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Betting on LottoStar

  1. What is LottoStar?

    LottoStar holds a Bookmakers license allowing us to bring you the world’s biggest international lotteries. As a licensed fixed-odds betting company, our players have the opportunity to bet on international lotteries and to win massive payouts here in South Africa. We are an online betting company, meaning that players get to enjoy their betting experience on their desktops or mobiles, in the leisure of their own homes. We have paid out over R42 billion in winnings and continue to do so daily. We also give back to communities and charity initiatives through our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme.

  2. Can I win on LottoStar?

    Of course - LottoStar has approximately 400 000 daily winners! Predict the lucky numbers in your chosen lottery and you will walk away with the jackpot!

  3. How can I pay for my bets?

    A player must make a deposit into their LottoStar wallet, and then use their Play Credits to pay for bets placed. You can purchase Play Credits on the Deposit page. We offer a variety of payment methods for Credit/Debit cards, EFT, Direct Deposit and alternative payment methods. Details of this can be found on our Payment Options page.

  4. How do I bet on LottoStar?

    Betting on LottoStar is super easy, all you need to do is Register an account, deposit funds into your LottoStar account, predict your lucky numbers on the game of your choice and place your bets. A more detailed guide can be found on our How to Bet page.

  5. What are the cut-off times for bets?

    Bets can be placed right up until the cut-off time, which is exactly one hour before the official draw, subject to T&C's.

  6. Why do the total payouts on LottoStar differ to the jackpots of the international games?

    By betting on LottoStar, you are not participating in the official international lottery, you are placing a fixed-odds bet on the outcome or result of a lottery with a licensed bookmaker. As a licensed Bookmaker, LottoStar determines the payouts and paytables of each game, which means we can offer never before seen payouts in South Africa.

  7. How much has LottoStar paid out?

    Take a look at the Recent Winners tab on the right-hand side of the LottoStar website for the most up to date payments. As of 10 October 2021: R42 billion has been paid out.

  8. What lotteries draw today?
    Days of the weekMTWTHFSS
    Days of the weekAfrica MillionsMTWXTHFSSX
    Days of the weekUK LotteryMTWTHFSXS
    Days of the weekOZ MondayMXTWTHFSS
    Days of the weekSuperEnalottoMTXWTHXFSXS
    Days of the weekEuroMillionsMTXWTHFXSS
    Days of the weekSpanish DailyMXTXWXTHXFXSXS
    Days of the weekEuroJackpotMTWTHFXSS
    Days of the weekGold Rush MillionsMXTXWXTHXFXSXSX
    Days of the weekSet For LifeMXTXWXTHXFXSXSX
    Days of the weekOz PowerballMTWTHXFSS
    Days of the weekOz LottoMTXWTHFSS
    Days of the weekOz WednesdayMTWXTHFSS
    Days of the weekOz SaturdayMTWTHFSXS
    Days of the weekUSA PowerballMTWTHXFSSX
    Days of the weekMega MillionsMTXWTHFXSS
    Days of the weekLobolaMXTXWXTHXFXSXSX
  9. LottoStar Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

    LottoStar takes great pride in its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives and loves to share and update our players on this, take a look.

  10. Contact LottoStar

    LottoStar’s Call Centre heroes are available to assist you on LiveChat, email or call 086 026 7777.

  11. LottoStar hours

    LottoStar’s Call Centre heroes are available to assist you on LiveChat, email or call 086 026 7777. Operating hours are Monday to Sunday, 24 hours a day.

  12. Register on LottoStar

    Go to the registration page and complete your details to register an account.

  13. Deposit on LottoStar

    - Select the 'Deposit' tab on the top right-hand corner of your screen on desktop or from the burger menu on mobile.
    - Select your preferred payment method
    - Select the amount you would like to deposit
    - Agree to the Terms and Conditions
    - Click “Deposit”