What if there are more than one jackpot winner?

PCSO Lotto 6/42 is a pari-mutuel game. Meaning if there are more than one jackpot prize winner, the prize money will be divided equally among the winners.

If no one got the jackpot, said jackpot prize shall be added to the computation of jackpot prize of the next scheduled draw.

Where can I see the PCSO Lotto 6/42 results?

The draws is televise in PTV 4. You can also find the official and verified PCSO Lotto 6/42 results right here on the website. Just head to the PCSO Lotto 6/42 draw results page. The winning numbers are posted once the draw results have been verified and confirmed. However, we still encourage you to visit the official PCSO website if you still want to verify the game results there.

Draws take place every tuesdays, thursdays and saturdays at 9:00 p.m.

How do I claim the money if I win?

Whether you win the jackpot or one of the smaller prizes, claiming your winnings is simple. If you win prizes amounting to ₱5,000 and below you can claim it at any authorized Lotto outlet or at the PCSO branch offices near you. If you win more than ₱5,000 to ₱20,000 you can claim it at any of the PCSO branch offices or at the PCSO head office and if you win the jackpot prize, you should go directly to PCSO main office, located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvrd. Corner Princeton St., Mandaluyong city. For more details about claiming your prize, click here.

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