6/42 LOTTO RESULT December 21, 2021 – Lotto Result Today

6/42 Lotto Result December 21, 2021 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) today announced the official and confirmed Lotto 6/42 winning numbers at 9pm.

Get the 6/42 lotto result today below immediately after the live draw.

These are the confirmed and updated 6/42 Lotto result for December 21, 2021:

Draw:Lotto 6/42
Date:December 21, 2021
Offical Results (in any order): 05-18-35-07-33-40
Jackpot: PhP 22,950,000.00
Today’s Jackpot Winners: 0 Winner(s)

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You take home the jackpot prize tonight if you match the 6/42 Lotto winning combination above in any order!

With a starting amount of 5.9 Million, the 6/42 Lotto jackpot grows to bewildering amounts each time no one is lucky enough to match the winning combination drawn by PCSO. The odds of getting the jackpot are 1 in 5,245,786, the lowest among the lotto games offered by PCSO. However, this does not dissuade lotto enthusiasts from trying their luck every draw. PCSO Lotto 6/42 has in fact emerged as one of the favorite lottery in the country since its introduction in 1995.

PCSO holds official PCSO Lotto 6/42 draws on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays except during major holidays when draws are usually postponed.

PCSO is also operating minor games in the Philippines. Click here to check the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result as well as the five multi-million peso games including 6/58 Lotto Result, 6/55 Lotto Result, 6/49 Lotto Result, 6/45 Lotto Result and 6/42 Lotto Result.

6/42 Lotto Result December 21, 2021 – Get Timely Notifications and Updates

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Updated PCSO Lotto 6/42 Prizes

PCSO employs a payout system for Lotto 6/42 based on ‘pari mutuel’ betting system. Parimutuel works by pooling all lotto bets in a given draw, then split the pool by the total number of winners.

The following are the different prizes for each tier of the PCSO Lotto 6/42 payout system:

  • In case your number matches six (6) out of the six (6) numbers drawn in any order, you win the current jackpot prize for the Lotto 6/42 game. Starting jackpot is PhP 5,940,000 but this amount grows larger every time no one gets the jackpot.
  • If you got five (5) numbers of the winning combination, you take home the second prize in the amount of PhP 24,000.
  • Getting five (4) out of the six (6) numbers drawn gives you a fixed amount worth PhP 800.
  • In case you matched three (3) of the six (6) numbers drawn, you take home a prize of PhP 20.

Note that all winnings above PhP 10,000 are subject to 20% tax.

Previous 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The following are the 6/42 winning number combination for the past seven draws.

Lotto 6/42 DrawWinning NumbersJackpot
June 8 202101-07-32-42-22-38Php 5.9 Million
June 5, 202121-05-09-03-01-12Php 10 Million
June 3, 202124-40-01-32-06-14Php 7.3 Million
June 1, 202120-24-11-37-26-31Php 5.9 Million
May 29, 202127-41-24-13-26-23Php 5.9 Million
May 27, 202105-39-31-11-21-25 Php 16.7 Million
May 25, 202115-26-01-29-40-36Php 14 Million

The list above is updated after each draw and should illustrate the PCSO Lotto 6/42 results past this article’s posting time.

Proceed to our 6/42 Lotto Result History page for an extensive list of previous winning numbers.

How to Play Lotto 6/42

Before proceeding further, please remember that PCSO only allows persons 18 years old and above to play.

To play the 6/42 Lotto game, follow these detailed steps:

  1. Go to the nearest PCSO-authorized lottery agent and grab a bet slip with PCSO Lotto 6/42 logo.
  2. Mark six (6) numbers between 1 to 42. These digits will be your 6/42 Lotto combination.
  3. If you cannot think of any number combination, mark the Lucky Pick (LP) to let the system randomly choose the numbers for you.
  4. Raise your chances of hitting the jackpot through the 6/42 Lotto System Play.
  5. Mark the number of succeeding draws you want to join in the Draw section.
  6. Hand over your bet card and payment to the cashier and get your generated ticket once printed.
  7. Access the 6/42 Lotto Result after the 9:00 pm scheduled draw to verify if you won a prize.

6/42 Lotto ticket costs PhP 20 per number combination. This amount already includes the 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

Once done placing your bet, affix your signature at the back of your Lotto 6/42 ticket. Store it in a secure and dry place.

Your PCSO Lotto 6/42 ticket needs to be validated by the machine before you can claim your prize. Hence, do not tamper with, wet, fold or iron your ticket.

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.

New Health and Safety Protocols to be Observed when Playing Lotto 6/42

Amidst this pandemic, PCSO imposed the following protocol in all lotto outlets in the country.

  1. Always wear your face mask. Bettors without face mask will not be permitted to purchase 6/42 Lotto tickets.
  2. Always observe one (1) meter physical distance from each other.
  3. Bring your own pen.
  4. Use the money tray to lessen contact.
  5. Use sanitizers or disinfectants before you leave the outlet.
  6. Put away your used playing card and old tickets into the garbage bin.

Lotto 6/42 System Plays – Learn How to Improve the Odds of Winning the Jackpot

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.

The system plays available in 6/42 Lotto are 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 picks this option would need to pick seven (7) numbers. In System 8, on the other hand, 28 combinations are created because the bettor will need to select a total of eight (8) numbers out of the numbers 1 to 42.

The overall number of combinations increases as the selected numbers increase. The same rule applies for System 9, System 10, System 11 and System 12.

In System 5R, a bettor picks only five (5) numbers and—for the sixth number—pairs these off with each of the remaining thirty-seven (37) numbers, producing a total of 37 six-number combinations.

Keep in mind that your overall bet cost will be much higher in system bets due to the higher number of combinations you will place your bet on. The total ticket price shall be PhP 20 multiplied by the number of combinations produced.

The following table indicates the number of combination as well as the corresponding ticket cost for each system play.

6/42 Lotto System Play
You can improve your odds of winning the jackpot with the PCSO Lotto 6/42 System Bets.

Major Draws Jackpot Prize Update

Below is an overview of the latest jackpot prize of the major lottery games of PCSO as of today, December 21, 2021.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5816-02-18-26-14-58Php 49.5 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5515-24-08-05-10-43Php 35.5 Million
Super Lotto 6/4911-34-03-22-16-04Php 79.6 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4537-18-13-30-20-26Php 13.8 Million
Lotto 6/4205-18-35-07-33-40Php 22.9 Million

Note: We modify the table above on a daily basis. It should reflect daily jackpot prizes beyond this article’s posting date.

In addition to Lotto 6/42, PCSO also operates today the draws for 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, Super Lotto 6/49, and Ultra Lotto 6/58.

Lotto 6/42 FAQs – Everything you Need to Know about PCSO Lotto 6/42

What are the ways to win in 6/42 Lotto?

In PCSO Lotto 6/42, you win a prize by matching at least three (3) out of the six (6) winning numbers. More matching number means higher prizes for you.

If you match three (3) out of six (6), you receive PhP 20. Four (4) out of six (6) wins you a prize equal to PhP 800 while five (5) out of six (6) gives you a prize equal to PhP 24,000.

If you got all the six (6) numbers correctly, you win the jackpot prize of at least PhP 5.94 Million.

Increase your chances of winning using a system play. This option allows you to pick up to 12 numbers rather than just 6, thus generating a higher number of combinations.

You can select from seven available system plays. These are the System 5-Roll and System 7 up to System 12.

Ticket cost is PhP 20 times the overall number of generated combinations.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, December 21, 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.

Please check the new daily schedule of PCSO lotto draws here.

Where can I see the official winning combination for 6/42 Lotto today?

You can find the updated 6/42 Lotto result today here, or through our online accounts in Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. You can also watch the draws live at PTV Channel 4.

What is Lucky Pick in Lotto 6/42?

The Lucky Pick or LP option lets the computer to automatically select the Lotto 6/42 number combination for you if you do not have any number in mind.

To use this option, just mark the LP in the bet card.

I bet on the wrong number combination in 6/42 Lotto by mistake, can I get a refund?

You cannot cancel, void or refund your Lotto 6/42 ticket once it is processed by the system. Bettors have the sole duty of checking the accuracy of the data printed on the 6/42 Lotto ticket including the number combination, bet type and amount of bet.

Thus, you need to thoroughly check all the numbers and options you selected before you submit the play card to the teller.

How many 6/42 Lotto draws can I play 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 choose your preferred number of advanced plays in the DRAW section of the bet card. Your Lotto 6/42 entry will then be played multiple times according to the number of draws you picked.

For example, if you selected 6 Draws, your chosen PCSO Lotto 6/42 combination will be valid for the six (6) consecutive Lotto 6/42 draws including the present draw.

What is SYS 7 in Lotto 6/42?

System 7 lets you to pick a seven (7) number combination instead of the usual combination composed of six (6) numbers. This type of PCSO Lotto 6/42 system bet produces a total of seven combinations and costs PhP 140 (Php 20 x 7 combinations).

To play System 7, just pick your preferred 7-number combination and then mark the number 7 in the SYS section of the 6/42 Lotto bet card.

Do I win anything if I match only 2 numbers in 6/42 Lotto?

The following are the updated payout 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

Matching one or two winning numbers has no equivalent prize.

Prizes above 10,000 Pesos are taxed at 20% while 10,000 Pesos and below are tax-free.

How to claim the 6/42 Lotto Prize?

Are you one of today’s lucky PCSO Lotto 6/42 winners? Congratulations!

To claim 6/42 Lotto winnings below PhP 5,000, go to the nearest authorized lotto outlet or nearest PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.

Lotto prizes above PhP 5,000 but not exceeding PhP 20,000 can be claimed at the nearest PCSO branch office.

Lotto prizes 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.

Visit this page for a more detailed instructions on how to claim your Lotto prize.

PCSO Updates and Official Announcements

March 10, 2021– PCSO persuades everyone from purchasing lotto tickets from persons claiming to be part of a alleged PCSO ‘online’ betting platform. The agency states it does not have any such platform yet.

January 6, 2021– PCSO 6D and 4D Lotto draws have resumed.

July 20, 2020– PCSO annouced the resumption of its lotto operations starting August 4, 2020 after months-long suspension due to COVID-19 pandemic.

July 18, 2020– All major games ticket prices are back to PhP 20. Prices were previously increased to PhP 24 as mandated under the TRAIN Act.

Get more news and past official announcements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News page.

PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program

Filipino individuals needing financial assistance to cover their medical bills and cost of medicines can now seek financial help through PCSO’s Individual Medical Assistance Program (IMAP). The program covers confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis and medicine costs.

Go here for detailed procedure in availing financial help through this program.

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