Lottery Retailers

DC Lottery retailers are an important link between innovative lottery games and players (current and prospective). Get in on the action and help generate revenue for the District of Columbia.

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Sports Betting Retailers

We are looking for businesses to join our sports betting retail network (GambetDC). Get in on the growing sports betting market while helping to generate revenue for the District of Columbia. 

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Become a DC Lottery Retailer

Your business could be a profitable Lottery location if:

  • You have high in-store traffic
  • You sell impulse products
  • You can promote Lottery games and promotions
  • You can dedicate space to prominently display point-of-sale advertisement to help build product awareness
  • You are an accessible establishment that meets the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Benefits

Retailers receive a commission on every ticket sale and prize cashed at their location.

  • 5% commission on all online and instant ticket sales.
  • 4% commission on instant ticket prizes paid.
  • 3% commission on online ticket prizes paid.
  • Bonus sales commissions for top-tier winning tickets sold at their location.

Game

Bonus Earned For Selling

Amount

Powerball

Jackpot Top Prize

$25,000*

Powerball

$1,000,000 2nd Top Prize (with or without Power Play)

$10,000

Mega Millions

Jackpot Top Prize

$25,000*

Mega Millions

$1,000,000 2nd Top Prize (with or without Megaplier)

$10,000

Lucky for Life

$1,000/Day for Life Top Prize

$2,500

Lucky for Life

$25,000/Year for Life 2nd 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.

Contact us today at 202-645-8041 or email OLCG.licensing@dc.gov to learn more about becoming a DC Lottery Retailer.

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