Lottery Singapore is a state monopoly which is the only legal way to play lotteries in the country. The games can be played in various ways, including online and in stores. Those who play are encouraged to practice good gambling habits and play responsibly.
The odds of winning a prize at the Singapore Pools lotteries depend on the tier of the prize and the frequency of draws. The jackpots at 4D, TOTO and Singapore Sweep range from 1 in 10,000 to 1 in 13,983,816.
Winnings are tax-free in Singapore as they are considered as windfalls. In addition, they do not have to be declared in Income Tax Returns.
Ticket cost: Players can purchase tickets for a wide range of games at various prices. The minimum cost is S$1 and tickets can be purchased from any retail outlet in Singapore, including online platforms.
Game rules: The company publishes its rules for each lottery. These can be found on the website of the lottery or through email newsletters.
Results: The Singapore Pools website announces the winning numbers and winners. These are published within a few hours of the draw.
Singapore is known for its well-established lottery traditions. In fact, surveys show that 58 percent of Singaporeans have participated in the Toto lottery at least once in the past year. It has also undergone some changes and modernization over the years. Its most popular games include Toto and Singapore Sweep.