German Lotto 6 aus 49
Worldwide known German Lotto is held regularly, since 1955 and is the most popular lottery in Germany. «Deutscher Lotto und Totoblock» is the organizer, which holds 16 different lotteries at all. To participate German Lotto, you have to choose 6 numbers from 1 to 49. The biggest prize in history of this lottery, was hit in 2007 by three lucky participants and amounted to 45 382 458 Euros. The maximum prize, hit by one person, amounted to 37 688 292 Euros in 2006.
Minimum German Lotto prize fund is 1 million Euros. In case if nobody guesses winning combination, jackpot is transferred to the next draw. The results are known right after the broadcast. Information about prizes division and quantity of winners is announced the next day after the draw, when all data are checked and confirmed.
Draws are held on Wednesdays at 18:25 and on Saturdays at 19:25. To participate you have to choose 6 numbers, from 1 to 49 and 1 additional «Superzahl» bonus number from 0 to 9. To win one of the prizes of German Lotto, you have to guess minimum 2 numbers out of 6 + 1. But to hit the jackpot, you need to guess all six regular numbers and a bonus one. If there are several winners in any of prize categories, prize is divided equally among them.
You can purchase a Lotto lottery ticket not only from official distributors, but also online. You don’t have to be a German citizen to participate, but the main requirement is that you have to be legal adult, for the moment of lottery ticket purchase.
If you win German Lottery, you will be glad to find out that prizes are not taxable in Germany. However, it does not mean you won’t have to pay taxes in your country (you have to peculate it with lottery operator).
You don’t have to possess any extraordinary knowledge to take part in German Lotto. Just choose seven numbers and trust your luck!
Purchase your ticket and become the next winner of a grand prize!
Min. Jackpot: €2 million
Schedule: Wednesday, Saturday
Guess Range: 6/49+1/10