Old Lottery Tickets – Check and Claim Prizes

Old TicketsMany enquiries are received regarding old lottery tickets – Lotto, Powerball, OZ Lotto and various other old tickets – How to check and claim prizes on them (see below).
If you hold old tickets unclaimed for decades, it is highly doubtful any claim on them would be successful – you could always try. The Lotteries field in Australia is highly changeable at the moment, and a claim that is validated by one State’s Lottery may be refused by another – check links below to claim prizes.

Never miss a Prize ^

To make sure you never miss another lottery prize again, I highly recommend using OzLotteries for safe and convenient lottery tickets online. OzLotteries is a fully accredited retailer of official Australian lotteries and is operated by ASX listed Jumbo Interactive.

Check Results on Old Tickets ^

Latest Results – Check latest results for Lotto, Powerball, OZ Lotto – including historical data text file.

By Date – Check lottery tickets by date (back to early 2010): Lotto, OZ Lotto, Powerball at LotteryResultsAustralia.info

Old Tickets – Lotteries – Check old lottery tickets by date (Way back): Lotto, OZ Lotto, Powerball, The Pools, $2 Jackpot Lottery, $5 Jackpot Lottery, Lotto Strike™ – back to the beginning, at OzLotteries – Select Lottery > View Past Results > scroll down.

Claim Prizes on Tickets ^

Claim prizes for all old tickets purchased through the relevant Australian Lottery Organization:

Golden Casket Claim Prizes
Queensland: 131 868

Lotterywest Claim Prizes
Western Australia: 08 9340 5200
Under the Lotteries Commission Act, 1990, prizes can only be claimed and paid for up to 12 months after the date of the draw.

NSW Lotteries Claim Prizes | FAQ
New South Wales: 1300 363 444
Time limit for claiming prizes: Any prize won on a ticket for a draw or game conducted by NSW Lotteries on or before 30 November 2010 must be claimed on or before 1 December 2016. Any prize won in a draw conducted on or after 1 December 2010 must be claimed within 6 years of the date the draw was conducted.

SA Lotteries Claim Prizes
South Australia: 08 8208 4100

Tattersall’s Claim Prizes
Victoria, Tasmania, and Northern Territory: 1300 556 646

2 thoughts on “Old Lottery Tickets – Check and Claim Prizes


    I have come across around 15 old lottery tickets going through old papers dating back to the early 90s is there any way of finding out the results of these tickets.

    Thank you for your time


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