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How to Become a Pennsylvania Lottery Retailer

The Pennsylvania Lottery welcomes new retailers! If you’re a business owner and want to know more about becoming a licensed PA Lottery retailer, you can find the information you need here.

Become a PA Lottery Retailer:
For more information about becoming a PA Lottery Retailer please submit this form.


Why Become a PA Lottery Retailer?

  • PA Lottery games provide customer entertainment and increase foot traffic
  • PA Lottery retailers earn commission on the sale of PA Lottery tickets
  • PA Lottery retailers can earn occasional bonuses in special promotions and for selling big winning Lottery tickets
  • PA Lottery ticket sales support programs for older Pennsylvanians

Requirements to Become a PA Lottery Retailer:

During the application process, the following will occur:

  • A credit check completed by the Pennsylvania Lottery;
  • A background investigation conducted by the Pennsylvania State Police;
  • A tax clearance check completed by the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue; and
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance check completed by the Pennsylvania Lottery. Please note that the Pennsylvania Lottery can help retailers meet these requirements through the Americans with Disabilities Act PA Lottery ADA Program.

How the Pennsylvania Lottery Helps Older Pennsylvanians

PA Lottery proceeds provide funding for programs for older Pennsylvanians that help to enhance their lives and the lives of those who love them. Since its inception in 1971, the Pennsylvania Lottery has contributed nearly $31 billion to fund programs that assist older residents everywhere in Pennsylvania.

Read more about how the Pennsylvania Lottery benefits older Pennsylvanians.


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