6/42 Lotto Result April 20, 2021 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) is airing 6/42 draw today. See the verified and complete 6/42 Lotto results here at 9 PM.
PCSO conducts live 6/42 Lotto draws every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday except when a prior announcement is made. Suspension of draws generally happens during major holidays.
These are the official and latest 6/42 Lotto Result for Tuesday, April 20, 2021:
|Draw:||PCSO Lotto 6/42|
|Date:||April 20, 2021|
|Today’s Results (in any order):||35-30-10-09-05-25|
|Jackpot Prize:|| Php 79,096,039.80|
|Jackpot Winners:||0 Winner(s)|
The bettor who matches all the six 6/42 Lotto winning numbers above in any order grabs the million peso jackpot prize tonight!
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- Verified 3D Swertres Result for May 13, 2021 and 2D EZ2 Result for May 13, 2021 updated today immediately after the 2pm, 5pm and 9pm draws.
- Updated 6/42 Lotto Result for May 13, 2021 and 6/49 Lotto Result for May 13, 2021 updated after tonight's 9pm draw.
- Visit this page to see complete compilation of Lotto Result for May 13, 2021 (9pm PCSO multi-million lotto draws).
PCSO Lotto 6/42 is a game of six numbers from One (1) to Forty-Two (42). It was introduced in March 1995 and has since became one of the most popular lotteries in the country. Its jackpot, which starts at PhP 5.94 Million, soars draw after draw until a bettor matches all the six winning numbers in any order. The odds of winning the 6/42 Lotto jackpot are 1 in 5,245,786.
PCSO is likewise conducting minor games nationwide. Click here to get the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result along with major lotto draws such as 6/58 Lotto Result, 6/55 Lotto Result, 6/49 Lotto Result, 6/45 Lotto Result and 6/42 Lotto Result.
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Updated PCSO Lotto 6/42 Prizes
Prizes in Lotto 6/42 are split proportionately to the winners of each prize tier. This is the reason why the minor prizes are most of the time lower than the standard amount.
These are the different prizes for each tier of the PCSO Lotto 6/42 payout structure:
- If you got six (6) numbers of the winning number combination in any order, you hit the jackpot prize for the PCSO Lotto 6/42 game. The top prize begins at PhP 5,940,000.
- If you got five (5) numbers of the winning combination, you take home a prize of up to PhP 24,000.
- If your combination matches four (4) out of the six (6) number drawn, you get a prize not higher than PhP 800.
- A fourth prize of PhP 20 awaits those who will match three (3) out of the six (6) drawn winning numbers.
Please remember that winnings above PhP 10,000 are subject to 20% tax.
Previous PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize
The following table shows the 6/42 winning combination for the past seven draws.
|Lotto 6/42 Draw||Winning Numbers||Jackpot|
|May 13, 2021||32-40-20-12-05-42||Php 5.9 Million|
|May 11, 2021||22-14-26-11-04-41||Php 5.9 Million|
|May 8, 2021||15-36-03-24-06-08||Php 101.3 Million|
|May 6, 2021||41-14-34-23-19-02||Php 98.3 Million|
|May 4, 2021||08-14-29-22-02-06||Php 95.3 Million|
|May 1, 2021||41-11-12-35-06-05||Php 92.4 Million|
|April 29, 2021||19-32-27-05-13-40||Php 89.7 Million|
The table above is modified after each draw and should illustrate the Lotto 6/42 winning combination past this article’s posting date.
Go to our 6/42 Lotto Result History page for a comprehensive summary of previous winning numbers from PCSO.
How to Play 6/42 Lotto
Before proceeding further, remember that PCSO only allows persons 18 years old and above to play.
To play PCSO’s 6/42 Lotto game, follow these detailed instructions:
- Go to any PCSO-authorized lotto agent near you and grab the PCSO Lotto 6/42 play slip.
- Mark six (6) numbers between 1 to 42. These digits will be your 6/42 Lotto combination.
- Mark LP (Lucky Pick) in case you want the computer to automatically generate the numbers for you.
- Improve your chances of winning the jackpot using the 6/42 Lotto System Play.
- For multiple draws, choose the number of succeeding draws you want to play in the Draw section.
- Hand over your bet card and payment to the teller and get your generated ticket once printed.
- View the 6/42 Lotto Result right after the live draw to know if your ticket matches the winning combination.
Lotto 6/42 ticket costs PhP 20 per number combination. This amount already includes the 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).
Make sure to sign the back portion of the your Lotto 6/42 ticket after placing your bet and to keep the ticket in a safe and dry place.
Do not fold, wet, iron or tamper with your Lotto 6/42 ticket. Tickets are heat-sensitive and they have to be machine-validated before you can claim your prize.
Lotto 6/42 is the Philippines’ first national lottery game. Players have to select six (6) numbers from 1 to 42 and match all of them to the drawn official winning number combination to win the Initial Jackpot Prize (IJP) of P5,940,000.00 (net of agent’s prize commission). The jackpot prize keeps on growing based on nationwide sales until there is a jackpot winner!
Important Health and Safety Rules to be Observed when Playing Lotto 6/42
In light of the on-going pandemic, 6/42 Lotto enthusiasts must observe the following rules and regulations imposed at all lotto outlets when buying tickets to ensure that the minimum health and safety standards are met.
- Make sure to wear face mask at all times. Bettors with no face mask will not be allowed to purchase 6/42 Lotto tickets.
- Observe social distancing when buying 6/42 Lotto tickets.
- Bring your own ball pen.
- Use the money tray to eliminate physical contact.
- Sanitize your hands before and after betting. Alcohol or hand sanitizers are available in the betting area.
- Put away your used bet card and non-winning tickets into the garbage bin.
National Lotto 6/42 System Plays – Learn How to Improve the Odds of Winning
You can improve your chances of winning the jackpot through 6/42 Lotto System Bets. This advanced option allows you to pick more than the usual six (6) numbers and produces numerous combinations of your chosen numbers.
If you want to play system plays, these are the options you can choose from- System 5-Roll (System 5R), System 7, System 8, System 9, System 10, System 11 and System 12.
In System 7, a player selects seven (7) numbers which creates a total of seven (7) combinations. With System 8, on the other hand, the bettor marks a total of eight (8) numbers producing a total of 28 combinations.
To sum it up, more and more number combinations are produced as the selected numbers increase. This same rule applies to the rest of the remaining system bets.
With System 5-Roll, the player will only have to choose five (5) numbers. The remaining (unselected) 37 numbers will be matched with the 5 selected numbers. This generates a total of 37 six-number combinations.
Remember that your total ticket cost will be much higher in system plays due to the higher number of combinations you will bet on. The total price of the ticket shall be PhP 20 multiplied by the number of combinations created.
Refer to the table below for more information on overall ticket cost per PCSO Lotto 6/42 system bet.
Latest Jackpot Prize of Major PCSO Draws
As of today, April 20, 2021, these are the up-to-date jackpot prize of the major lottery draws of PCSO.
|Lotto Draw||Latest Winning Numbers||Jackpot Estimate|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||40-20-31-38-26-01||Php 49.5 Million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||30-23-19-28-48-22||Php 29.7 Million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||26-19-14-31-18-02||Php 15.8 Million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||42-37-01-05-38-17||Php 138.2 Million|
|Lotto 6/42||32-40-20-12-05-42||Php 5.9 Million|
Note: We routinely modify the list above after the article is published to reflect the latest daily jackpot prizes.
6/42 Lotto FAQs – Everything you Need to Know about National Lotto 6/42
How do I win a prize in 6/42 Lotto?
You win a prize in 6/42 Lotto by matching at least three (3) winning numbers in any order. Bigger prizes awaits those who will match four (4), five (5) or six (6) winning numbers.
If you got three (3) out of six (6), you receive PhP 20. Four (4) out of six (6) gives you a prize of at most PhP 800 while five (5) out of six (6) gives you a prize worth at most PhP 24,000.
If you got all the six (6) numbers correctly, you receive the jackpot prize of at least PhP 5.94 Million.
You can improve your chances of winning by opting for a system play. With this option, you can pick up to 12 numbers per column in the bet card, thereby generating up to 924 combinations.
You can select from seven available system plays. These are the System 5R and System 7 up to System 12.
The cost of tickets in system plays depend on the total number of combinations created.
What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, April 20, 2021?
The following are the PCSO draws slated for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, Lotto 6/42, Super Lotto 6/49, and Ultra Lotto 6/58.
Check the new PCSO lotto schedule here.
Are minors allowed to play 6/42 Lotto?
PCSO only allows persons aged 18 and above to play the PCSO Lotto 6/42. Aside from the age requirement, some limitations such as the No Mask-No Betting policy are also in place owing to the current COVID-19 epidemic.
How do I Play PCSO Lotto 6/42 System 8?
System 8 is the National Lotto 6/42 system bet that lets players to choose a total of eight (8) numbers instead of the usual six (6) numbers. This play type produces 28 combinations in all and costs PhP 560 (Php 20 x 28 combinations).
To play System 8, simply choose your preferred 8-number combination and then mark the number 8 in the SYS panel of the 6/42 Lotto play card.
Can I play PCSO Lotto 6/42 in Advance?
You can play up to 5 draws in advance or a total of 6 draws including the current draw. To play in advance, just pick your preferred number of advanced plays in the DRAW section of the bet card. Your PCSO Lotto 6/42 combination shall then be played multiple times based on the number of draws you chose.
For example, if you selected 6 Draws, your chosen PCSO Lotto 6/42 entry will be valid for the six (6) consecutive PCSO Lotto 6/42 draws including the present draw.
How do I Play PCSO Lotto 6/42 System 5-Roll?
System 5R (5-Roll) is the PCSO Lotto 6/42 system play that lets you select only five (5) numbers instead of the typical 6 number combination.
To complete the combination, the system automatically pairs each of the remaining 37 “unselected” numbers in the play card to the five numbers you already chosen.
This creates a total of 37 combinations and ensures that you will get at least one (1) winning number in your combinations.
System 5R costs Php 740 (Php 20 x 37).
To play System 5-Roll, simply pick your preferred 5-number combination and then mark 5R in the SYS panel of the 6/42 Lotto play card.
What is DST?
DST or Documentary Stamp Tax is a 20% tax levied on PCSO lotto ticket prices by the government by virtue of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law (TRAIN Law).
PCSO started adding 20% DST on the prices of its tickets when the law came into force in 2018. Consequently, 2D (EZ2), 3D (Swertres), 4D and 6D Lotto ticket prices went up from PhP 10 to PhP 12 while the 6/42, 6/45, 6/49, 6/55 and 6/42 Lotto tickets increased from PhP 20 to PhP 24.
On July 18, 2020, PCSO reverted the price of its major lotto games to Php 20.
How to claim the 6/42 Lotto Prize?
If you are one of the lucky winners of Lotto 6/42 today, we suggest that you refer to the information below.
To claim PCSO Lotto 6/42 winnings below PhP 5,000, proceed to the authorized lotto outlet or PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.
Winnings above PhP 5,000 but not exceeding PhP 20,000 can be claimed at any PCSO branch office.
Lotto winnings above PhP 20,000 can only be claimed at the PCSO main office located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvd. corner Priceton St., Mandaluyong City.
Access this page for a more exact procedure on how to claim your Lotto winnings.
PCSO Official Announcements & Press Releases
March 10, 2021– PCSO reminds the public to not to patronize persons and entities pretending to be part of PCSO and luring them to buy tickets online using their platform. To date, the agency has no online betting system yet whether through an app, text or calls.
January 6, 2021– PCSO announces the resumption of 4-Digit and 6-Digit Lotto draws.
July 20, 2020– PCSO resumes its lotto operations on August 4, 2020 after suspending it for seveal months due to COVID-19 pandemic.
July 18, 2020– All major lotto ticket prices are back to PhP 20. Prices were previously increased to PhP 24 as required under the TRAIN Law.
See more news and past press releases from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News section.
PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program
Those who are in need of financial assistance for their hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis or medicine expenses can now apply for PCSO’s Individual Medical Assistance Program (IMAP).
Interested persons can learn more about this program here.
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