California Super Lotto FAQs

Playing California Super Lotto is relatively easy and the rules are straightforward but here are some of the most commonly asked questions about California Super Lotto. If you have any further questions, and have not looked at the California Super Lotto and California Super Lotto results pages yet, you may find the answers there.

When does the California Super Lotto draw take place?

The California Super Lotto takes place every Wednesday and Saturday evening at approximately 19.45 PST.

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What time do California Super Lotto ticket sales close?

Ticket sales close on the evening of the draw at approximately 19.45 PST, but players are advised to check if they are playing via a ticket concierge service, as ticket sales may close earlier.

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How do I win playing California Super Lotto?

Players can win by matching from one number upwards. To win the jackpot, players must match all five numbers and the Mega number.

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Can I play California Super Lotto if I do not live in California?

Yes, thanks to the online ticket concierge service players from across America and the rest of the globe can play on the California Super Lotto. Visit the Buy Tickets to find out more.

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If I win, how long do I have to claim a prize?

Prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date.

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How old do I have to be to play California Super Lotto?

Players must be 18 or over to play the California Super Lotto.

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Are winnings on the California Super Lotto taxable?

Usually winnings above $599 are subject to tax, and all players are advised to check with their local tax authorities to see which taxes would be applicable.

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What are the odds of winning a prize on California Super Lotto?

The odds of winning a prize on the California Super Lotto are 1 in 23. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 41,416,353.

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Does the California Super Lotto have a rollover limit or jackpot cap?

No, there is no jackpot cap to the California Super Lotto so jackpots can reach into the hundreds of millions on occasion.

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What is the biggest jackpot ever won on the California Super Lotto?

The biggest jackpot ever won on the California Super Lotto was $193 million, which was won in March 2002 by three lucky ticket holders.

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Does California SuperLotto Plus have a guaranteed minimum jackpot amount?

Yes. The guaranteed minimum jackpot is $7 million.

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When is the next California SuperLotto Plus draw?

Saturday 10th December 2016.

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What does the California SuperLotto Plus jackpot currently stand at?

The next California SuperLotto Plus jackpot is $59,000,000

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How much does it cost to buy a California Super Lotto ticket?

A single ticket costs $1, this price also includes your second chance code! Please note that a small handling fee will also be required if you buy your ticket using an online concierge service.

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