It’s easy! There are 70 numbers and you just choose 5. You then pick a single “Mega Ball” number out of 25 and you’re ready to roll! Before you know it, you could be the first mega-millionaire in South Africa!
Lotto draws happen in Atlanta, Georgia, every Wednesday and Friday, so keep your eye on the Mega Millions results page for the latest updates.
Our Mega Millions syndicate gives groups of SA players the chance to make their money go further across lots of tickets, boosting your winning odds hugely. When you join, choose how many shares you want. The more you buy the bigger your share of the prize if your numbers come up.
Some lucky individual got R22.181 Billion on October 23, 2018, but even the lowest jackpot will net you a mouthwatering R582,326,394. There are nine prize tiers in all, which can quintuple the payouts from the second tier.
Mega Millions offers 8 standard secondary prizes and guarantees a 2nd category prize of R14.7 million.
Jackpot odds in SA stand at 1 in 302,575,350. Your chances of picking up a lower sum (which still means a lot of money!) are 1 in 24…so get ready for riches - play Mega Millions now!
Check here for a few more details about the prize structure.
Buy your Mega Millions ticket today and become a mega-millionaire!
|Prize Tier||Descriptionmatch||Average Prize||Odds of Winningodds|
|1||5 + 1||Jackpot||1 : 302,575,350|
|2||5||R16,162,168.53||1 : 12,607,306|
|3||4 + 1||R808,108.43||1 : 931,001|
|4||4||R1,616.22||1 : 38,792|
|5||3 + 1||R1,616.22||1 : 14,547|
|6||2 + 1||R113.14||1 : 693|
|7||3||R113.14||1 : 606|
|8||1 + 1||R64.65||1 : 89|
|9||0 + 1||R64.65||1 : 37|
* Jackpot amount is taken from the official draw website and is shown in Rands. Minor differences might occur.