Upon receipt and/or authorization of payment, you should receive your ticket within 2 to 3 weeks. If you have not received your ticket(s) within that time frame, please contact the customer service line at 1 866 727-2024 for a replacement ticket(s).
While a buyer may reside outside of Ontario, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario rules state that the buyer must be physically in Ontario when purchasing a ticket.
Guidelines for purchasing a 3-Pack for $250 are as follows:
Tickets are sold in sequential order, therefore, all 3 pack ticket numbers will be sequentially numbered.
The Canadian Cancer Society dedicates 100% of the net Lottery proceeds to research into all types of cancer, which benefits people all across Ontario. Please refer to the Your Money at Work page.
No. The Canada Revenue Agency guidelines state that we are not able to issue tax receipts for the purchase of lottery tickets, since purchasing a ticket gives the purchaser the opportunity to win a prize. You CAN make a donation in addition to your ticket request and receive a tax receipt for the donation portion of your order.
No. Lottery winnings are considered a windfall and are currently not taxable in Canada.
Yes. All vehicle cash outs of are based on 93% of the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price exclusive of taxes and freight. For a complete list of car cash out values please refer to the Rules and Regulations.
Yes. The cash out alternatives are as follows:
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You must be at least 18 years old at the time of ordering. Tickets cannot be purchased in the name of a minor.
All winners would have been notified by mail, but if you'd like to check your ticket, please click here for the 2011 Fall Lottery.
Yes. Personal identification will be required to collect your prize. Your ticket is not required. If your name is drawn, you will receive a notification letter outlining the prize redemption process.
All prize winners will be notified by both telephone and by mail and all prize winners will be published in the Toronto Star and on the Canadian Cancer Society website (www.lottery.cancer.ca) on Friday, May 18, 2012.
You will receive a letter providing you with the exact details of how to claim your prize. If you have not received this letter by May 31, 2012, please contact customer service at 1 866 727-2024 or (416) 736-8417 in Toronto.
Yes. Every winning ticket goes back into the drum, so you can win more than once.
Yes. Everyone who purchases a ticket has their name entered in the draw, even if they have not received their ticket. If you have not received a ticket within three weeks of ordering, please contact customer service at 1 866 727-2024. They will confirm your purchase and send a replacement ticket at your request.
Yes. An order may be placed online! The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario has revised their regulations, which govern charitable lotteries, to allow for online ticket orders. Online ticket orders are processed through MiraTel Solutions Inc. via a secure online site.
You must be in Ontario to purchase a ticket. Some internet providers, although servicing Ontario, are not registered in Ontario. This may cause an error message when processing your order. If you are in Ontario and unable to order online, please call 866 727-2024 or (416) 736-8417 and they will be happy to assist you with your order.
Only 250,000 tickets will be offered in this Lottery.
Members of the Canadian Cancer Society, Ontario Division Provincial Board of Directors, employees of the Canadian Cancer Society, Ontario Division and registered gaming suppliers.
Only tickets cancelled before the draws begin will receive a refund for the amount that was paid for the ticket. Once the draws have begun, no refunds will be permitted.
This lottery does not present the same kind of ‘odds’ that other lotteries promote. Rather than offer thousands of little prizes and only a couple of large ones, we offer ONLY big prizes. In fact, this lottery provides Ontarians with the ‘best chance to win a big prize’, the ‘best chance to win a car’ and the ‘best chance to win $1,000,000.