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How to Claim Your Prize

Congratulations PA Lottery Prize Winners! Claim your PA Lottery Prize!

The only thing more exciting than the moment you realize you picked the winning Lottery numbers or scratched a winning Lottery ticket is claiming your PA Lottery prize!  Recent Lottery winners, read all the possibilities below and find the one that fits your PA Lottery prize, then read how to claim your Lottery prize here.  Our Winners’ Handbook can also answer many common questions you may have.

If your PA Lottery payout is $600 or less:

You must fill out all of the information requested on the back of your PA Lottery ticket completely and sign it.

You can claim your Lottery prize at a PA Lottery retailer.

If your PA Lottery payout is more than $600, up to and including $2,500:

You must fill out all of the information requested on the back of your PA Lottery ticket completely and sign it.

You must fill out a PA Lottery claim form and send it to Pennsylvania Lottery Headquarters or a PA Lottery area office. You can get PA Lottery claim forms here or at PA Lottery retailer locations.

You can claim your Lottery prize at a PA Lottery retailer.

If your PA Lottery payout is more than $2,500, but is not a jackpot prize for Powerball or Mega Millions:

You must fill out all of the information requested on the back of your PA Lottery ticket completely and sign it.

You must fill out a PA Lottery claim form and send it to Pennsylvania Lottery Headquarters or a PA Lottery area office. You can get PA Lottery claim forms here or at PA Lottery retailer locations.

The PA Lottery will process your claim form at headquarters and send you a Lottery prize check.

Your payout is a Powerball Lottery jackpot prize or a Mega Millions Lottery jackpot prize:

You must fill out all of the information requested on the back of your PA Lottery Powerball or Mega Millions ticket completely and sign it.

You must file your claim at Lottery Headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin County. Claimants of multimillion-dollar prizes are encouraged to call 717-702-8146 to speak with someone at Lottery headquarters for additional instructions.

Your PA Lottery payout is an annuity top prize for an instant game like $1,000 A Week For Life:

If you’ve won an annuity top prize for an instant game like $1,000 A Week for Life, you must claim your prize at Lottery headquarters. For a cash top prize from an instant game, you can fill out a claim form at a Lottery retailer or any area office.

The PA Lottery will process your claim form and send you a Lottery prize check.

Your PA Lottery payout is a cash top prize from an instant game:

You must fill out all of the information requested on the back of your PA Lottery ticket completely and sign it.

You must fill out a PA Lottery claim form and send it to Pennsylvania Lottery Headquarters or a PA Lottery area office. You can get PA Lottery claim forms here or at PA Lottery retailer locations.

The PA Lottery will process your claim form and send you a Lottery prize check.

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