6/45 LOTTO RESULT Friday, March 18, 2022 – PCSO Lotto

6/45 Lotto Result March 18, 2022 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) released the verified and complete Mega Lotto winning results at 9pm today.

Updates of the 6/45 lotto result today are posted below as the official draw happens.

These are the official and updated 6/45 Lotto result for March 18, 2022:

Draw:Mega Lotto 6/45
Date:March 18, 2022
Today’s Results (in any order): 17-07-34-26-22-18
Jackpot Prize: PhP 24,251,020.20
Jackpot Winners Today: 0 Winner(s)

Reload this page to get updated results or proceed to our 6/45 Lotto Result History page for past results or here for other lotto result today.

See also the following LATEST official results today:

Any bettor who gets the 6/45 Lotto winning combination above in any order wins the multi-million jackpot prize tonight!

With a starting amount of 8.9 Million, the Mega Lotto 6/45 jackpot rises to mind-blowing amounts whenever nobody is lucky enough to match all the six winning numbers drawn by PCSO. The odds of hitting the jackpot are 1 in 8,145,060, one of the lowest among the lotto games offered by PCSO. However, this does not discourage lotto players from trying their luck every draw. 6/45 Lotto has in fact emerged as one of the favorite lottery in the Philippines since its creation in 1997.

PCSO conducts Megalotto draws on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays except during major holidays when draws are regularly suspended.

PCSO likewise conducts 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 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 6/45 Mega Lotto Prizes

PCSO employs pari mutel system in computing Mega Lotto 6/45 prizes. This means that the actual prize that each winner will receive depends on the gross sales and number of winners on a certain prize rank.

Here are the different prizes for each tier of the Mega Lotto 6/45 payout structure:

  • In case your combination matches six (6) out of the six (6) winning numbers in any order, you take home the jackpot for the Megalotto 6/45 game. Starting jackpot is PhP 8,910,000 but this amount grows larger every time no one gets the jackpot.
  • A second prize of PhP 32,000 awaits those who will match five (5) out of the six (6) number drawn.
  • In case your combination matches four (4) out of the six (6) numbers drawn, you take home a fixed amount of PhP 1,000.
  • If your combination matches three (3) out of the six (6) numbers drawn, you get PhP 30.

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

Previous 6/45 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

These are the 6/45 winning number combination for the previous seven draws.

Lotto 6/45 DrawWinning NumbersJackpot
June 9, 2021
June 7, 202132-11-15-37-12-17Php 15.3 Million
June 4, 202129-32-02-27-06-43Php 12.1 Million
June 2, 202125-03-31-33-02-10Php 9.2 Million
May 31, 202139-17-38-23-08-33Php 8.9 Million
May 28, 202142-33-11-23-14-27Php 8.9 Million
May 26, 202123-43-29-32-36-04Php 181.6 Million

We update the list above on a regular basis. It should show the 6/45 Mega Lotto winning results beyond this article’s posting date.

Proceed to our 6/45 Lotto Result History section for a detailed summary of previous winning combinations posted by PCSO.

How to Play Lotto 6/45

Before you go any further, remember that you must be at least 18 years old to play.

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

  1. Go to a lotto agent authorized by PCSO near you and grab the Mega Lotto 6/45 play slip.
  2. Pick a combination of six (6) numbers from one (1) to Forty-Five (45) in each column of the play card.
  3. If you cannot think of any number combination, choose Lucky Pick (LP) to have the system pick the numbers for you.
  4. You can also pick up to twelve (12) numbers using the 6/45 Lotto System Play to raise your chances of hitting the jackpot.
  5. For multiple draws, mark the number of succeeding draws you want to join in the Draw panel.
  6. Give your play slip and payment to the teller and get your printed ticket once printed.
  7. After the draw, check the 6/45 Lotto Result to verify if you won the prize.

One 6/45 Mega Lotto combination costs PhP 20, inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

Make sure to sign the back of the your Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket after placing your bet and to store the ticket in a safe and dry place.

Do not iron, fold, wet or tamper with your Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket. Tickets are heat-sensitive and they have to be validated by the machine before you can claim your prize.

Megalotto 6/45 give players three chances per week to become a MILLIONAIRE! Every MONDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY.

Additional Health and Safety Guidelines to be Followed when Playing 6/45 Lotto

During this time of pandemic, PCSO requires 6/45 Lotto players to abide by the guidelines below when transacting in all lotto outlets nationwide.

  1. Always wear your face mask. Bettors with no face mask will not be permitted to place 6/45 Lotto bets.
  2. Follow social distancing at all times while in the outlet.
  3. Bring your own ball pen.
  4. Use the money tray to lessen physical contact.
  5. Sanitize your hands before and after betting. Alcohol or hand sanitizers are available in the betting area.
  6. Put away your used play card and non-winning tickets into the trash can.

6/45 Mega Lotto System Bets – How to Improve the Chances of Winning the Jackpot

You can increase your chances of winning the jackpot through 6/45 Lotto System Bets. This advanced option allows you to pick more than the usual six (6) numbers and creates numerous combinations of your chosen numbers.

The available system bets in 6/45 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 bettor who picks this option would need to choose seven (7) numbers. In System 8, on the other hand, 28 combinations are generated because the bettor will need to mark a total of eight (8) numbers out of the numbers 1 to 45.

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 the case of System 5-Roll, a bettor marks only five (5) numbers and—for the sixth number—pairs these off with each of the remaining forty (40) numbers, creating a total of 40 six-number combinations.

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

Refer to the table below for more information on overall ticket cost per Megalotto 6/45 system bet.

6/45 Lotto System Play
You can increase your odds of winning the jackpot with the Mega Lotto 6/45 System Plays.

Major Lotto Draws Jackpot Prize Update from PCSO

These are the latest jackpot prize of the major lottery draws of PCSO as of today, March 18, 2022.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5820-22-09-54-06-19Php 100 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5546-23-42-13-53-52Php 129.3 Million
Super Lotto 6/4922-32-02-38-25-33Php 18.2 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4527-04-10-37-39-34Php 45.3 Million
Lotto 6/4213-29-26-11-12-34Php 30.2 Million

Note: We regularly modify the table above after the article is posted to illustrate the most recent daily jackpot prizes.

Along with Mega Lotto 6/45, PCSO also facilitates today the draws for 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, and Ultra Lotto 6/58.

6/45 Lotto FAQs – Everything you Need to Know about 6/45 Megalotto

What are the ways to win in 6/45 Lotto?

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

If you match three (3) out of six (6), you get PhP 30. Four (4) out of six (6) wins you a fixed prize equal to PhP 1,000 while five (5) out of six (6) gives you a prize worth PhP 32,000.

Getting all the numbers wins you the jackpot prize worth at least PhP 8.9 Million.

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

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

Ticket price shall depend on the total number of generated combinations.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, March 18, 2022?

These are the PCSO games scheduled for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, Mega Lotto 6/45, and Ultra Lotto 6/58.

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

Where to find the latest Lotto 6/45 result today?

You can find the latest 6/45 Lotto result today here, or through our online social media accounts in Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. You can also watch the draws live at PTV Channel 4.

Who are permitted to play 6/45 Lotto?

PCSO only allows persons 18 years old and above to play the 6/45 Mega Lotto. Aside from the age requirement, some limitations such as the No Mask-No Betting policy are also in place owing to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

What if I made a mistake in marking my 6/45 Lotto numbers?

To cancel or disregard a specific Megalotto 6/45 entry, mark the VOID directly below it before handing over the playing card to the teller.

Please note that you can only void your Lotto 6/45 entry before purchasing the ticket. Any 6/45 Lotto number combination that has been accepted by the computer can no longer be canceled or voided.

How do I Play Mega Lotto 6/45 System 7?

System 7 lets you to select a seven (7) number combination instead of the usual combination composed of six (6) numbers. This type of Mega Lotto 6/45 system bet creates a total of seven combinations and costs PhP 140 (Php 20 x 7 combinations).

To play System 7, simply select your preferred 7-number combination and then mark the number 7 in the SYS panel of the 6/45 Lotto bet slip.

How many 6/45 Mega Lotto draws are held per week?

PCSO is conducting 6/45 Mega Lotto draws three times a week every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9:00 PM at the PCSO draw court in Mandaluyong City.

What is the price of an Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket?

A player can purchase the 6/45 Mega Lotto 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 claim Mega Lotto 6/45 Prizes?

If you are one of the winners of 6/45 Megalotto today, we recommend that you refer to the information below.

To claim Mega Lotto prizes below PhP 5,000, go to the authorized lotto outlet or PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.

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 head office located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvd. corner Priceton St., Mandaluyong City.

Click here to learn how you can claim your winnings.

PCSO Official Announcements & Press Statements

March 10, 2021– PCSO alerts the betting public against purchasing tickets from alleged PCSO employees through a supposed ‘online’ betting platform. The agency confirms it has no such system yet in place that will support such transactions.

January 6, 2021– PCSO announces the resumption of 6D and 4D 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 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 updates and other official announcements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News section.

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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