Mega Millions: Connecticut
How To Claim
Place your name on the back of your ticket immediately to establish ownership.
Prizes of any value can be claimed at CT Lottery Headquarters.
Prizes up to $599 can be claimed at any CT Lottery Retailer. Click here to find a retailer.
Prizes of $5,000 or less can be claimed at any CT Lottery High-Tier Claim Center.
Prizes greater than $5,000 must be claimed at CT Lottery Headquarters.
Tickets expire 180 days from the drawing date.
The CT Lottery does not offer subscription service; however, you can purchase tickets up to 26 consecutive drawings in advance from any CT Lottery retail location. (Good news...buy 26 Advance Action draws for the price of 25!) Either select your own numbers or have the computer randomly select your numbers for you.
100% of all CT Lottery proceeds are returned to the state’s General Fund, where they provide valuable services and programs that benefit all residents of Connecticut.
Retailer Bonus Structure
$100,000 BONUS for selling a Jackpot Prize ticket
$2,500 BONUS for selling a $250,000 Prize ticket
5% Selling Commission
1% Cashing Commission
General withholding rates (some exceptions may apply) are:
6.5% State Tax
25% Federal Tax
Connecticut Lottery Corporation
777 Brook Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Player's Information Line: (860) 713-2000
Fax: (860) 713-2805