6/42 Lotto Result May 4 2021

6/42 Lotto Result May 4, 2021 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced the official and latest Lotto 6/42 winning results at 9pm today.

Find out the 6/42 lotto result today here after the actual draw.

Here are the confirmed and up-to-date 6/42 Lotto result for May 4, 2021:

Draw:6/42 Lotto
Date:May 4, 2021
Today’s Results (in any order): 08-14-29-22-02-06
Jackpot Prize: PhP 95,387,880.60
Today’s Jackpot Winners: 0 Winner(s)

Refresh this page to get updated results or go 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:

The lucky bettor who matches the 6/42 Lotto winning combination above in any order wins the multi-million jackpot prize tonight!

Lotto 6/42 is one of the jackpot-bearing lotto operated by PCSO. It is the first of all lotto draws of PCSO and has been extremely popular among the betting public since its launch in 1995. Its jackpot starts at PhP 5.9 Million. The chances of winning the Lotto 6/42 jackpot are 1 in 5,245,786.

PCSO conducts 6/42 Lotto draws every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday except when a prior official announcement is made. Postponement of draws normally happens during major holidays.

PCSO is also holding digit games nationwide. Go here to get the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result along with five jackpot-bearing games 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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Latest Prizes for 6/42 Lotto

PCSO employs pari mutel system in determining PCSO Lotto 6/42 prizes. This means that the actual amount that each winner shall get depends on the gross sales and number of winners on a specific prize level.

Here are the prizes for Lotto 6/42 according to the PCSO:

  • If you matched six (6) numbers of the winning combination in any order, you win the jackpot prize for Lotto 6/42. Its initial jackpot starts at PhP 5,940,000.
  • If your combination matches five (5) out of the six (6) numbers drawn, you win the second prize worth PhP 24,000.
  • If you got four (4) of the six (6) winning numbers, you get a fixed amount of PhP 800.
  • A fourth prize worth PhP 20 awaits those who will get three (3) out of the six (6) number drawn.

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

Previous PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The list below shows 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

We modify the list above regularly. It should illustrate the Lotto 6/42 winning numbers beyond this article’s posting date.

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

How to Play 6/42 Lotto

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

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

  1. Go to the nearest authorized PCSO lotto agent and grab a bet slip with PCSO Lotto 6/42 logo.
  2. Choose a combination of six (6) numbers from one (1) to Forty-Two (42) in each column of the bet card.
  3. If you can’t think of any number, choose the Lucky Pick (LP) to have the computer randomly pick the numbers for you.
  4. You can also improve your chances of winning using the 6/42 Lotto System Play. With this option, you can pick more than the usual six (6) numbers thus increasing your total number combinations.
  5. Mark the number of consecutive draws you want to play in the Draw panel.
  6. Pay the ticket price and get your generated ticket once done.
  7. Check the 6/42 Lotto Result after the 9 PM live draw to know if you got the winning number combination.

One PCSO Lotto 6/42 number combination costs PhP 20, inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

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

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

Additional PCSO Regulations to be Observed when Playing 6/42 Lotto

In light of the on-going pandemic, 6/42 Lotto players must observe the following rules and regulations imposed at all PCSO lotto outlets when placing bets to ensure that the minimum health and safety protocols are met.

  1. Make sure to wear face mask at all times. Players without face mask will not be allowed to purchase 6/42 Lotto tickets.
  2. Always observe one (1) meter physical distance from each other.
  3. Use your own ball pen to decrease the risk of catching the virus.
  4. Use the tray provided when handing out your play card and payment.
  5. Apply alcohols or disinfectants before leaving the lotto outlet.
  6. Avoid littering and throw away any used play card or non-winning lotto tickets in the garbage cans.

National Lotto 6/42 System Plays – Learn How to Increase your Chances 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 generates 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 selects this option would need to select seven (7) numbers. In System 8, on the other hand, 28 combinations are generated because the player will need 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.

With regard to System 5R, the player will only need to choose five (5) numbers. The remaining (unmarked) 37 numbers will be matched with the 5 marked numbers. This creates a total of 37 combinations.

Please remember that the higher the number of combinations, the higher the total ticket cost will be. The total ticket cost is PhP 20 multiplied by the number of combinations created.

Refer to the table below for more information on total ticket cost for each PCSO Lotto 6/42 system bet.

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

Latest Jackpot Prize of Major PCSO Draws

The following is an overview of the latest jackpot prize of the major lotto draws of PCSO as of today, May 4, 2021.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5853-10-12-30-11-05Php 49.5 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5535-15-16-01-33-55Php 62.8 Million
Super Lotto 6/4923-30-33-38-21-02Php 29.3 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4534-40-08-24-36-30Php 36 Million
Lotto 6/4238-04-08-42-41-18Php 56.3 Million

Note: We routinely update the list above after the article is published to indicate the most recent daily jackpot prizes.

Along with 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.

Frequently Asked Questions – Everything you Need to Know about PCSO Lotto 6/42

How to win a prize in Lotto 6/42?

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

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

If you match all the winning numbers, you win the jackpot prize which starts at PhP 5.94 Million.

Increase your chances of winning using a system bet. This option allows you to mark up to 12 numbers rather than just 6, thereby producing a higher number of 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 times the overall number of produced combinations.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, May 4, 2021?

The following are the PCSO draws 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 see the detailed daily schedule of PCSO lotto draws here.

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

You can see the updated 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.

Can I mark more than 6 numbers in the Lotto 6/42 play slip?

You can select more than 6 numbers by playing any of the system plays for 6/42 Lotto. You can choose from System 7 (7 numbers), System 8 (8 numbers), System 9 (8 numbers), System 10 (10 numbers), System 11 (11 numbers) and System 12 (12 numbers).

You can also pick only 5 numbers using the System 5R. Take note that the total number of combinations is considered when calculating the total ticket price.

For instance, a System 7 play costs PhP 140 because it generates 7 combinations in all.

I am below 18 years old, am I allowed to play PCSO Lotto 6/42?

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

Will there be any lotto draw during Holy Week?

PCSO most of the time cancels its lotto draws during major 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 adjusts its draw schedule in such a manner that all draws are completed early in the afternoon.

How many combinations are there in System 10 for 6/42 Lotto?

System 10 is the PCSO Lotto 6/42 system bet that allows bettors to select a total of ten (10) numbers instead of the regular six (6) numbers. This play type generates 210 combinations in all and costs PhP 4,200 (Php 20 x 210 combinations).

To play System 10, simply select your preferred 10-number combination and then mark the number 10 in the SYS section of the 6/42 Lotto play card.

How do I correct the numbers I entered in the PCSO Lotto 6/42 bet slip?

To cancel or disregard a specific Lotto 6/42 number combination, mark the VOID directly below it before submitting the play card to the cashier.

Please note that you can only void your 6/42 Lotto entry before purchasing the ticket. Any Lotto 6/42 entry that has been printed by the terminal can no longer be canceled or voided.

How do I claim my Lotto 6/42 Prize?

If you won in any of the 6/42 Lotto draws today, consider these helpful tips when claiming your prize.

To claim Lotto 6/42 prizes below PhP 5,000, go to the nearest authorized lotto outlet or 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 winnings above PhP 20,000 can only be claimed at the PCSO head office located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvd. corner Priceton St., Mandaluyong City.

Proceed here for a more complete instructions on claiming your winnings.

PCSO Official Announcements & Press Releases

March 10, 2021– PCSO discourages everyone from buying tickets from persons claiming to be part of a alleged PCSO ‘online’ betting system. PCSO states it does not have any such system yet.

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

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

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

Read more news and other press statements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News page.

PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program

Individuals requiring 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 hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis and medicine costs.

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

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