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26/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TERMINATION OF THE 0033_ MAGIC CHERRIES (2017) INSTANT LOTTERY GAME (SCRATCH).

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., according to article 11 of no. 94/4 / 14.02.2014 of the HGC decision entitled: "Special Regulation of Instant Lottery Game (Scratch)" (Government Gazette B ', 531 / 28.02.2014) announces the termination of the 0033_MAGIC CHERRIES (2017) SCRATCH game.

The expiration date of the above game is set for May 10, 2021. The winning tickets may be are redeemed no later than six (6) months from the expiration of the aforementioned games and specifically until November 10, 2021.

On  November 11, 2021, the right to collect winnings from the above game is barred.


22/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TRANSFER OF 18TH DRAW OF LAIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., due to the transfer of the May Day holiday on Tuesday, 4/5/2021 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game, announces the transfer of the day of the 18th draw of LAIKO, that was scheduled for Tuesday 04/05/2021 at 19:00. The 18th draw will take place on Wednesday 05/05/2021 and will be broadcast through the OPAP channel on YouTube at 19:00. The winnings of the 18th draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 05/11/2021.


12/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE MODIFICATION OF THE DRAW’S CALENDAR OF THE 250th EDITION

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 22439/2021 (Government Gazette 1441/10-4-2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, and in accordance with the provisions of article 9 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct &Control of the National Lottery (“ETHNIKO”) Game, announces the modification of the Draws’ calendar of the 250th Edition.

Specifically the A’ Draw will take place on May 12 & 13 2021 instead of November 17 & 18 2020 that were originally scheduled. The new calendar for the Draws of the 250th Edition has been posted on the website www.laheia.gr  in the “National Lottery” section.

Players who will participate in the draws of the 250th National Lottery Edition may purchase their tickets up until May 11, 2021.


12/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE EXTENSION OF WINNING TICKETS PAYMENT OF LAIKO AND ETHNIKO LOTTERY GAMES 

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 22439/2021 (Government Gazette 1441/10-4-2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP informs you of the way in which profits are to be made:

  • All winning tickets, for which a Payment Order has been issued to a Bank, are normally paid by all Piraeus Bank branches (affiliated Bank).
  • Regarding the winning tickets, for which no Payment Order has been issued or is below the Bank's issuance limit, the relevant Order will be issued by the OPAP agencies.
  • In the case of winning tickets from the following Popular Lottery (“LAIKO”) and National Lottery (“ETHNIKO”):

AND

whose payment period has expired during the temporary closure, the winning tickets will be paid until May 31, 2021.

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. cashiers at Athens and Thessaloniki will restart their operation on Monday 12/04/2021.


12/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TRANSFER OF THE 10TH AND 11TH DRAWS & THE CANCELLATION OF THE 12TH, 13TH, 14TH, 15TH, 16TH AND 17TH DRAWS OF LAIKO.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 22439/2021 (Government Gazette 1441/10-4-2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game, announces:

  1. The transfer of the day of the 10th draw of LAIKO that was scheduled for Tuesday 09/03/2021 at 19:00. The 10th draw will take place on Tuesday 20/04/2021. The winnings of the 10th draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 20/10/2021.
  2. The transfer of the day of the 110th draw of LAIKO that was scheduled for Tuesday 16/03/2021 at 19:00. The 11th draw will take place on Tuesday 27/04/2021. The winnings of the 11th draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 27/10/2021.
  3.  The cancellation of the 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th draws of LAIKO that were scheduled for 23.3.2021, 30.3.2021, 06.04.2021, 13.04.2021, 20.04.2021 and 27.04.2021 respectively.

12/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE WINNING TICKETS PAYMENT OF INSTANT LOTTERY GAMES (SCRATCH)

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 22439/2021 (Government Gazette 1441/10-4-2021 regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, announces the extension of winning tickets payment of the following expired editions SCRATCH games:

Specifically, all winning tickets, of the above editions that have expired on June 15, 2020 and the last redemption day of their winnings was December 15, 2020, will be paid until May 31, 2021.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. cashiers at Athens and Thessaloniki will restart their operation on Monday 12/04/2021.


05/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ THE CANCELLATION OF THE 14TH DRAW OF LAIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 20651/03.04.2021 (Government Gazette 1308/03.04.2021) due to current conditions regarding COVID-19 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game announces the cancellation of the 14th Draw of LAIKO that was scheduled for Tuesday 06/04/2021.


05/Apr/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ ΤΗΕ POSTPONEMENT OF THE 13TH DRAW OF LAIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 18877/27-03-2021 (Government Gazette 1194/27.03.2021) due to current conditions regarding COVID-19 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game announces the postponement of the 13th Draw of LAIKO.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. will be back with a new announcement with regards to the new draw date and time of the aforementioned draw.


22/Mar/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ ΤΗΕ POSTPONEMENT OF THE 12TH DRAW OF LAIKO

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 17698/19.03.2021 (Government Gazette 1076/20.03.2021) due to current conditions regarding COVID-19 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game announces the postponement of the 12th Draw of LAIKO.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. will be back with a new announcement with regards to the new draw date and time of the aforementioned draw.


05/Mar/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ ΤΗΕ POSTPONEMENT OF THE 10TH and 11TH DRAWS OF LAIKO - THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE 250TH EDITION OF ETHNIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 13805/03.03.2021 (Government Gazette 843/03.03.2021) due to current conditions regarding COVID-19 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game an of article 9 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of Ethniko Lottery Game, announces:

  • the postponement of the 10th and 11th  Draws of LAIKO
  • the postponement of the 250th edition of Ethniko.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. will be back with a new announcement with regards to the new draw dates of the aforementioned draws.


22/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ THE CANCELLATION OF THE 09TH DRAW OF LAIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game announces the cancellation of the 09th Draw of LAIKO.    


22/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE EXTENSION OF WINNING TICKETS PAYMENT OF LAIKO AND ETHNIKO LOTTERY GAMES 

 

Due to the recent Joined Ministerial Decision D1a / GP. 9147/10.02.2021 (Government Gazette 534/10.02.2021), as in force after its amendment by the number D1a / GP.  9769 /12.2.2021 similar (Government Gazette 586 / 13.2.2021), regarding the suspension of OPAP agencies in areas that have been integrated at the level of 'increased risk', 'very high risk' and 'metropolitan areas', we inform you of the way in which profits are to be made during this period :

  • All winning tickets, for which a Payment Order has been issued to a Bank, are normally paid by all Piraeus Bank branches (affiliated Bank).
  • Regarding the winning tickets, for which no Payment Order has been issued or is below the Bank's issuance limit, the relevant Order will be issued after the suspension of the OPAP agencies closure.
  • In the case of winning tickets from the following Popular Lottery (“LAIKO”) and National Lottery (“ETHNIKO”):

AND

whose payment period has expired during the temporary closure, the winning tickets will be paid until April 15, 2021.

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. cashiers at Athens and Thessaloniki will remain closed throughout the duration of the prohibition measures.

 

It should be clarified that the extension of the winning tickets payment also concerns payees who residing in areas which have been included in the level of 'surveillance'.


22/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE WINNING TICKETS PAYMENT OF INSTANT LOTTERY GAMES (SCRATCH)

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., due to the recent Joined Ministerial Decision D1a / GP. 9147/10.02.2021 (Government Gazette 534/10.02.2021), as in force after its amendment by the number D1a / GP.  9769 /12.2.2021 similar (Government Gazette 586 / 13.2.2021), regarding the suspension of OPAP agencies in areas that have been integrated at the level of 'increased risk', 'very high risk' and 'metropolitan areas', announces the extension of winning tickets payment of the following expired editions SCRATCH games:

Specifically, all winning tickets, of the above editions that have expired on June 15, 2020 and the last redemption day of their winnings was December 15, 2020, will be paid until April 15, 2021.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. cashiers at Athens and Thessaloniki will remain closed throughout the duration of the prohibition measures.

It should be clarified that the extension of the winning tickets payment also concerns payees who residing in areas which have been included in the level of 'surveillance'.


16/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TRANSFER OF 7TH AND 8Th DRAWS OF LAIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., due to extreme weather events and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game, announces:

     a. the transfer of the day of the 7th draw of LAIKO, that was scheduled for Tuesday 16/02/2021 at 19:00. The 7th draw will take place on Tuesday 23/02/2021 and will be broadcast through the OPAP channel on YouTube at 19:00. The winnings of the 7th draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 23/08/2021.

     b. the transfer of the day of the 8th draw of LAIKO, that was scheduled for Tuesday 23/02/2021 at 19:00. The 8th draw will take place on Tuesday 02/03/2021 and will be broadcast through the OPAP channel on YouTube at 19:00. The winnings of the 8th draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 02/09/2021.


01/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TRANSFER OF THE 45TH AND 91ST (2020) DRAWS & THE CANCELLATION OF THE 5th AND 6th (2021) DRAWS OF LAIKO

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 6877/29-01-2021 (Government Gazette 341/29-1-2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game, announces:

        a. the  transfer of the day of the 45th draw of LAIKO, that was scheduled for Tuesday 12/01/2021 at 19:00. The 45th draw will take place on Tuesday 09/02/2021 and will be broadcasted through OPAP channel on YouTube at 19:00. The winnings of the 45th draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 09/08/2021.

     b. the transfer of the day of the 91st special draw of LAIKO, that was scheduled for Friday 22/01/2021 at 19:00. The 91st special draw will take place on Friday 26/02/2021 and will be broadcasted through OPAP channel on YouTube at 19:00. The winnings of the 91st special draw will be paid within six (6) months from the date of the draw, that is, until 26/08/2021.

    c. the cancellation of the 5th draw of LAIKO, which was scheduled for Tuesday 02/02/2021.

    d. the cancellation of the 6th draw of LAIKO, which was scheduled for Tuesday 09/02/2021.


01/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE WINNING TICKETS PAYMENT OF LAIKO AND ETHNIKO LOTTERY GAMES »

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 6877/29-01-2021 (Government Gazette 341/29-01-2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, informs you that for all winning tickets, whose payment period has expired during the temporary closure and specifically for the Draws :

AND

the payees may issue a Payment Order to the Bank, or be paid for their winnings tickets until February 28, 2021.

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. cashiers at Thessaloniki are re-operated normally in accordance with the State's health measures while the cashiers located in the Region of Attica will remain closed throughout the duration of the prohibition measures.

 


01/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE MODIFICATION OF THE DRAW’S CALENDAR OF THE 250th EDITION

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 6877/29-01-2021 (Government Gazette 341/29-1-2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, and in accordance with the provisions of article 9 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct &Control of the National Lottery (“ETHNIKO”) Game, announces the modification of the Draws’ calendar of the 250th Edition.

Specifically the A’ Draw will take place on March 17 & 18, 2021 instead of November 17 & 18 2020 that were originally scheduled. The new calendar for the Draws of the 250th Edition has been posted on the website www.laheia.gr  in the “National Lottery” section.

Players who will participate in the draws of the 250th National Lottery Edition may purchase their tickets up until March 16, 2021.

 


01/Feb/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE WINNING TICKETS PAYMENT OF INSTANT LOTTERY GAMES (SCRATCH)

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 6877/29.01.2021 (Government Gazette 341/29.01.2021) regarding the reopening of OPAP stores, announces the extension of winning tickets payment of the following expired editions SCRATCH games:

Specifically, all winning tickets, of the above editions that have expired on June 15, 2020 and the last redemption day of their winnings was December 15, 2020, will be paid until February 28, 2021.


11/Jan/2021

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ ΤΗΕ POSTPONEMENT OF THE 45TH and 91TH (SPECIAL) DRAWS OF LAIKO, THE CANCELLATION OF THE 03RD AND 04TH DRAWS OF LAIKO AND THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE 250TH EDITION OF ETHNIKO

 

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 1293/2021 (Government Gazette 30/08.01.2021) due to current conditions regarding COVID-19 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of LAIKO Lottery Game an of article 9 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of Ethniko Lottery Game, announces:

  • the postponement of the 45thand 91th (Special) Draws of LAIKO
  • the cancellation of the 03rd  and 04th  Draws of LAIKO
  • the postponement of the 250th edition of Ethniko.

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A. will be back with a new announcement with regards to the new draw dates of the aforementioned draws.


31/Dec/2020

ANNOUNCEMENT ΟΝ ΤΗΕ NON-CONDUCT OF THE DRAW OF THE KRATIKO (STATE) LOTTERY

HELLENIC LOTTERIES S.A., based on the recent ministerial decision D1a / GP. 80588/2020 (Government Gazette 5509/15.12.2020) due to current conditions regarding COVID-19 and in accordance with the provisions of article 8 of the Special Regulation on the Conduct and Control of KRATIKO (STATE) Lottery Game and the articles 3.4 and 30 of the Concession Agreement (ratified by the article 1 of Law 4183/2013), announces the non-conduct of the draw of the KRATIKO (State) Lottery which was scheduled for Thursday 31/12/2020.