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TERMS & CONDITIONS

Eligibility to buy the lotteries

  • The user should be a Sri Lankan Citizen whose age is above 18.
  • The user has to possess a valid National Identity Card number.

How to Purchase lotteries

Users can purchase any of the lotteries on subscription or on-demand basis through SMS, USSD & WEB channels.

Subscription model

To receive ticket/s whenever there is a draw
Ex: Ticket KeywordNICNo of tickets

On-Demand mode

To receive ticket/s as and when required
Ex: Ticket KeywordNo of ticketsNIC
Note: Entering NIC is required only at the first attempt

Channels

Via SMS

SMS users can purchase the tickets by sending the predefined format SMS to “811”

LOTTERYSubscription SMS formatOn-demand SMS format
Mahajana SampathaMS (SPACE) NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOMS (SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
Govi SethaGS(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOGS (SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
Supiri VasanaSV(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOSV (SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
Jathika SampathaJS(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOJS (SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
NeerogaNR(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsONR (SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
Mega PowerMP(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOMP(SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
Dhana NidhanayaDN(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsODN(SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
SevanaSE(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOSE(SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC
Vasana SampathaVS(SPACE)NIC (SPACE)No of ticketsOVS(SPACE) # of tickets (SPACE) NIC

Via USSD

Both the subscription and on demand modes are supported via #811#. Customers can simply dial #811# from their mobile and follow incrustations.

Via Web (www.811.lk)

All the features that are available in SMS and USSD is available at www.811.lk with advanced options of checking the wallet balance, manage subscriptions, checking lottery results and ticket history.

Charging for the tickets

The user will be charged at the time of each ticket delivery based on the credit availability on his/her mobile or the NLB wallet (NLB wallet is described at the next section)

Each ticket is priced at Ticket fee of LKR 20 + Convenience fee of LKR 4 & Applicable taxes

Users can subscribe to multiple lotteries or buy on-demand maximum of 10 tickets per one time

What is the DLB wallet?

Wallet in this context is a virtual wallet (Digital wallet) attached to each user’s registered account. This wallet will save all the winning amounts up to LKR 100 and provide the facility to purchase next ticket/s at LKR 20

Available draws

LOTTERYSUNDAYMONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSATURDAY
Mahajana Sampatha
Govi Setha
Supiri Wasana
Jathika Sampatha
Neeroga
Mega Power
Dhana Nidhanaya
Sevana
Vasana Sampatha

All subscribers will get the official results winning number for each lottery purchased via SMS once draw results are announced by NLB.

Winning results

All subscribers will get the official results winning number for each lottery purchased via SMS after the draw results release by NLB.

Winning Prizes

Lottery winning of the subscribers will be managed by CCWP and will be distributed as follows;

Prize Structure (LKR)Claiming Process
Rs.100 & below“DLB611” Wallet
Between 100 to 20,000Mobile reload/Ezy cash/M cash/Bank transfer
Above 20,000Through DLB

How can I unsubscribe from the subscribed lottery?

You can unsubscribe your subscribed tickets via SMS, USSD or Web.

For SMS: Type, Ticket KeywordOFF and send to 811

LOTTERYSUBSCRIPTION REQUEST FORMATUNSUBSCRIPTION
Mahajana SampathaMS (SPACE) NICMS (SPACE) OFF
Govi SethaGS (SPACE) NICGS (SPACE) OFF
Supiri VasanaSV (SPACE) NICSV (SPACE) OFF
Jathika SampathaJS (SPACE) NICJS (SPACE) OFF
NeerogaNR (SPACE) NICNR (SPACE) OFF
Mega PowerMP (SPACE) NICMP (SPACE) OFF
Dhana NidhanayaDN (SPACE) NICDN (SPACE) OFF
SevanaSE (SPACE) NICSE (SPACE) OFF
Vasana SampathaVS (SPACE) NICVS (SPACE) OFF