New Jersey Lottery Numbers and Results
Looking for New Jersey Lottery Numbers and Results? New Jersey lottery tickets first went on sale in 1970. The state started out with a weekly jackpot game, and in the following decades added a variety of ways to play, including daily draws and instant games. Click here to see the latest New Jersey lottery numbers and results.
In 1999, New Jersey joined the multi-state game The Big Game, which was later renamed Mega Millions. The state started selling Powerball tickets in 2010.
Profits from ticket sales benefit retirement funds for the state’s public employees.
How long do I have to collect my winnings?
You have 365 days from the date of the draw to redeem your winning ticket.
Can I remain anonymous if I win a lottery prize?
Yes, New Jersey Lottery winners can remain anonymous after winning a prize.
Are New Jersey Lottery prizes taxable?
Lottery winnings in New Jersey are subject to both federal and state income taxes, and the lottery withholds a percentage of certain game winnings for tax purposes. Check our Tax Information section for more details.
What lottery games can I play in New Jersey?
New Jersey has an assortment of daily and jackpot games to choose from, including Pick-3, Pick-4, Pick-6, Cash4Life, Jersey Cash 5, Mega Millions, and Powerball.
How old do I have to be to play the New Jersey Lottery?
You must be 18 or older to purchase and redeem lottery tickets.
Can I purchase tickets for more than one draw in advance?
Yes. You can purchase tickets for a number of consecutive draws in advance. Check out our Advanced Draws section for more information.
What happens if my ticket is lost, damaged, or stolen?
The New Jersey Lottery is not responsible for lost, damaged, or stolen tickets. Keep tickets in a safe place. Signing your ticket helps prove you own it in case you lose it.
Can I purchase tickets by mail, online, or by phone?
No. You need to purchase your tickets from an authorized lottery retailer.
Where do New Jersey Lottery funds go?
The net proceeds from ticket sales go toward public employee pensions, including teachers, firefighters, and police officers.
Here’s the process for claiming New Jersey Lottery prizes.
In-person claims require an appointment. Call (800) 222-0996 to schedule your appointment.
The drop box is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
To claim a prize by mail, send the signed winning ticket and a completed claim form to:
New Jersey Lottery
P.O. Box 041
Trenton, NJ 08625-0041
Keep a copy of all claim documents for your records.
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