6/42 LOTTO RESULT January 4, 2022 – Latest Result Today

6/42 Lotto Result January 4, 2022 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) today released the official and most recent 6/42 Lotto winning results at 9pm.

Get the 6/42 lotto result today here during the actual draw.

The following are the official and up-to-date 6/42 Lotto result for January 4, 2022:

Draw:6/42 Lotto
Date:January 4, 2022
Today’s Results (in any order): 12-16-08-11-01-18
Jackpot: PhP 38,829,392.80
Today’s Jackpot Winners: 0 Winner(s)

Refresh this page to get updated results or proceed to our 6/42 Lotto Result History page for past results or here for other lotto result today.

See also the following UPDATED official results today:

In case you match the 6/42 Lotto number combination above in any order, you take home the multi-million jackpot prize tonight!

Lotto 6/42 is one of the popular multi-million peso lotto draws from PCSO since its inception in 1995. Its starting jackpot is PhP 5.9 Million. This amount gets higher and higher until someone hits the jackpot. In PCSO Lotto 6/42, the odds of winning the jackpot prize are 1 in 5,245,786.

Lotto 6/42 draws happen every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday except when draws are suspended by PCSO due to a major public holiday.

PCSO likewise holds digit games nationwide. View the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result together with the five jackpot-bearing games 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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Updated Prizes for 6/42 Lotto

Prizes in PCSO Lotto 6/42 are split proportionately to the winners of each prize level. This is the reason why the minor prizes are sometimes lower than the advertized amount.

Below is the updated 6/42 Lotto payout structure:

  • In case you matched six (6) numbers of the winning combination in any order, you take home the latest jackpot prize for Lotto 6/42. Its initial jackpot begins at PhP 5,940,000.
  • Matching five (5) out of the six (6) drawn numbers gives you a second prize worth PhP 24,000.
  • In case you got four (4) numbers of the winning combination, you receive a fixed amount of PhP 800.
  • Matching three (3) out of the six (6) numbers drawn wins you a prize of PhP 20.

A 20% tax will be automatically deducted from your prizes if its total amount exceeds PhP 10,000.

Previous PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The following list shows the 6/42 winning 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

We routinely modify the list above after the article is posted to indicate the most recent Lotto 6/42 winning numbers.

Our 6/42 Lotto Result History section also shows an extensive compilation of previous winning combinations.

How to Play Lotto 6/42

Before proceeding further, remember that only 18 years old and above are allowed to play.

Follow these detailed instructions to learn how to play this PCSO lotto game:

  1. Go to the nearest authorized PCSO lottery agent and look for a betting card with PCSO Lotto 6/42 logo.
  2. Pick six (6) numbers between 1 to 42. These digits will be your 6/42 Lotto combination.
  3. If you can’t think of any number combination, mark Lucky Pick (LP) to have the system pick the numbers for you.
  4. Optionally select one of the options under the 6/42 Lotto System Play. With this option, you can mark more than the regular six number combination.
  5. If you want to join multiple draws, mark the number of succeeding draws in the Draw panel.
  6. Give your play slip and payment to the cashier and get your printed ticket once printed.
  7. After the draw, see the 6/42 Lotto Result to verify if you won the prize.

PCSO Lotto 6/42 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 the PCSO Lotto 6/42 ticket. Keep it in a secure and dry place.

Your 6/42 Lotto ticket must be machine-validated before you can claim your prize. Hence, do not iron, fold, wet or tamper with your ticket.

If the selected 6-number combination in your ticket matches the officially drawn 6-winning number combination you win the jackpot prize. However, if more than one player picks the same winning 6-number combination, the jackpot will be divided equally among the jackpot winners.

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

In light of the on-going pandemic, 6/42 Lotto bettors must observe the following rules and regulations imposed at all outlets when buying tickets to ensure that the minimum health and safety standards are met.

  1. Make sure to wear face mask at all times. Bettors with no face mask will not be permitted to purchase 6/42 Lotto tickets.
  2. Follow physical distancing when placing 6/42 Lotto bets.
  3. Use your own ball pen when buying lotto tickets.
  4. Use the money tray to decrease contact.
  5. Apply alcohols or disinfectants before you leave the lotto outlet.
  6. Throw away your used betting card and old lotto tickets into the trash bin.

National Lotto 6/42 System Bets – Ways 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.

The available system bets in 6/42 Lotto are System 5-Roll (System 5R), System 7, System 8, System 9, System 10, System 11 and System 12.

A total of seven (7) combinations are generated in System 7 because a player who chooses this option would need to pick seven (7) numbers. In System 8, on the other hand, 28 combinations are produced because the bettor will have to select a total of eight (8) numbers out of the numbers 1 to 42.

The more numbers selected, the higher the number of combinations created. Same rule applies in System 9, System 10, System 11 and in System 12.

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

Note that the higher the number of combinations, the higher the total ticket cost will be. The total ticket cost is PhP 20 times the number of combinations generated.

See the complete details of Lotto 6/42 system bets below.

6/42 Lotto System Play
The odds of matching the 6/42 Lotto Result Today from PCSO grow with the PCSO Lotto 6/42 System Bets.

Latest Jackpot Prize of Major PCSO Draws

As of today, January 4, 2022, the following are the up-to-date jackpot prize of the major lotto games of PCSO.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5843-26-46-52-32-14Php 57.2 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5501-39-02-24-16-33Php 49.1 Million
Super Lotto 6/4922-39-27-14-40-20Php 114.5 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4524-08-25-32-12-30Php 8.9 Million
Lotto 6/4212-16-08-11-01-18Php 38.8 Million

Note: The table above is updated on a daily basis and should indicate the latest daily jackpot prizes beyond this article’s posting date.

Aside from Lotto 6/42, PCSO also facilitates 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 – All Questions about PCSO Lotto 6/42 Answered here

How can I win prizes in PCSO Lotto 6/42?

You win a prize in Lotto 6/42 by matching at least three (3) winning numbers in any order. Bigger prizes awaits those who will get four (4), five (5) or six (6) winning numbers.

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

If you got all the six (6) winning numbers correctly, you take home the jackpot prize of no less than PhP 5.94 Million.

You can increase your chances of winning the jackpot by choosing up to 12 numbers using a system bet. This type of bet generates a bigger number of combinations which ranges from 7 to 924 combinations.

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

Ticket price shall be based on the overall number of generated combinations.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, January 4, 2022?

These are the PCSO games scheduled 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 detailed daily schedule of PCSO lotto draws here.

Where to find the latest Lotto 6/42 result today?

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

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 select your intended number of advanced plays in the DRAW section of the bet slip. Your PCSO Lotto 6/42 entry shall then be played multiple times according to the number of draws you chose.

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

Who are permitted to play 6/42 Lotto?

PCSO only allows persons aged 18 and above to play the 6/42 Lotto. Aside from the age requirement, some restrictions such as the No Mask-No Betting system are also in place owing to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Does PCSO conduct draws during Christmas and New year?

PCSO generally suspends 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 shortens its draw schedule in such a manner that all draws are finished early in the afternoon.

Are 6/42 Lotto winnings tax-exempt?

Lotto 6/42 prizes exceeding PhP 10,000 are subject to the 20% tax as mandated by the TRAIN Act.

PCSO Lotto 6/42 winnings PhP 10,000 and below are tax-free.

What is the price of an PCSO Lotto 6/42 ticket?

A bettor can purchase the Lotto 6/42 ticket for 20 Pesos per combination at any authorized PCSO lotto outlet. This amount is inclusive of the Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

Where do I go to claim my 6/42 Lotto Prize?

If you are one of the lucky winners of Lotto 6/42 today, we advise that you refer to the information below.

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

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

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.

Proceed here to learn how you can claim your Lotto prize.

Latest News and Press Statements from PCSO

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

January 6, 2021– PCSO resumes its 4-Digit and 6-Digit Lotto draws.

July 20, 2020– PCSO announces the resumption of its lotto operation starting August 4, 2020.

July 18, 2020– PCSO reverts to the original ticket prices of its all major games. Ticket prices were previously raised to PhP 24 following the implementation of the TRAIN Act.

Read 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).

Go here for step-by-step procedure in availing financial help through this program.

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