"Canada Lottery including Lotto 649, Lotto Max, Ontario 49, Western 49"
We're sure that along with most lottery players – you will know that there are various different Canadian Lottery games that operate right throughout Canada – some of these are the incredibly well-known multi-province games covering the whole of Canada with others being provincial Canada Lottery games that are not played nationally but are localised within an individual Canadian province.
We have written in detail and reviewed every single Canadian Lottery game that you are able to play lottery online with – visit the World Lotteries page for a complete list of world lotteries and their individual pages where you can find out more information.
Here we are simply going to list each of the major Canadian Lotto games available from which you can click straight through to read all about the game of your choice – you can then browse through the entire range of Canada Lottery games on offer to all players.
Most certainly the most well known of all Canadian Lottery games – the Lotto 649 is played right across Canada and around the world – being syndicated throughout Canada by the ILC. The 649 Lotto was introduced in June 1982 and has produced a record jackpot of a truly massive CAN$ 64 MILLION which is the biggest Canadian Lottery jackpot ever won to date. The Lotto 649 jackpot regularly reaches very high figures which make it such a popular Canadian Lotto game. Just click the link above to see why the Lotto 6 49 is the most frequently played and popular out of all the Canada Lotteries...
The Lotto MAX – or Lotto Max Canada – is the most recent game to have been introduced into the nationwide Canada Lottery market. It is an exciting game that replaced the Lotto Super 7 in November 2009. It was designed and created to produce much higher jackpots, create more lottery winners and has a unique feature in the Lotto MAX – MaxMillions. It had produced huge CAN$ 50 MILLION jackpots on numerous occasions before the jackpot cap was increased first to CAN$ 60 MILLION and then to CAN$ 70 MILLION. The Lotto MAX is syndicated across Canada by the ILC. One of the two most popular Canada Lottery games – the record jackpot stands at CAN$ 70 MILLION which was won in January 2020 by a player from Brampton, Toronto. Click the above link to read much more about the Lotto MAX, how to play it and exactly how it works...
The Lotto Super 7 used to be the second most frequently played Canadian Lotto. It has since been replaced by the Lotto MAX but since its introduction in 1994 it proved incredibly popular with its 3 entries per play format. The Super 7 was also syndicated across the whole of Canada by the ILC. The Super 7 Lotto produced a CAN$ 37.8 MILLION huge record jackpot. Read more about the now defunct Lotto Super 7 by the link above and see how the scene was set for the Lotto MAX...
The Western 649 is the flagship game of the Western Canada Lottery Corporation – WCLC – and is sold throughout the Canadian Prairie Provinces and Territories. It has a set jackpot of CAN$ 2 MILLION twice per week & boasts greater odds of winning than the national Canadian Lottery games. Regional Canadian Lottery companies that are members of the WCLC and offer the Western 649 are – Alberta Lotteries, Manitoba Lotteries, Saskatchewan Lotteries, Lotteries Yukon and the North West Territories’ SportsNorth. Find out much more information about the Western Canada 649 via the link above…
The Onatrio 49 is the principal Ontario only lottery game and was launched back in 1997. It is drawn twice every week by the Ontario Lottery Corporation on a Wednesday and Saturday. Initially it had a fixed twice weekly jackpot of CAN$ 1 MILLION but in May 2014 that was doubled in size to CAN$ 2 MILLION and the overall odds of winning the Ontario 49 were then made even more favourable.
The BC49 is the provincial Canada Lottery game for British Columbia. It is one of the main Canadian Lotto games and is the flagship game run by the well known Canada Lottery company BCLC – BC Lotteries. For just a dollar a game it offers the chance for you to win a cool CAN$ 2 MILLION twice every week. Here you will find a wealth of information on the BC49...
The Quebec 49 is the province of Quebec’s own provincial Canadian Lotto game. Once again, it is one of the premier Canada Lotto games and is the main game organized by Loto Quebec – Loto-Quebec. Again – you have 2 chances every single week to win CAN$ 2 MILLION for a just a dollar with the Quebec Lottery – Quebec 49. Find out much more about this highly popular Canadian Lotto and how it works within Quebec, right here...
Another popular Canadian Lottery game is Lottario from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation – OLG. Lottario is played throughout the Canadian province of Ontario & has been popular since its introduction way back on November 18th 1978. Drawn on Saturday evenings at 10.30pm EST once every week – the Ontario Lottario has a guaranteed minimum jackpot of CAN$ ¼ MILLION which will grow each week that the top prize is not won. December 1992 saw the biggest jackpot to have been won so far on Lottario at CAN$ 3.6 MILLION.
The Atlantic Lottery Corporation – ALC – is the Canadian Lottery company that runs lottery games in Atlantic Canada. As well as the national Canadian Lottery games such as the Lotto 649 and Lotto MAX – Atlantic Lottery runs its own in-house games such as the Atlantic 49 which is particular to the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador plus Prince Edward Island. Find out a whole lot more detailed information about the Atlantic Lotto Corporation here...
The Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corporation – OLGC – is the Canadian Lottery company that runs lottery games in the Canadian province of Ontario. As well as the national Canadian Lottery games such as the Lotto 649 and Lotto MAX – the Ontario Lottery Corporation operates its own games like the Ontario 49 and Lottario which are particular to the province of Ontario. Find out more about Lottery Ontario here...
Alberta Lotteries are organized by the Alberta Liquor and Gaming Commission – AGLC – the Alberta Lottery company which is a member of the Western Canada Lottery Corporation – WCLC. As well as the national Canadian Lottery games such as the Lotto 649 and Lotto MAX – Alberta Lotteries and the AGLC have their own regional games such as the Western 649 which are particular to Western Canada and are run by the Western Canada Lottery Corporation – WCLC. More about Alberta Lottery games here...
Manitoba Lotteries are distributed throughout Manitoba by the Manitoba Lotteries Corporation – MLC – the Manitoba Lottery company which is a member of the Western Canada Lottery Corporation – WCLC. In addition to the national Canadian Lottery games like the Lotto 649 and the Lotto MAX – Manitoba Lotteries and the MLC also distribute their own regional games such as the Western 649 through the Western Canada Lottery Corporation. The Western 649 is particular to Western Canada and is run & organized by the WCLC. More information on what the Manitoba Lottery has to offer you can be found right here...
Saskatchewan Lotteries are owned by Sask Sport and they are distributed right throughout the Saskatchewan province. SaskLotteries is a core member of the Western Canada Lottery Corporation – WCLC. In addition to the national Canadian Lottery games such as the Lotto 649 and the Lotto MAX – Saskatchewan Lotteries and Sask Sport also distribute their own regional games such as the Western 649 from the Western Canada Lottery Corporation. The Western 649 is particular to Western Canada and is run and organized by the WCLC. Find out a lot more about Sask Lottery games here...
Lotteries Yukon and the Yukon Lottery Commission are official agents of the Yukon government and are licensed to distribute Yukon Lotteries tickets throughout the Yukon province. Lotteries Yukon is a valued member of the Western Canada Lottery Corporation – WCLC. In addition to the national Canadian Lottery games such as the Lotto 649 and the Lotto MAX – the Yukon Lottery Commission and Yukon Lotteries also distribute their own regional games such as the Western 649 from the Western Canada Lottery Corporation. The Western 649 is particular to Western Canada and is organized and run & by the WCLC. To discover lots more about LotteriesYukon just click the link above...
Just click on any of the above links and it will take you to your own chosen Canadian Lottery. Every page contains a detailed review and insight into how that particular Canada Lottery game works.
We will – in time – be reviewing even more Canada Lotteries and will include them in this overview section as and when we do so.
In the meantime – enjoy reading about the flagship Canadian Lotto games & we wish you the very best of good fortune should you decide to try your luck and participate in any of these lottos.
Wednesday 8th December 2021
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Spain – EuroMillions |
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