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Retailer Info

How to Become a DC Lottery Retailer

The DC Lottery offers a variety of incentives to many types of businesses to become a Lottery Retailer. Your place of business could be a profitable Lottery outlet if the following elements exist at your location:

  • High in-store traffic
  • Impulse products are sold at the location
  • Ability to promote lottery products
  • Point of sale materials can be prominently displayed to build product awareness
  • An accessible establishment that meets the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Retailer Commissions

Commission for the Sale of Tickets
5% commission on all online and instant ticket sales.

Commission for the Payment of Prizes
4% commission on instant ticket prizes paid.
3% commission on online ticket prizes paid.

Bonus Sales Commissions for Prizes Won in D.C.
Retailers win big when players win big! Retailers have an opportunity to earn bonus commissions for selling a top-tier ticket for the games below.

Game Bonus Earned For Selling Amount
Powerball Jackpot Top Prize $25,000*
$1,000,000 2nd Top Prize (with or without Powerplay) $10,000
Mega Millions Jackpot Top Prize $25,000*
$1,000,000 2nd Top Prize (with or without Megaplier) $10,000
Hot Lotto Jackpot Top Prize $2,500*
Lucky 4 Life $1,000/Day for Life Top Prize $2,500
$25,000/Year for Life 2nd Top Prize $1,000
Keno Winning tickets $100,000 and above $1,000
Race2Riches Winning tickets $100,000 and above $1,000

*Shared jackpots will determine the proportionate share of the retailer bonus.

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Winning Numbers

Past Winning Numbers
  • Lucky for Life

    Lucky Ball = 9

  • Mega Millions

    Mega Ball = 13
    Megaplier = 3

  • Powerball

    Powerball = 24
    Power Play = 2

  • Hot Lotto

    Hot Ball = 7

  • DC3

    Mid-Day 10/27/2016

    Evening 10/26/2016
  • DC4

    Mid-Day 10/27/2016

    Evening 10/26/2016
  • DC5

    Mid-Day 10/27/2016

    Evening 10/26/2016
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