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. 




  • To claim more than $25,000 and up, go to:
    • Kentucky Lottery Headquarters (Louisville) Winning tickets worth more than $5000 are being paid at the Louisville Lottery headquarters. Walk-ins are accepted but appointments are encouraged to reduce your wait time. To schedule an appointment, call 800-937-8946 during regular business hours and select option 3. 


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:

Kentucky Lottery Corporation
Claims - Dept. 100
Louisville, KY 40287-0001


  • 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.

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.