6/42 LOTTO RESULT Today, March 17, 2022 – Official Results

6/42 Lotto Result March 17, 2022 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announces today the verified and most recent Lotto 6/42 winning combination at 9pm.

6/42 lotto result today is updated here immediately after the actual draw.

Here are the official and most recent 6/42 Lotto result for March 17, 2022:

Draw:6/42 PCSO Lotto
Date:March 17, 2022
Today’s Results (in any order): 22-05-20-01-25-07
Jackpot: PhP 15,031,175.20
Today’s Jackpot Winners: 0 Winner(s)

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The person who gets the 6/42 Lotto winning combination above in any order takes home the million peso jackpot prize tonight!

6/42 Lotto jackpot starts at Php 5.9 Million making it one of most popular lottery operated by PCSO since its introduction in 1995. The jackpot climbs up after each draw until a lucky bettor matches the winning combination in any order. Your odds of hitting the jackpot 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 is also operating digit games in the country. Proceed here to get the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result along with multi-million peso 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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Updated 6/42 Lotto Prizes

The prize that each winner receives depend on the total number of winners as well as gross sales. PCSO employs a prize system for 6/42 Lotto based on this pari mutuel system.

The following are the different prizes for each range of the Lotto 6/42 payout table:

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

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

Previous PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The following list contains the 6/42 winning number combination for the previous 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 reflect the most recent Lotto 6/42 winning results.

Go to our 6/42 Lotto Result History page for a detailed summary of past winning numbers.

How to Play 6/42 Lotto

Before you go any further, please note that you need to be at least 18 years old to play.

These are the complete instructions when playing PCSO Lotto 6/42:

  1. Go to a lottery outlet authorized by PCSO near you and get the PCSO Lotto 6/42 play card.
  2. Pick six (6) numbers between 1 to 42. These numbers will be your 6/42 Lotto combination.
  3. Mark the Lucky Pick (LP) option in case you have no combination in mind. This option allows the system to automatically pick the numbers for you.
  4. Improve your odds of hitting the jackpot using the 6/42 Lotto System Play.
  5. For multiple draws, choose the number of succeeding draws you want to join in the Draw section.
  6. Pay the ticket price and get your generated ticket once done.
  7. View the 6/42 Lotto Result right after the scheduled draw to see if your ticket matches the winning number combination.

PCSO Lotto 6/42 ticket costs PhP 20 per number combination. This amount is inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

Make sure to sign the back portion of the the Lotto 6/42 ticket after placing your bet and to keep the ticket in a safe and dry place.

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

Consolation or low tier prizes are also available for anyone who matched 5 out of 6 down to 3 out of 6 numbers.

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

Amidst this pandemic, PCSO imposed the following guidelines in all lotto outlets nationwide.

  1. Wear your face mask at all times. No Facemask-No Betting scheme shall be observed at all outlets in the country.
  2. Always observe one (1) meter physical distance from one another.
  3. Bring your own ball pen.
  4. Put the bet slips and cash in the tray provided by the outlet to reduce physical contact.
  5. Use the hand sanitizer, alcohols or disinfectant provided before you leave the outlet.
  6. Avoid littering and throw away used bet card or old lotto tickets in the trash bins.

Lotto 6/42 System Bets – Learn How to Increase your Odds of Winning

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 produces several combinations of your chosen numbers.

If you want to play system bets, these are the options you can select from- System 5-Roll (System 5R), System 7, System 8, System 9, System 10, System 11 and System 12.

With System 7, a bettor marks seven (7) numbers which creates a total of seven (7) combinations. In System 8, the bettor marks eight (8) numbers, creating a total of 28 combinations.

In short, more and more number combinations are generated as the choosen numbers increase. This same rule applies to the rest of the remaining system plays.

With regard to System 5R, you only choose five (5) numbers and if your 5 numbers match the winning combination, you automatically win the jackpot. This is because in System 5R, the 5 numbers you have picked are automatically partnered with each of the remaining 37 digits in the bet slip, generating a total of 37 combinations.

Please remember that your overall bet cost will be much higher in system plays because of the higher number of combinations you will place your bet on. The overall ticket cost shall be PhP 20 multiplied by the number of combinations produced.

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

6/42 Lotto System Play
The PCSO Lotto 6/42 System Bets increases your odds of hitting the jackpot.

Major Lotto Draws Jackpot Prize Update from PCSO

These are the up-to-date jackpot prize of the major lotto draws of PCSO as of today, March 17, 2022.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5803-43-16-07-23-40Php 77.7 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5531-11-45-07-54-08Php 91.7 Million
Super Lotto 6/4943-35-49-17-30-15Php 15.8 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4522-31-02-20-25-21Php 25.1 Million
Lotto 6/4215-20-33-37-10-02Php 11.6 Million

Note: We routinely modify the table above after the article is posted to illustrate the latest daily jackpot prizes.

Aside from Lotto 6/42, PCSO also facilitates today the draws for 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, and Super Lotto 6/49.

Lotto 6/42 FAQs – All Questions about PCSO Lotto 6/42 Answered here

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

You win a prize by matching at least three (3) numbers of the drawn 6/42 Lotto number combination. The more matching numbers, the bigger the prizes you will get.

If you got three (3) out of six (6), you win 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 equal to PhP 24,000.

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

Increase your chances of winning using a system bet. This option allows you to mark up to 12 numbers instead of just 6, thereby generating a larger number of combinations.

The system plays you can choose from are the System 5-Roll and System 7 up to System 12.

Ticket price is PhP 20 multiplied by the overall number of created combinations.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, March 17, 2022?

These are the PCSO draws scheduled for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, Lotto 6/42, and Super Lotto 6/49.

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

How to check the most recent PCSO Lotto 6/42 winning numbers for 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.

How many combinations are there in System 12 for 6/42 Lotto?

System 12 is the Philippine Lotto 6/42 system play that lets players to choose a total of twelve (12) numbers instead of the typical six (6) numbers. This play type generates 924 combinations in all and costs PhP 18,480 (Php 20 x 924 combinations).

To play System 12, simply pick your preferred 12-number combination and then mark the number 12 in the SYS section of the 6/42 Lotto bet slip.

How do I Play PCSO Lotto 6/42 System 8?

System 8 is the PCSO Lotto 6/42 system bet that allows players to select a total of eight (8) numbers instead of the default six (6) numbers. This play type produces 28 combinations in all and costs PhP 560 (Php 20 x 28 combinations).

To play System 8, just pick your preferred 8-number combination and then mark the number 8 in the SYS panel of the 6/42 Lotto bet card.

How much is a Lotto 6/42 ticket?

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

Will there be any lotto draw during Holy Week?

PCSO generally 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 adjusts its draw schedule so that all draws are finished early in the day.

How much does a Lotto System 10 ticket cost?

System 10 is the National Lotto 6/42 system bet that allows bettors to pick a total of ten (10) numbers instead of the default six (6) numbers. This play type creates 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 column of the 6/42 Lotto bet card.

Where do I claim PCSO Lotto 6/42 Prizes?

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

To claim Lotto 6/42 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 any PCSO branch office.

Lotto prizes 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.

Access this page for a more exact steps on how to claim your Lotto winnings.

Latest News and Press Releases from PCSO

March 10, 2021– PCSO discourages everyone from purchasing tickets from entities claiming to be part of a supposed PCSO ‘online’ betting platform. PCSO said it does not have any such platform yet.

January 6, 2021– PCSO announces the resumption of 4D and 6D Lotto draws.

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– PCSO announces the return of the PhP 20 ticket price of its major games. Prices were previously raised to PhP 24 after the TRAIN Law took effect.

See more news and other press releases 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 step-by-step procedure in availing financial help through this program.

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