South Africa Lottery Results & Winning Numbers

Daily Lotto

Saturday, Apr 13, 2024

  • 6
  • 8
  • 13
  • 23
  • 31
NEXT DRAW

Sun, Apr 14, 2024

ZAR 300,000
Gold Rush Millions

Saturday, Apr 13, 2024

  • 5
  • 20
  • 31
  • 37
  • 43
  • 67
  • 11
Super Ball: 68X
NEXT DRAW

Sun, Apr 14, 2024

Gold Rush Millions with Super Ball

Saturday, Apr 13, 2024

  • 5
  • 20
  • 31
  • 37
  • 43
  • 67
  • 68
NEXT DRAW

Sun, Apr 14, 2024

Lotto

Saturday, Apr 13, 2024

  • 14
  • 16
  • 22
  • 23
  • 35
  • 47
  • 24
NEXT DRAW

Wed, Apr 17, 2024

ZAR 3 Million
Lotto Plus 1

Saturday, Apr 13, 2024

  • 15
  • 23
  • 30
  • 34
  • 45
  • 49
  • 22
NEXT DRAW

Wed, Apr 17, 2024

ZAR 5 Million
Lotto Plus 2

Saturday, Apr 13, 2024

  • 30
  • 31
  • 41
  • 42
  • 44
  • 48
  • 38
NEXT DRAW

Wed, Apr 17, 2024

ZAR 9 Million
Powerball

Friday, Apr 12, 2024

  • 22
  • 26
  • 42
  • 43
  • 45
  • 20
NEXT DRAW

Tue, Apr 16, 2024

ZAR 13 Million
Powerball Plus

Friday, Apr 12, 2024

  • 10
  • 11
  • 16
  • 20
  • 40
  • 13
NEXT DRAW

Tue, Apr 16, 2024

ZAR 6 Million
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Though sports betting is more popular in South Africa, there are lotto games that are popular across the state. Some of them can be played only twice a week, while a lottery called Daily Lotto offers new winning chances seven days a week. As you can see, South African gamblers can find something to try their luck on any day they want.

GameSunMonTueWedThuFriSatTime Zone
Daily Lotto09:00 p.m.09:00 p.m.09:00 p.m.09:00 p.m.09:00 p.m.09:00 p.m.09:00 p.m.South Africa Standard Time
Lotto   08:56 p.m.  08:56 p.m.South Africa Standard Time
Lotto Plus 1   08:56 p.m.  08:56 p.m.South Africa Standard Time
Lotto Plus 2   08:56 p.m.  08:56 p.m.South Africa Standard Time
Powerball  09:00 p.m.  09:00 p.m. South Africa Standard Time

South Africa Lottery Games Details

All the lotteries in South Africa are traditional games of chance with a classical structure, which means that their rules imply the selection of a certain set of numbers from the fixed pool as well as flexible prizes with fixed small winning amounts for the lower tiers. If you are a conservative player, you may like this! To increase your winning chances, learn the lottery strategies and read more about the approaches of the famous lotto winners.

GamePrize TypeGame FormatWhen You Can Buy Tickets
Daily LottoFlexible prizes depending on the prize pool and the number of winners5 from 1-36Any time until 08:30 p.m. SAST on drawing dates
LottoFlexible prizes depending on the prize pool and the number of winners and two fixed lower-tier prizes6 from 1-52Any time until 08:30 p.m. SAST on drawing dates
PowerballProgressive jackpot & fixed lower-tier prizes the ticket sales5 from 1-50 + 1 from 1-20 (Power Ball)Any time until 08:30 p.m. SAST on drawing dates

South Africa Lottery Advanced Draws

You will never forget the number of consecutive draws implied for any South African National Lottery game, as it is the same for each lottery. So, you can opt for 5 weeks of Lotto and Powerball or for 10 days of Daily Lotto in a row, or just combine all these options. Choose your lucky numbers or play with prompts you’ll get from the lottery predictions, and believe in yourself!

GameMaximum Advanced Draws
Daily Lotto10
Lotto10
Powerball10

How to Buy Lottery Tickets Online in South Africa?

Playing the lottery online is becoming more and more popular in South Africa. In this case, the players can keep track of all the news, promotions, and results of the current draws, check the tickets, collect the prizes, and withdraw them into their bank accounts, and so on.

However, all these benefits are available upon registration only. So, to join the lottery in South Africa, you ought to:

  1. Create an account on the official National Lottery website.
  2. Log in to your personal profile.
  3. Choose your favorite game of chance and pick the lottery numbers.
  4. Pay for your participation, manifest winning the lottery, and wait for a drawing. Good luck!

Also, you can participate in other popular games worldwide if you join trusted online lottery sites. A wide range of games with different rules, lottery odds, and prizes await around the clock.

Check South Africa Lottery Tickets

You will never miss your win in South Africa, as the ways to keep track are very distinct here. So, the options are like these:

  1. See if you are a winner at the official National Lottery website.
  2. Download the mobile app and receive notifications about the results after each draw. Besides, you may choose any lottery apps for iOS and Android in our list.
  3. Contact the ITHUBA Player Helpline at 0-800-484-822.
  4. Play online! In this case, you will always stay connected thanks to the messages and notifications in your player’s account.
  5. Read the winners’ news on the SANL social media pages, such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
  6. Check out your winning ticket at any SANL retail outlet.
  7. Visit our site to follow the results and get the most effective tips on how to win the lottery.

Claim Lottery Winnings in South Africa

The South African players do celebrate their wins but still keep their eyes open, as they may feel relaxed only if they get the money at their disposal. Though the claiming period is one year here, collecting the lottery prize as soon as possible seems to be the best way. Besides, the order is a fish in a barrel.

Claiming OptionHow to Collect a Prize
Claim in Person

  • Up to R2,000 – any South African National Lottery retailer can redeem a prize like this.
  • R2,000 – R50,000 – these prizes must be collected at the authorized Prize Payment Centers.
  • R50,000 and over – major winnings are usually claimed at the ITHUBA Regional Offices. They are located in 8 areas, so a winner can choose the most convenient point.

Claim by Mail

You can claim a prize between R2,000 and R50,000 by mail as well. If this option is preferred, just contact ITHUBA for further instructions.

Please note that the claim form will be sent to you in this case, and you must complete it, print the document, and attach it to all the other papers to collect your winnings properly.

Claim by Drop OffNo
Claim Lottery Winnings OnlineIf you are an online winner, you get your money right into the player’s wallet! After that, you can dispose of them the way you like, whether they are other bets or for any other private purposes.

South Africa Lottery Claim Form

You will need the lottery winner’s claim form if you want to collect your money by mail. To get it, just contact ITHUBA on the phone or by email to ask for the document. A bit later, the form will be sent to you, and you can fill it out to provide your claim with no problem!

South Africa Lottery Office Locations

LocationAddressPhoneOpening Time
Eastern Cape Regional Office164 Cape Road, Mill Park, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape+27-41-397-4900

Monday – Saturday: 09:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m. SAST;

Sunday: 09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m. SAST

Freestate Regional OfficeShop Number 38, 139 Cnr East Burger&Charlotte Maxeke Streets, Bloemfontein Plaza, Freestate+27-51-410-1060Monday – Saturday: 09:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m. SAST
Gauteng Regional Office14A Charles Crescent, Eastgate Ext. 4, Sandton, Gauteng+27-11-346-6000Sunday: 09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m. SAST
KZN Regional OfficeFirst Floor 85, Richefond Circle, Umhlanga Ridgeside+27-31-536-6960Monday – Saturday: 09:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m. SAST
Mpumalanga Regional Office99 Jacaranda Street, West Acres, Nelspruit, Mpumalanga+27-13-741-6500Sunday: 09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m. SAST
North West Regional Office53 Von Wielligh Street, Rustenburg, 2999+27-14-597-8900Monday – Saturday: 09:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m. SAST

South Africa Lottery Rules and Laws

The lottery games in the country belong to the South African National Lottery, which was introduced on the territory of the state in 2000. It had been operated by Uthingo up until 2015 when the license was granted to ITHUBA Holdings, a new lottery commission. Today, the Lottery sets the following rules for its participants:

  • All the players must be 18 years old or older to play legally.
  • Approved retailers, participating banks, and handheld partners are the options for the players to buy physical tickets in South Africa.
  • The online tickets can be bought on the website and in the ITHUBA mobile app. However, entries are also available via banking mobile apps, including Capitec Bank, Nedbank, ABSA, Standard Bank, and First National Bank.
  • All the ITHUBA draw games are in-house only.
  • You must provide your South African smart identity card when claiming your lottery prize.

South Africa Tax on Lottery Winnings

We are happy to tell you some good news about lottery prize taxation in South Africa; in fact, there are no deductions at all! So, feel free to play and get the whole sum in your player’s wallet or in cash!

  • Lottery Taxes on Lottery Winnings for South African Citizens and Residents

PrizeTax TypeTax Percentage
Any amountState tax0%
Total0%

The lottery players in South Africa are freed from taxes because the winnings are considered to be equity, not income, and equity is not levied here.

  • For Non-South African Citizens and Residents

PrizeTax TypeTax Percentage
Any amountState tax0%
Total0%

Unfortunately, you can’t play lotteries in South Africa if you are not registered there. Still, don’t be upset, as many other states welcome foreign players and provide a lot of thrills for them!

FAQs About South African Lotteries

The tickets for all the ITHUBA Lotteries can be purchased up to 08:30 p.m. SAST on the dates their draws take place.

The Western Cape and Cape Town are the luckiest areas in South Africa.

Of course! You can pay with a debit card for your online entry or use it as a payment method when purchasing a ticket in-store. Still, some retailers can accept cash only, so try another point of sale if your card is rejected.

There are not so many draw games in the country, but all of them are engaging! You can choose between Daily Lotto, classical Lotto with Lotto Plus 1 and Lotto Plus 2, or try Powerball.

No, you don’t need to pay taxes if you win a lottery in South Africa.

Yes, online gambling is available on the National Lottery website, in the mobile app, and in some banking apps mentioned above.

You can keep from revealing your name and any contact information if you like, but the location of the ticket purchase must be known to the public, as well as the prize amount and the date of the draw.

ITHUBA insists on 18 as the minimum legal gambling age in South Africa.

You have 365 days to claim your winnings, and we don’t think there are a lot of winners who prefer to postpone it up to the deadline!

If you miss the claiming period for some reason, you forfeit the right to collect your prize. Half of the sum that was won with an unclaimed lottery ticket will be transferred into the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund, and the other 50% will be returned to the prize pool.

You will never lose proof of your participation if you play online, as the information about all the bets is registered and saved in the system. However, the loss of the paper ticket means that you can’t claim your winnings, as you have no other way to prove your entry.

A share of the lottery income is deposited into the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund to provide the proper gambling operation, while the remainder is taken by the government to cover some needs of the state.

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