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How to play the Irish National Lottery

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Hit the jackpot and change your life with the Irish National Lottery right now! 

  1. First off, decide how you want to pick your lucky numbers: Quick Pick or Manual
  2. With Quick Pick our system will choose your numbers for you. Simply decide if you want to buy 1, 3, 5, 10 or 15 tickets, and your lucky numbers will be chosen for you. 
  3. If you’d want to choose your own numbers then the Manual option is for you. All you need to do is pick any 6 main numbers between 1 and 47 for every ticket that you buy. 
  4. After you've picked your lucky numbers you can choose to buy your ticket/s via Single Play, Bulk Purchase, or Subscription option. Top Tip: Select Bulk Purchase or Subscription and you’ll instantly qualify for a discount of up to 20% or 10% respectively. Bonus!
  5. Once you’re happy with your selection, you can choose to purchase your ticket/s via Single Play, Bulk Purchase, or Subscription. Save Now: With Bulk Purchase or Subscription buying options you’ll instantly get a great discount of up to 20% or 10% respectively. Save Now!
  6. After you have decided on a payment option, click ‘Add to Cart’. Before finalising your purchase you'll be able to make any last minute changes that you wish.   
  7. When you're finally ready to get your Irish National Lottery tickets, you only need to click on the ‘Go To Checkout’ button in your Shopping Cart and pay for your tickets. After this you will be entered into the upcoming Irish National lottery draw where you could become the next Giant Lottos multi-millionaire!

 

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1
Sign Up

Before you can start playing with Giant Lottos, you’ll need to open your own member account. Simply click on the ‘Sign Up’ button at the top of the page, and make sure to enter all the required details correctly so that we can contact you should you win a prize. It’s quick, it’s easy, it’s free, and it’s your all-access pass to the world’s best international lotteries and biggest lotto jackpots!


2
Recharge

Once you’ve opened your free account, it’s time to fill it with lotto funds. Simply sign into your account and click on the Upload Credit button in your user navigation at the top of the page, or the Upload Credit button on your Sign Up confirmation window on completion of your sign up. Then simply choose the deposit option you’re most comfortable with, enter the amount of money you’d like to transfer, and complete your transaction. Best of all, if you recharge your account within 7 days of registering, you’ll qualify for an exclusive 100% welcome bonus - meaning that we’ll automatically double the amount of money you deposit into your account, absolutely free! Talk about winning from the word go!


3
Choose your lotto game and play

You’ve got your account, you’ve got your lotto funds, now it’s time to play! Simply sign in, take a look at the game play options available, and choose whether you’d prefer to play an individual lottery or a raffle, or whether you’d prefer to play via Syndicate or Bundle play. Once you’ve made your choice, you’ll then be able to choose your lucky lotto numbers, either manually or via Quick Pick, depending on the options provided.

Should you be playing any of the raffles on offer, or via Syndicate play, you’ll also be able to choose how many shares you’d like to purchase in the tickets available. Alternatively, if you choose to play via Bundle, you’ll have the option of playing a selected bundle of lottery games for a specified number of weeks in advance. What’s more, should you be playing an individual lottery, you can also choose to purchase your ticket/s via Single Play for a once-off purchase, or to play the same numbers up to 24 draws in advance via Bulk Purchase or Subscription. Choosing either of these advance play options, will instantly qualify you for a discount of up to 20%, giving you yet another way to win with Giant Lottos!


4
Add to cart

After choosing your individual lotto or Bundle tickets, or selecting your Syndicate or raffle shares, you’ll be able to view your total purchase cost at the bottom of the screen, in your shopping cart. From here you’ll be able to make any necessary amendments, such as going back to your lottery page to add more tickets, deleting selections, or proceeding directly to checkout. Once you’re happy with your selection, simply click on the ‘Go to Checkout’ button, and you’ll be ready to finalise your purchase and enter your chosen draws.


5
Checkout

Once you reach the checkout, if you already have sufficient funds in your account you will be able to click the ‘Accept Purchase’ button in order to continue. Should you need to recharge your account, you will be able to either transfer funds from your Winnings account, or recharge your account via your choice of deposit option. As soon as you have sufficient funds in your account to cover your transaction, you will be able to select the ‘Accept Transaction’ button and continue. Once you have clicked either the ‘Accept Purchase’ or ‘Accept Transaction’ buttons, your order will be processed automatically, instantly entering you into your chosen draws for the chance to take home huge lotto jackpots!


6
Win!

Now comes the fun part - winning! And if your chosen numbers have hit upon a lucky combination, you’ll be the first to know. As soon as the lottery results have been confirmed, we’ll send you a notification email and publish the results on our website. What’s more, if you’ve won a Tier 3 prize or higher, your dedicated account manager will call you personally to deliver the good news!


Once the lotto results have been confirmed by the relevant lottery operator, your winnings will be automatically transferred into your Winnings account. From here you can either choose to transfer them to Your Account  and purchase further lottery tickets, or request a withdrawal by sending an email to accounts@giantlottos.com. Simply include your chosen withdrawal method, such as bank transfer or eWallet, your withdrawal amount and account details and we’ll process your request within 24 hours. Which is exactly the amount of time you’ll need to start drawing up your ultimate lottery shopping list!

You know how to play the lotto online - now it’s time to put that knowledge to practice! Kickstart your winning streak by opening your free account today, or visit our FAQs for more, and get started on the road to riches in the easiest, most rewarding way possible!