Pennsylvania Lottery COVID-19 Update
Scammers are taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic and increasing their activities in Pennsylvania. Be aware, stay alert, and never send money to receive a lottery prize.
Draws for all games will continue as normal.
Starting jackpots for Pennsylvania Powerball and Mega Millions have been removed – amounts will be published before each draw and now depend on ticket sales and interest rates.
Minimum jackpot increases between draws have been removed for both Powerball and Mega Millions.
All Pennsylvania Lottery Claim Centers are closed until further notice.
Claiming a Winning Ticket
Prizes up to $2,500 may be claimed at a Pennsylvania Lottery retailer. Any prize over $2,500 can only be paid by the Pennsylvania Lottery.
All prizes over $600 should be claimed by mail: complete and sign the back of the ticket, fill out the Prize Claim Form, and include a