The Hong Kong Lottery is one of the world’s largest lottery games. Players can choose to play in person or online. The minimum jackpot is HKD$8 million, but the top prize can reach as high as HKD$100 million. The lottery’s proceeds help fund public schools and other government services.
The Hong Kong Lottery’s online version is quick and easy. Players can claim prizes by checking their email and by buying tickets online.
The website is regulated by the Hong Kong Jockey Club and offers a variety of lottery games. It is mobile-friendly and allows players to purchase tickets with their credit card, PayPal, or other popular e-wallets. It is also easy to use and secure.
The Hong Kong Lottery is free to play. To get started, players must be at least 18 years old. It’s important to read the rules and the requirements for each game before playing.
The lottery’s first draw is on Tuesday at 21:30 HKT. After that, the game is held twice a week on Thursday and Saturday at 21:30 HKT. During a draw, the prize tiers are determined by the number of extra numbers that are drawn.
The first tier involves the chance of winning HK$8 million, while the second tier is for matching five of the six numbers. The third tier involves matching two of the three numbers, and the fourth tier involves matching all four of the numbers.
The odds of winning a jackpot are 1 in 13,983,816. To win the top prize, players must match all six numbers.