Lotto in Portugal
In Portugal all lottery games are run by Jogos Santa Casa. Among the most popular lottery variants are Lotaria Clássica, Lotaria Popular and Raspadinha, Totobola, Totoloto and Joker.
In order to participate, you must be at least 18 years old and you can also bet online. If the winnings exceed more than € 5,000, Portuguese tax hast to be paid, which is currently 20% in Portugal.
Lotaria Clássica is a lottery ticket with a five-digit number and costs between 5 and 25 Euro depending on the odds. The draw takes place every Monday. The winnings are scaled and you have the opportunity to win up to 13 million euros.
This is a lottery ticket with a five-digit number, which is drawn every Thursday. The prices of the lottery tickets vary according to the chance of winning. For example, one ticket costs 2 euros for a chance to win 50,000 euros, for higher odds accodingly more.
Raspadinha is a Rubbellos, which offers a chance for immediate winnings. The lottery tickets cost between 50 cents and 5 euro and you have the chance to win up to 288.000 Euro.
This is a game based on the outcome of 13 football matches. Here you can choose which team wins or whether the game ends in a draw. A ticket includes ten fields, a crossed field costs 40 cents, and for the completed ticket you pay 4 euros. You can win over € 200,000.
Here are ten fields available per ticket, five crosses per field and one lucky number. A box costs 90 cents and a whole ticket 9 euros. The draw takes place on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The winnings are different depending on the number of participants and can be several million euros.
The Joker is available at Totoloto, Euromilhões and Totobola as a bonus field. This costs an extra Euro and consists of a seven-digit number, which you can choose yourself. This game gives you the opportunity to win several million euros.