Lotto Winning Numbers
If you have just won the Lotto, you might be wondering how to check your winning numbers. Many retail outlets have in-store ticket checkers where you can see the official winning numbers. It’s important to note that you must claim your prize within 180 days of the drawing date. These winning numbers are displayed on participating television stations and are recorded under the supervision of an independent accounting firm.
They must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing date
If you have won a prize for playing Lotto, you must claim the prize within 180 days from the drawing date. In order to receive the prize, you must present the winning ticket to a Lottery office. You must also make sure the barcodes on your ticket are visible and that any scratch-off material is removed. You should also make photocopies of both sides of your ticket. You must have valid identification with you when you claim your prize.
In order to claim your prize, you must be 18 years of age or older. You must also be a resident of the state or jurisdiction in which you purchased your ticket. If you purchased your ticket in a different state, you must contact the Multi-State Lottery Association (MSLA) to get your prize information. You will need to show proof of residency, government-issued photo ID, and the ticket you purchased. You must also provide copies of both your ticket and claim form.
They are displayed on participating television stations
The Lotto winning numbers are broadcast on participating television stations on the hour and half hour of the drawing day. The drawing takes place at 9:59 p.m. local time on television stations across the country, with Powerball and Easy 5 drawn at 9:59 p.m. local time on Suddlenlink cable 3.
They are recorded under the observation of an independent accounting firm
In the State of Ohio, winning numbers for Lottery games are selected and recorded under the supervision of an independent accounting firm. These numbers prevail over all other winning numbers identified on this site. The Ohio Auditor of State also keeps track of winning numbers and shall determine the official winning numbers in each drawing.