Lotto Plus 1 FAQ
Question: When do Lotto Plus 1 draws take place?
Lotto Plus 1 draws are held twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday nights, shortly after the main Lotto draw. A full prize breakdown containing the latest results and number of winners per prize tier is available shortly afterwards.
Question: What time do ticket sales for Lotto Plus 1 close?
As Lotto Plus 1 tickets are only available from authorised retailers in South Africa, sales close 30 minutes before the draw.
Question: Does Lotto Plus 1 have a guaranteed minimum jackpot amount?
Lotto Plus 1 jackpots start at an estimated R1 million and will roll over if no player matches all six main numbers in a draw.
Question: How do I win playing Lotto Plus 1?
Lotto Plus 1 has a total of eight different prize tiers, with the jackpot being awarded to any player who is able to match all six main numbers drawn. There are additional prize tiers available for players who match fewer numbers, with a fixed prize of R15 for matching two main numbers and the Bonus Ball being the minimum amount any player can win.
Question: Can I play Lotto Plus 1 if I do not live in South Africa?
No. Lotto Plus 1 is only available through offline authorised retailers operating across South Africa. However, you can play Lotto through an online concierge service.
Question: If I win, how long do I have to claim my prize?
Lotto Plus 1 prizes are valid for one year after the date of the draw, and winnings not claimed within that period will be donated to good causes in South Africa.
Question: Is there a minimum age to play Lotto Plus 1?
Yes. Lotto, Lotto Plus 1 and Lotto Plus 2 players must be aged 18 or over.
Question: Are winnings on Lotto Plus 1 taxed?
Question: Does Lotto Plus 1 have a rollover limit or jackpot cap?
Lotto Plus 1 does not have a jackpot cap and the top prize will continue rolling over until it is won.
Question: When is the next Lotto Plus 1 draw?
Wednesday 27th March 2019.
Question: What is the current value of the Lotto Plus 1 jackpot?