6/42 Lotto Result August 21, 2021 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced the official and most recent National Lotto 6/42 winning results at 9pm today.
Updates of the 6/42 lotto result today are posted below while the draw happens.
The following are the confirmed and updated 6/42 Lotto result for August 21, 2021:
|Draw:||6/42 PCSO Lotto|
|Date:||August 21, 2021|
|Winning Combination (in any order):||01-05-41-26-03-09|
|Today’s Jackpot Winners:||0 Winner(s)|
- Official Swertres Result October 23, 2021 and EZ2 Result October 23, 2021 posted today after each 2pm, 5pm and 9pm draws.
- Updated 6/42 Lotto Result October 23, 2021 and 6/55 Lotto Result October 23, 2021 posted after the 9pm draw tonight.
- Go to this page to see thorough compilation of Lotto Result October 23, 2021 (9pm PCSO parimutuel lotto draws).
In case you get the 6/42 Lotto winning combination above in any order, you win the multi-million jackpot prize tonight!
Lotto 6/42 is one of the jackpot-bearing lottery operated by PCSO. It is the first of all lotto draws of PCSO and has been hugely popular among the public since its launch in 1995. Its jackpot starts at PhP 5.94 Million. The odds of hitting the Lotto 6/42 jackpot are 1 in 5,245,786.
PCSO Lotto 6/42 draws take place every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday except when draws are canceled by PCSO due to a major public holiday.
PCSO is also operating digit games nationwide. Click here to view the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result as well as the major lotto draws including 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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Latest Prizes for 6/42 Lotto
PCSO employs a prize structure for PCSO Lotto 6/42 based on ‘pari mutuel’ betting system. Parimutuel works by pooling all lotto bets in a certain draw, then split the pool by the total number of winners.
The following is the latest Lotto 6/42 payout table:
- Jackpot prize awaits those who will match six (6) out of the six (6) number drawn in any order. Jackpot prize begins at PhP 5,940,000.
- A second prize of PhP 24,000 awaits those who will get five (5) out of the six (6) winning numbers drawn.
- If you matched four (4) numbers of the winning number combination, you take home a fixed amount of PhP 800.
- Getting three (3) out of the six (6) numbers drawn gives you PhP 20.
Please note that prizes above PhP 10,000 are subject to 20% tax.
Past 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize
The following list contains the 6/42 winning numbers for the previous seven draws.
|Lotto 6/42 Draw||Winning Numbers||Jackpot|
|June 8 2021||01-07-32-42-22-38||Php 5.9 Million|
|June 5, 2021||21-05-09-03-01-12||Php 10 Million|
|June 3, 2021||24-40-01-32-06-14||Php 7.3 Million|
|June 1, 2021||20-24-11-37-26-31||Php 5.9 Million|
|May 29, 2021||27-41-24-13-26-23||Php 5.9 Million|
|May 27, 2021||05-39-31-11-21-25||Php 16.7 Million|
|May 25, 2021||15-26-01-29-40-36||Php 14 Million|
The list above is updated after each draw and should illustrate the Lotto 6/42 winning numbers past this article’s posting time.
Visit our 6/42 Lotto Result History section for an extensive record of previous winning combinations.
How to Play 6/42 Lotto
Before you go any further, please note that PCSO only allows persons 18 years old and above to play.
To play PCSO’s PCSO Lotto 6/42 game, follow these detailed instructions:
- Go to any lottery outlet authorized by PCSO near you and get the PCSO Lotto 6/42 play card.
- Pick six (6) digits that will compose your 6/42 Lotto combination. You can pick from numbers 1 to 42.
- If you cannot think of any number combination, choose the Lucky Pick (LP) to let the system automatically select the numbers for you.
- You can also select up to twelve (12) numbers using the 6/42 Lotto System Play to improve your chances of hitting the jackpot.
- For Advance Plays, mark the number of consecutive draws in the Draw section.
- Pay the total ticket price to the cashier and get your generated lotto ticket.
- See the 6/42 Lotto Result after the 9 PM scheduled draw to see if you matched the winning number combination.
Each Lotto 6/42 number combination costs PhP 20, inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).
Make sure to sign the back portion of the your 6/42 Lotto ticket after placing your bet and to store the ticket in a safe and dry place.
Do not soak in water, fold or iron or write anything on your Lotto 6/42 ticket except the portion designated for your signature. Tickets need to be machine-validated when claiming prizes.
SYSTEM play is also available for this game. Simply select the 5R, SYS 7 up to SYS 12 option in your playslip to play your preferred System game and pay the corresponding amount.
Important Health and Safety Reminders when Playing Lotto 6/42
During this time of pandemic, PCSO requires 6/42 Lotto bettors to observe the protocol below when transacting in all lotto outlets in the country.
- Make sure to wear face mask at all times. Players without face mask will not be allowed to play 6/42 Lotto.
- Observe social distancing at all times while in the lotto outlet.
- Use your own ball pen.
- Use the tray provided when handing out your play card and payment.
- Use alcohols or disinfectants before you leave the outlet.
- Use the trash bins provided to discard used bet slips and/or old lotto tickets.
PCSO Lotto 6/42 System Bets – Learn How to Increase your Chances of Winning the Jackpot
You can increase 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 generates several combinations of your chosen numbers.
These are the options available if you want to play system bets- System 7, System 8, System 9, System 10, System 11, System 12 and System 5-Roll (System 5R).
A total of seven (7) combinations are generated in System 7 because a player who chooses this option would have to mark seven (7) numbers. In System 8, on the other hand, 28 combinations are generated because the player will have to pick a total of eight (8) numbers out of the numbers 1 to 42.
The more numbers picked, the higher the number of combinations created. Same rule applies in System 9, System 10, System 11 and in System 12.
With regard to System 5R, the player selects five (5) numbers instead of six. These 5 numbers are automatically matched with the remaining thirty-seven (37) numbers, producing 37 six-number combinations in all.
Please remember that your overall ticket cost will be much higher in system bets due to the higher number of combinations you will bet on. The total ticket cost shall be PhP 20 times the number of combinations created.
Refer to the table below for more information on total ticket cost for every PCSO Lotto 6/42 system play.
PCSO Major Draws Jackpot Prize Update
Below is a recap of the latest jackpot prize of the major lotto draws of PCSO as of today, August 21, 2021.
|Lotto Draw||Latest Winning Numbers||Jackpot Estimate|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||37-54-14-51-48-05||Php 212 Million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||43-45-06-08-27-13||Php 72.5 Million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||26-09-33-42-36-24||Php 92.2 Million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||38-41-37-05-25-30||Php 28 Million|
|Lotto 6/42||42-03-41-19-01-07||Php 32.9 Million|
Note: We regularly modify the list above after the article is published to indicate the latest daily jackpot prizes.
Lotto 6/42 FAQs – All Questions about Philippine Lotto 6/42 Answered here
How do I win a prize in 6/42 Lotto?
In Lotto 6/42, you win a prize by getting at least three (3) out of the six (6) winning numbers. More matching number means bigger prizes for you.
If you match three (3) out of six (6), you receive PhP 20. Four (4) out of six (6) gives you a prize equal to PhP 800 while five (5) out of six (6) gives you a prize equal to PhP 24,000.
Matching all the winning numbers gives you the jackpot prize worth no less than PhP 5.9 Million.
You can increase your chances of hitting the jackpot by choosing up to 12 numbers using a system bet. This type of bet produces a higher number of combinations which ranges from 7 to 924 combinations.
You can choose from seven available system plays. These are the System 5R and System 7 up to System 12.
Ticket price is PhP 20 multiplied by the total number of created combinations.
What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, August 21, 2021?
The following are the PCSO draws slated for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, Lotto 6/42, and Grand Lotto 6/55.
Check the detailed PCSO lotto schedule here.
Where can I get updated PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results today?
What are the odds of winning the jackpot in Lotto 6/42?
The chances of winning the jackpot in Lotto 6/42 is 1 in 5,245,786.
What does DST stand for?
DST or Documentary Stamp Tax is a 20% tax levied on lotto ticket prices by the government by virtue of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law (TRAIN Law).
PCSO commenced adding 20% DST on the prices of its tickets when the law came into effect in 2018. Accordingly, 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 went up from PhP 20 to PhP 24.
On July 18, 2020, PCSO returned the price of its major lotto games to Php 20.
Do I win anything if I match only 2 numbers in 6/42 Lotto?
The following are the updated prize structure for 6/42 Lotto:
- 6 of 6 numbers – Jackpot
- 5 of 6 numbers – 24,000 Pesos
- 4 of 6 numbers – 800 Pesos
- 3 of 6 numbers – 100 Pesos
Getting one or two winning numbers has no equivalent prize.
Prizes 10,000 Pesos and below are exempted from the 20% tax imposed under the TRAIN Law.
Does PCSO have lotto draws during holidays?
PCSO normally cancels its lotto draws during regular holidays such as December 25 (Christmas), January 1 (New Year), Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Black Saturday, and Easter Sunday. In other special holidays such as December 24 (Christmas Eve) and December 31 (New Year’s Eve), PCSO modifies its draw schedule in such a manner that all draws are finished early in the day.
Can I return my 6/42 Lotto ticket?
PCSO Lotto 6/42 tickets, once generated, can no longer be modified. Hence, players are advised to examine their tickets before leaving the outlet. Players are responsible for verifying the information printed on their tickets.
Where do I go to claim my 6/42 Lotto Prize?
Are you one of today’s PCSO Lotto 6/42 winners? Congratulations!
To claim PCSO Lotto 6/42 winnings below PhP 5,000, proceed to the nearest authorized lotto outlet or nearest 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.
Click here for a more complete guide on claiming your Lotto prize.
PCSO Updates and Official Announcements
March 10, 2021– PCSO reminds the public to not to patronize persons and entities pretending to be employees of PCSO and luring them to buy tickets online using their platform. To date, PCSO has no online betting platform yet whether through an app, text or calls.
January 6, 2021– PCSO announces the resumption of 6D and 4D 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– PCSO announces the return of the PhP 20 ticket price of its major lotto games. Prices were previously raised to PhP 24 after the TRAIN Act took effect.
Get more updates and past official announcements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News page.
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).
Go here for detailed procedure in availing financial help through this program.
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