Your ticket is based on your postcode. Only playing postcodes are entered into the draws. If your postcode gets lucky, every player in your postcode wins.
Can I use any postcode in the Postcode Lottery?
3.1 People’s Postcode Lottery can be played throughout Great Britain. Draws will be made from all postcodes in Great Britain for which Tickets have been bought.
Which postcode has won the most on postcode lottery?
Neighbours living in Albany Village Centre in Washington are celebrating, after discovering they’ve won almost half a million pounds between them at a party held in the north east town. NE37 1UB was announced as the full winning postcode at the Magical Postcode Million event, hosted in Washington.
How many tickets do you get for 10 on the postcode lottery?
People’s Postcode Lottery is an ongoing monthly subscription lottery where paid tickets are automatically entered into all our prize draws. You can purchase up to three tickets to play in our draws. Each ticket is based on your chosen postcode and costs £10 per month to play.
How likely are you to win the postcode lottery?
As there are approximately 1,080,000 postcodes in each draw this gives us 8 in 1,080,000 chance of winning or 1 in 135,000.
How many draws a month on postcode lottery?
20 draws are conducted each month with an independent adjudicator present, usually on the first Wednesday of the month. The winning postcodes are then announced on a daily basis as shown in the Prize Draw Calendar. Only playing postcodes (or, for the Postcode Millions, valid tickets) are entered into our draws.
Who owns the postcode lottery?
People’s Postcode Lottery is a not-for-commercial-gain organisation owned by Novamedia, the creators of the postcode lottery brand. Novamedia was established in 1983 with the goal of contributing to a better world through the operation of charity lotteries, media and publishing activities.
Which UK lottery has the best odds?
So, the game with the best odds, in terms of winning the top prize, is the Thunderball.
According to the National Lottery website, the odds of winning the jackpots are:
- Lotto jackpot: 1 in 45,057,474.
- EuroMillions jackpot: 1 in 139,838,160.
- Set For Life top prize: 1 in 15,339,390.
- Thunderball top prize: 1 in 8,060,598.
Can I just cancel my direct debit for postcode lottery?
If you would like to stop playing, you can cancel your subscription at any time. Simply cancel your Direct Debit with your bank, or call us on freephone number 0808 109 8765. People’s Postcode Lottery will not request payment for any future draws.
How long does it take for postcode lottery to pay out?
With People’s Postcode Lottery, your prize money is usually paid into your account within 28 days of your win.