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 Rules for South Africa Lotto

The Main Rules of the South Africa Lotto

As per the official rules of the SA Lotto, tickets must feature a total of six main numbers and one bonus number, all chosen from a guess range of 1 to 49. The main goal of the game is to guess the six main numbers and collect the jackpot. Please note that the bonus number is only relevant for the lower tier prizes in the game.

The official South Africa Lotto draw takes place bi-weekly, on Wednesdays and Sundays at 21:00 SAST. For British players, this means on Wednesdays and Sundays at 19:00 GMT

 Prizes in the South Africa Lotto

The Fantastic Prizes in the South Africa Lotto

The South Africa Lotto offers seven prize divisions, including the jackpot. The first prize represents 60.1% of the SA Lotto prize pool and it goes to players who have all the correct six main numbers. However, there is a fixed starting amount of R2 MILLION for the SA Lotto jackpot. Then, similar to the Mega Millions or the US Powerball jackpot, it increases with each rollover.

The current record for the SA Lotto jackpot was set in April 2013 when it reached a staggering R57 MILLION (£3,5 MILLION). The second-tier prize is worth 6.5% of the prize pool and it is awarded to players who have five of the six main numbers and the bonus ball.

The lowest tier prize is worth a symbolic R50.00 and it goes to players who have three correct main numbers. Another important detail regarding the SA Lotto prizes is that according to South African laws, they are TAX-FREE.

 Advantages of Playing South Africa Lotto Syndicates

The Immense Advantages of Playing South Africa Lotto Syndicates

The South Africa Lotto provides players with very promising winning odds. Compared to other local lotteries, like the South Africa Powerball or other Powerball games, like the US Powerball that offers a one in 292,201,338 chance of scooping the jackpot, the odds of winning the SA Lotto jackpot are significantly more achievable at a mere one in 13,983,816.

As such, opting for a game enhancement technique for the SA Lotto could lead to very tempting winning odds for lottery players. Syndicates are the best possible play option because they allow players to participate in the game with a large number of tickets and all for a very affordable price.

The prizes won by the syndicate’s lottery tickets will be divided among members in accordance with the shares they have purchased. Then, as theLotter users, players have access to the full amount of their winnings, as we do not charge any type of additional commission or fees to winners.

 South Africa Lotto Syndicate Winners

The Biggest South Africa Lotto Syndicate Winners

A family syndicate from Kwa-Zulu-Natal has made a tremendous win in the South African Lottery. They took home a total of R2.4 MILLION back in 2010 and made lottery history. Considering that their investment for their 18 lines was of a mere R45, it is safe to say that it paid off significantly.

The happy couple said that they used a combination of their family members’ birthdays for their lottery tickets, and it seems that it was truly lucky for them. They also said that they would continue to play the South Africa Lotto even after their unexpected windfall as it is great fun for them.

By playing the South Africa Lotto online on theLotter, you can enter the game as part of your very own syndicate and all from the UK. Thus, you can give your chances of winning the amazing prizes an enormous boost. Good luck!