6/45 LOTTO RESULT March 16, 2022 – Mega Lotto Results 6/45

6/45 Lotto Result March 16, 2022 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) today announces the verified and latest Lotto 6/45 winning numbers at 9pm.

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

Here are the confirmed and most recent 6/45 Lotto result for March 16, 2022:

Draw:Mega Lotto 6/45
Date:March 16, 2022
Today’s Results (in any order): 43-06-38-08-22-12
Jackpot: PhP 20,481,433.00
Today’s Jackpot Winners: 0 Winner(s)

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The player who matches the 6/45 Lotto number combination above in any order takes home the multi-million jackpot prize tonight!

Introduced in 1997, 6/45 Megalotto is the latest of all lottery draws of PCSO. Jackpot starts at PhP 8.91 Million but the prize gets bigger and bigger until a lucky player matches the winning combination. The odds of winning the jackpot in 6/45 Megalotto are 1 in 8,145,060.

PCSO conducts 6/45 Mega Lotto draws on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays except during major holidays when draws are normally postponed.

PCSO is likewise operating fixed-prize games in the country. Go here to access 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 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 6/45 Mega Lotto

Prizes in 6/45 Lotto are split equally to the winners of each prize level. This is the reason why the minor prizes are most of the time lower than the standard amount.

The following are the updated prizes for 6/45 Megalotto according to the PCSO:

  • Getting six (6) out of the six (6) winning numbers in any order wins you the jackpot prize for 6/45 Mega Lotto. The jackpot prize starts at PhP 8,910,000.
  • A second prize worth PhP 32,000 awaits those who will match five (5) out of the six (6) winning numbers drawn.
  • If you got four (4) numbers of the winning combination, you get a fixed amount worth PhP 1,000.
  • If your combination matches three (3) out of the six (6) numbers drawn, you get PhP 30.

All PCSO prizes above PhP 10,000 are taxed at a rate of 20%.

Previous 6/45 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

These are the 6/45 winning 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 regularly update the list above after the article is posted to reflect the most recent Megalotto winning numbers.

This 6/45 Lotto Result History page also shows a detailed record of previous winning numbers released by PCSO.

How to Play 6/45 Mega Lotto

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

Here’s how you can play the Megalotto:

  1. Go to the nearest authorized PCSO lottery agent and get a betting card with Mega Lotto 6/45 logo.
  2. Pick a combination of six (6) numbers from one (1) to Forty-Five (45) in each column of the play card.
  3. Mark the Lucky Pick (LP) option if you have no combination in mind. This option instructs the terminal to randomly pick the number combination for you.
  4. You can also increase your odds of winning using the 6/45 Lotto System Play. With this option, you can pick more than the usual six (6) numbers thus increasing your total number combinations.
  5. If you want to play multiple draws, select the number of consecutive draws in the Draw section.
  6. Pay the total ticket price to the teller and get your printed ticket.
  7. After the draw, view the 6/45 Lotto Result to know if you won the prize.

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

Once done placing your bet, affix your signature at the back of the Lotto 6/45 ticket. Store it in a secure and dry place.

Your Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket has to be machine-validated before you can claim your prize. Hence, do not iron, fold, wet or tamper with your ticket.

How to Play: Pick six numbers from 1 to 45 or choose Lucky Pick (LP) and let the computer pick the 6-number combination for you. MegaLotto 6/45 costs P20.00 each per play per draw.

Additional Health and Safety Reminders when Playing Lotto 6/45

PCSO has implemented the rules below to be observed by 6/45 Lotto players nationwide.

  1. Always wear your face mask. Players with no face mask will not be allowed to play 6/45 Lotto.
  2. Follow social distancing at all times while in the lotto outlet.
  3. Bring your own ball pen.
  4. Put the bet slips and cash in the tray provided by the lotto outlet to reduce physical contact.
  5. Sanitize your hands before and after betting. Hand sanitizers or alcohols are available in the betting area.
  6. Avoid littering and throw away used bet slip or non-winning tickets in the trash cans.

Megalotto System Plays – Improve your Odds 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 generates 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.

In System 7, a player selects seven (7) numbers which produces a total of seven (7) combinations. With System 8, on the other hand, the player selects a total of eight (8) numbers producing a total of 28 combinations.

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

In System 5-Roll, you only need to select five (5) numbers instead of the typical six-number combination. The remaining unmarked numbers in the play slip (40 in all) will be combined with the 5 numbers you picked, thus producing 40 combinations in all.

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

See the full details of 6/45 Mega Lotto system bets below.

6/45 Lotto System Play
The odds of matching the 6/45 Lotto Result Today from PCSO improve with the Mega Lotto 6/45 System Bets.

Latest Jackpot Prize of Major PCSO Draws

Here is a recap of the latest jackpot prize of the major lotto draws of PCSO as of today, March 16, 2022.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5828-13-44-58-50-03Php 95.4 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5519-14-13-40-10-16Php 115.6 Million
Super Lotto 6/4933-22-09-44-08-27Php 15.8 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4514-32-23-10-01-12Php 36.6 Million
Lotto 6/4237-34-32-35-08-36Php 26.3 Million

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

Along with Mega Lotto 6/45, PCSO also operates today the draws for 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, and Grand Lotto 6/55.

Lotto 6/45 FAQs – All Questions about Megalotto Answered here

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

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

Getting three (3) of the winning number combination gives you PhP 30, four (4) matching numbers wins you a prize equal to PhP 1,000 while five (5) numbers wins you a fixed prize equal to PhP 32,000.

Matching all the winning numbers wins you the jackpot prize worth no less than PhP 8.9 Million.

Increase your chances of winning using a system bet. This option allows you to select up to 12 numbers rather than just 6, thus producing a larger number of combinations.

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

The cost of tickets in system plays depend on the total number of combinations generated.

What are the PCSO lotto draws for today, March 16, 2022?

These are the PCSO games slated for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, Mega Lotto 6/45, and Grand Lotto 6/55.

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

Where can I see the official winning combination for 6/45 Mega Lotto today?

You can find the updated 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.

What is SYS 11 in Lotto 6/45?

System 11 allows you to choose a eleven (11) number combination instead of the regular combination comprised of six (6) numbers. This type of Mega Lotto system play generates a total of 462 combinations and costs PhP 9,240 (Php 20 x 462 combinations).

To play System 11, simply pick your preferred 11-number combination and then mark the number 11 in the SYS section of the 6/45 Lotto play card.

How many 6/45 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 desired number of advanced plays in the DRAW section of the betting card. Your Mega Lotto combination will then be played multiple times according to the number of draws you marked.

For example, if you selected 6 Draws, your chosen 6/45 Megalotto combination will be valid for the six (6) consecutive 6/45 Megalotto draws including the present draw.

How do I choose Lucky Pick in 6/45 Mega Lotto?

The Lucky Pick or LP option lets the computer to automatically pick the Mega Lotto 6/45 number combination for you if you do not have any number in mind.

To use this option, just select the LP in the bet slip.

What is Documentary Stamps Tax?

DST or Documentary Stamp Tax is a 20% tax levied on lotto ticket prices by the government by virtue of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law (TRAIN Law).

PCSO began adding 20% DST on the prices of its tickets when the law came into force in 2018. Consequently, 2D (EZ2), 3D (Swertres), 4D and 6D Lotto ticket prices increased from PhP 10 to PhP 12 while the 6/42, 6/45, 6/49, 6/55 and 6/45 Lotto tickets went up from PhP 20 to PhP 24.

On July 18, 2020, PCSO reverted the price of its major lotto games to Php 20.

Are minors allowed to play 6/45 Mega Lotto?

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

Where do I claim Mega Lotto 6/45 Prizes?

Are you one of today’s 6/45 Megalotto winners? Congratulations!

To claim 6/45 Megalotto prizes below PhP 5,000, proceed to the nearest 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.

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 step-by-step procedure on claiming your prize.

PCSO Official Announcements & Press Statements

March 10, 2021– PCSO reminds the betting public to not to patronize persons and entities claiming to be part of PCSO and luring them to buy tickets online using their platform. To date, PCSO has no online betting system yet whether through an app, text or calls.

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

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

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

Get more news and past press releases from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News section.

PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program

Filipino 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 confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis and medicine costs.

Interested persons can learn more about this program here.

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