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Prize Winners of $1,000 or More

Newspapers, TV and radio all carry stories about winners of our million-dollar lottery jackpot prizes. But what about winners of smaller amounts? OLG publishes information on all lottery wins of $1,000 or more right here on for a period of 30 days. This information includes the name, city of residence and the prize won for all individuals or groups who are paid a lottery prize of $1,000 or more.

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Major Winners

A Major Winner is someone who claims a winning lottery prize of $10,000 or more. OLG issues a news release for select lottery winners of $50,000 or more on our website for approximately 30 days.

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Insider Winners

An Insider Win occurs where an Insider claims and is paid a lottery prize. OLG issues a news release for every Insider lottery winner of $10,000 or more on our website for approximately 30 days.

Major prize claims by Insiders are subject to an independent investigation. The payment of prizes to Insiders is held for 30 days to allow anyone with concerns regarding the prize to come forward. OLG issues a news release on our website.

View OLG’s Related Party/Insider Win definitions

If you have any concerns or questions regarding a lottery prize claim, please contact us at 1-800-387-0098.

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