National Lottery Lotto Changes
January 16, 2013 Leave a comment
The National Lottery have recently announced that they will be making changes to the Lotto in Autumn this year.
Players can look forward to the following Lotto changes;
- Bigger prizes- For matching three or four of the winning numbers chosen, the current Match 3 prize stands at £10 and will be increased to £25 and the Match 4 prize of £60 will be increased to £100.
- Increase in Lotto jackpots – The Saturday Lotto jackpot will be increased from £4 million to £5 million and the Wednesday Lotto jackpot will increase from £2.2 million to £2.5 million.
- Lotto Raffle – The Lotto will also introduce a new Lotto Raffle where 50 ticket holders will win a guaranteed £20,000 per draw.
The Lotto Raffle is one of the biggest changes to the Lotto since the game was introduced in 1994. Similar to the Euromillions Millionaire Raffle game players will automatically entered into the Lotto Raffle when they purchase a Lotto ticket. The National Lottery have stated that a guaranteed 50 ticket holders will win £20,000 per draw with hundreds more winners created on rollover draws.
To find out more about the upcoming National Lottery Lotto changes visit www.national-lottery.com.
The upcoming Lotto changes to prize tiers and jackpots can be seen below:
|Current||Autumn 2013 Lotto Changes||Current||Autumn 2013 Lotto Changes|
|Lotto Raffle||0||50 Lotto Raffle Winners||0||50 Lotto Raffle Winners|
|Match 5+ Bonus||£100,000||£50,000||£100,000||£50,000|