Check the ticket after the draw. If you think you have won the lottery, validate the ticket with an authorized lottery reseller or call the OLG Support Center at 1-800-387-0098 for more information. Tony Bitonti, a spokesman for the OLG, however, told CBCs Metro Morning on Tuesday that people can reduce the likelihood of a dispute by conscientiously changing the rules of their lottery group. Save a copy, download a copy of new tickets to each member of the group each time the group plays. Clearly indicate the jackpot amount, draw date, cost per match and cut-off payout time. “We found that there was a group of people, that it was undeniable that they were paying their money,” he said. If you are copying Group Play lottery tickets for members of your group, be sure to fold the ticket directly under the ENCORE number to display only the selection of numbers. Photocopied lottery tickets do not need to be validated at OLG lottery terminals. Disputes over the group lottery arise, but Bitonti said it`s pretty rare.

The OLG recommends that a person play the role of group leader who organizes purchases and sends a weekly email with the jackpot amount, draw date, cost per match and payout time. It contains a number of policies to avoid possible disputes, including a downloadable form to track who is playing. Select a person who acts as a group game captain to coordinate group members, collect payments, and validate tickets. Register group participation – You can use the online tool or the Lottery Group Play paper form. Whether you are a new or experienced captain, Captain`s group game tools have been designed to make the captain`s job easier. The online tool is easy to use and helps you get organized. With the online tool, your group mates will appreciate you more than they already do! Come on, let`s go. “If you merge your money, you`ll have a better chance of winning,” reads a section dedicated to group lottery play.

Take a look at the following information to make it easier for you to enter. Your price determines what you do. You can help with the price request by keeping accurate and up-to-date records of your group game. The Calgary and St. Albert price payment offices are now open by appointment. For more information, click here. “There`s always a winning ticket for $50 million, it`s undisputed,” he said. “That`s the number of people in this group.” Group play is a popular and fun way to play the lotto! If you pool your money, playing as a group will give you more chances to win.

So gather your friends, family, colleagues, teammates or even your favorite baristas and play as a group. The group leader must also sign the ticket with his/her name and the words “in trust” to indicate that the ticket is purchased by a group. Before the draw, make a group decision about the distribution of winnings between the group and the amount that will be returned in future lottery ticket purchases. “Have open communication with the group leader,” Bitonti said. The Play Captain Group must sign the ticket immediately after purchase. Write “In Trust” through the signature line to indicate that this is a group game ticket. The OLG website encourages group play in order to improve ratings. If you or a member of your party works at an OLG Authorized Reseller, it is recommended that you read the OLG Lottery Game Rules to confirm permission to the game rules.