Claim a Prize

Congratulations, on your win!

Now what do you do? First, sign the back of your winning ticket.

If you won up to $600

Prizes up to $600 may be claimed at any Kentucky Lottery retailer. You do not need a claim form.

If you won playing online, prizes up to $600 will be directly deposited into your online account. For prizes above $600, you will receive an email with instructions on how to process your claim and collect your winnings. 


If you won more than $600

Download, complete and print off the Prize Claim form. 





Can’t get to a retailer, authorized Cashing or Super Cashing Agent, or Louisville?

If your prize is under $99,999, claim it by mail. 

  • Send the following information:
    • Completed Prize Claim form,
    • Your winning ticket,
    • A copy of a valid government issued photograph identification, such as a driver’s license or other form of photograph identification acceptable to the KLC.

To the following address:

Claims Department

1011 W Main St.

Louisville, KY 40202


  • Keep copies of the claim form and the back of the signed ticket for your records.

Time Limits to Know:

  • Scratch-off tickets must be claimed within 180 days from the game’s end date.
  • For draw games, prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing in which the prize was won.
  • Online Instant play prizes over $600 must be claimed within one hundred and eighty (180) days from the date in which the prize is won (by 2:00 A.M. Eastern Time). The end date of an Instant Game Ticket occurs upon the successful completion of each purchase of an Instant Play Ticket.

Note: A play slip does not constitute evidence of a winning ticket or the numbers selected.  Players must present a valid ticket to claim a prize


For complete details, see the applicable game rules or Contact Us.


Unclaimed wins are transferred to the Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) reserve fund.