What are the odds of winning the postcode lottery?

In 2020, 82% of players won prizes with People’s Postcode Lottery.

Which lottery has the best odds to win?

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.

Is the post code lottery a con?

People’s Postcode Lottery warns the public that these communications are scams and should be ignored. We encourage anyone who has encountered a scam to report it to Action Fraud, the UK’s national fraud reporting centre.

How often has my postcode won postcode lottery?

Winning postcodes are announced every single day. Thousands of winners strike it lucky every week.

How are postcode lottery winners chosen?

Our winning postcodes are selected via random draws using software which has been certified by a Gambling Commission-approved testing house. The software uses a random number generator to pick out winning postcodes from the postcodes players have bought a ticket to enter.

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Are lucky dips more likely to win?

Numbers that are chosen more often will appear on more lottery tickets – meaning a higher chance of sharing the top prize if you do win. By going with a Quick Pick or Lucky Dip option, you avoid this skew towards numbers that are in dates so could be less likely to have share your winnings.

What happens if you win set for life and die?

If a winner dies once the annuity policy paying out the monthly payments has started, the winner’s estate will receive a lump sum payment equal to the cost of the policy paid by Camelot, less any payments already made under the policy.

Will I be notified if I win postcode lottery?

Winners are notified by email, SMS message, letter or phonecall depending on the prize you won. If you win a Street Prize or get lucky in our Postcode Millions, we’ll ring or write to you.

Are they actors on the postcode lottery advert?

Presenters Judie McCourt, Danyl Johnson, Jeff Brazier and Matt Johnson visit People’s Postcode Lottery winners to present them with their cheques, attend Postcode Million events and take part in People’s Postcode Lottery advertising campaigns.

Is it easy to cancel 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 many houses are in a postcode area?

How many premises are in a postcode? Each postcode covers an average of about 15 properties. However, this is not a definitive number, where postcodes can hold up to 100.

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Has anyone won the postcode lottery twice?

You never know when a big win is coming your way. Neighbours in Patchway were amazed when their postcode netted them £30,000 Street Prizes twice in just seven months!

Has anyone in Kent won the postcode lottery?

Two Rainham players were delighted this week after winning £25,000 each when their postcode, ME8 7QZ, was drawn as a winner in this week’s Saturday Street Prize. “I couldn’t believe it,” said Mary Friday.

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