6/45 Lotto Result May 5 2021

6/45 Lotto Result May 5, 2021 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced the official and complete Mega Lotto 6/45 results today at 9pm.

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

The following is the confirmed and complete 6/45 Lotto result for May 5, 2021:

Draw:6/45 Mega Lotto
Date:May 5, 2021
Offical Results (in any order): 02-31-11-03-32-23
Updated Jackpot Prize: Php 126,820,017.60
Jackpot Winners Today: 0 Winner(s)

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

The person who gets the 6/45 Lotto number combination above in any order grabs the jackpot prize tonight!

See also the following UPDATED official results today:

With a starting amount of 8.91 Million, the Megalotto 6/45 jackpot grows to mind-blowing amounts whenever nobody is lucky enough to match the winning combination 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 aficionados from trying their luck every draw. 6/45 Lotto has in fact become one of the favorite lottery in the Philippines since its inception in 1997.

Official 6/45 Megalotto draws happen every Monday, Wednesday and Friday except when draws are canceled by PCSO due to a major public holiday.

PCSO likewise conducts digit games in the country. View the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result along with five major lotto 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 Prizes for Mega Lotto 6/45

The prize that each winner gets depend on the aggregate number of winners as well as gross sales. PCSO employs a payout structure for Mega Lotto 6/45 based on this pari mutuel wagering system.

The following is the Megalotto 6/45 payout structure:

  • If you got six (6) numbers of the winning number combination in any order, you hit the current jackpot prize for the Lotto 6/45 game. The top prize begins at PhP 8,910,000.
  • In case your number matches five (5) out of the six (6) drawn numbers, you win a second prize worth PhP 32,000.
  • If you matched four (4) of the six (6) drawn numbers, you take home a prize of PhP 1,000.
  • In case you got three (3) of the six (6) drawn numbers, you get a prize of PhP 30.

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

Previous 6/45 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The table below contains the 6/45 winning number combination for the previous seven draws.

Lotto 6/45 DrawWinning NumbersJackpot
May 5, 202102-31-11-03-32-23Php 126.8 Million
May 3, 202120-33-43-18-27-34Php 123.1 Million
April 30, 202105-17-16-24-18-38Php 119.4 Million
April 28, 202101-02-45-05-42-15Php 116 Million
April 26, 202110-09-15-39-43-32Php 112.7 Million
April 23, 202121-28-44-02-07-26Php 109.3 Million
April 21, 202136-09-38-41-28-30Php 106.1 Million

We regularly modify the list above after the article is published to indicate the latest 6/45 Megalotto winning numbers.

View our 6/45 Lotto Result History section for a detailed summary of past winning combinations.

How to Play Lotto 6/45

Before proceeding further, please note that PCSO only allows persons 18 years old and above to play.

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

  1. Go to an authorized PCSO lottery agent and get the Mega Lotto 6/45 bet card.
  2. Select a set of six (6) numbers from one (1) to Forty-Five (45) in each column of the bet slip.
  3. Mark LP (Lucky Pick) in case you want the system to randomly pick the numbers for you.
  4. You can also raise your odds of winning through the 6/45 Lotto System Play. With this option, you can select more than the usual six (6) numbers thus increasing your total number combinations.
  5. Mark the number of succeeding draws you want to play in the Draw panel.
  6. Hand over your betting card and corresponding payment to the cashier and get your ticket once it is generated.
  7. View the 6/45 Lotto Result after the 9:00 pm live draw to verify if your ticket matches the winning number combination.

Each 6/45 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 your Megalotto ticket. Store it in a safe and dry place.

Do not fold, wet, iron or tamper with your Megalotto ticket. Tickets are heat-sensitive and they need to be validated by the machine before you can claim your prize.

Watched the live Lotto draw broadcasted over PTV4 and livestreamed over pcso.gov.ph, PCSO Games Hub and Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office Official Facebook page and PCSO Official YouTube Channel at 9:00PM.

Additional PCSO Rules to be Observed when Playing 6/45 Lotto

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

  1. Put on your face mask at all times. No Facemask-No Betting scheme shall be observed at all PCSO lotto outlets in the country.
  2. Observe physical distancing at all times while in the lotto outlet.
  3. Use your own pen when purchasing lotto tickets.
  4. Use the tray provided when handing out your play card and payment.
  5. Use the alcohols, disinfectant or hand sanitizer provided before leaving the lotto outlet.
  6. Use the garbage cans provided to discard used bet slips and/or non-winning tickets.

Mega Lotto System Bets – Learn How to Improve your Odds of Winning the Jackpot

You can improve 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.

In System 7, a bettor marks seven (7) numbers which creates a total of seven (7) combinations. With System 8, on the other hand, the bettor picks a total of eight (8) numbers generating a total of 28 combinations.

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

In the case of System 5R, the bettor picks five (5) numbers instead of six. These 5 numbers are automatically matched with the remaining forty (40) numbers, producing 40 combinations in total.

Keep in mind that the higher the number of combinations, the higher the overall ticket cost will be. The total price of the ticket is PhP 20 multiplied by the number of combinations created.

Refer to the table below for more information on total ticket cost per Mega Lotto system play.

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

Major Lotto Draws Jackpot Prize Update

These are the up-to-date jackpot prize of the major lotto games of PCSO as of today, May 5, 2021.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5814-56-06-33-32-44Php 49.5 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5535-09-43-01-06-17Php 29.7 Million
Super Lotto 6/4929-03-34-16-12-46Php 15.8 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4502-31-11-03-32-23Php 126.8 Million
Lotto 6/4241-11-12-35-06-05Php 95.3 Million

Note: The table above is modified on a regular basis and should indicate the most recent daily jackpot prizes beyond this article’s posting time.

In addition to Mega Lotto 6/45, PCSO also facilitates 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 6/45 Answered here

How do I win a prize in 6/45 Mega Lotto?

You win a prize in 6/45 Megalotto by getting 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.

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

Getting all the numbers gives you the jackpot prize worth no less than PhP 8.91 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 generating a bigger number of combinations.

The system plays you can select from 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 created.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, May 5, 2021?

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

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

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

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

What is SYS 5-Roll in Lotto 6/45?

System 5R (5-Roll) is the Mega Lotto 6/45 system bet which allows you select only five (5) numbers instead of the default 6 number combination.

To complete the combination, the system automatically combines each of the remaining 40 “unmarked” numbers in the play slip to the five numbers you already picked.

This creates a total of 40 combinations and guarantees that you will get at least one (1) winning number in your combinations.

System 5R costs Php 800 (Php 20 x 40).

To play System 5-Roll, simply choose your preferred 5-number combination and then mark 5R in the SYS section of the 6/45 Lotto bet card.

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 Act (TRAIN Act).

PCSO commenced adding 20% DST on the prices of its tickets when the law took effect in 2018. Accordingly, 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 increased from PhP 20 to PhP 24.

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

Can I play Mega Lotto 6/45 in Advance?

You can play up to 5 draws in advance or a total of 6 draws including the present draw. To play in advance, just select your intended number of advanced plays in the DRAW section of the bet slip. Your 6/45 Mega Lotto combination will then be played repeatedly based on the number of draws you selected.

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

How do I Play Mega Lotto 6/45 System 8?

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

To play System 8, simply pick your preferred 8-number combination and then mark the number 8 in the SYS section of the 6/45 Lotto play card.

What if I cannot think of any Mega Lotto 6/45 number to play?

The Lucky Pick or LP option commands the computer to automatically pick the 6/45 Mega Lotto number for you if you cannot think of any number to bet on.

To use this option, just select the LP in the play card.

Where do I claim Mega Lotto 6/45 Prizes?

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

To claim Mega Lotto 6/45 prizes below PhP 5,000, go to the nearest authorized lotto outlet or nearest PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.

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

Click here to see how you can claim your prize.

PCSO Official Announcements & Press Releases

March 10, 2021– PCSO warns the betting public against buying lotto tickets from alleged PCSO employees through a supposed ‘online’ betting system. PCSO said it has no such platform yet in place that will support such transactions.

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

July 20, 2020– PCSO annouced the resumption of its lotto operations on 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 lotto games. Ticket prices were previously increased to PhP 24 following the implementation of the TRAIN Act.

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

PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program

Filipino individuals who are in need of medical financial assistance can now apply for PCSO’s Individual Medical Assistance Program (IMAP). The requests covered by this program include hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis and medicines.

Interested applicants can learn more about this program here.

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