Maryland Lottery Numbers and Results
Looking for Maryland Lottery Numbers and Results? Established by a popular vote, the Maryland Lottery launched ticket sales in 1973. Click here to see the latest Maryland lottery numbers and results.
Since then, the lottery has offered several popular games and produced big winners in the state. In 2012, a three-member lottery pool won a Mega Millions jackpot worth $656 million.
Maryland is one of the few U.S. states that allows its lottery winners to remain anonymous. The lottery provides funding for public health and safety, education, human resources, and environmental initiatives throughout the state. To date, billions of dollars have been paid out in prizes and to various state causes.
How long do I have to collect my winnings?
You have to redeem your ticket within 182 days from the date of the draw.
Can I remain anonymous if I win a lottery prize?
Yes. Anyone who wins a prize in the state has the right to keep their identity a secret. The Maryland Lottery doesn’t release a winner’s photo or name without consent. However, the lottery encourages jackpot winners to celebrate by posing for photos for the press.
Where do Maryland Lottery funds go?
Profits generated by the Maryland Lottery go toward the state’s general fund, which helps fund public education, safety, and health services as well as other state services and programs.
How old must I be to play the Maryland lottery?
You must be 18 or older to purchase and redeem lottery tickets.
Can I purchase tickets by mail, phone, or online?
Yes. You can buy subscriptions online for Cash4Life, Multi-Match, Mega Millions, and Powerball.
What lottery games can I play in Maryland?
You can choose from Pick 3, Pick 4, Cash4Life, Mega Millions, Multi-Match, Powerball, 5 Card Cash, and Bonus Match 5.
Are Maryland Lottery prizes taxable?
Lottery winnings in Maryland are subject to both state and federal income taxes. For prizes between $500 and $5,000, you must file a Maryland Payment Voucher Form and pay taxes on those winnings within 60 days of receiving the prize. See the Tax Information section for more details.
Can I buy lottery tickets in advance?
Yes. You can purchase tickets for multiple consecutive draws. Check out our Advanced Draws section for more information.
What happens if my ticket is lost, stolen, or damaged?
The Maryland Lottery isn’t responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged lottery tickets. Always sign the back of your ticket and keep it safe. If someone else picks up your winning ticket and you haven’t signed it, they can claim the prize.
Here’s the process for claiming Maryland Lottery prizes.
In-person claims require an appointment. Visit the Maryland Lottery website to schedule your appointment.
When playing online, if you win more than $600 in one draw, the Maryland Lottery will contact you by email with instructions on how to claim.
To claim winnings at Maryland casinos, you must be at least 21 years of age.
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To claim a prize by mail, send the signed winning ticket, a completed claim form, and a copy of your ID to:
Maryland Lottery Customer Resource Center
1800 Washington Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21230
Keep a copy of all claim documents for your records.
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