Powerball results NZ

The latest New Zealand Powerball numbers online. NZ Powerball is one of the country’s most popular lotto games along with NZ Lotto. New Zealand Powerball lotto first draw was held on 17 February 2001. The lottery's minimal jackpot is set at 4 million NZD (about USD2.7 mln) and is rolled over to the next draw if there is no winner. Still the jackpot size is limited to 30 mln NZD (about USD22.2 mln).

The latest Powerball results (NZ) are available after the draws carried out the same time as NZ Lotto, every Saturday at 8 p.m. local time (UTC +12). Every time NZ Powerball jackpot peaks that high the lottery operator announces a special draw as the sum must be paid out in any case. If there is no jackpot winner in that special draw, the money will be distributed between the winners in the lower categories. Take a chance to become millionaire play and check Powerball results (NZ) online.

NZ Powerball Winning Numbers


More info about NZ Powerball
CountryNew Zealand
Numbers to Guess6 from 40
Additional Numbers1 from 10
Jackpot Winning Chances1 in 38 383 800
Next Jackpot5675176
NZ Powerball is offered by
Lottery Agent Language Support Systematic Syndicate Price Discounts Action
English Pros Pros 2 Pros Play Now
English Pros Pros 2 Pros Play Now
- Pros Pros 2 Pros Play Now

How does it work?

New Zealand Powerball draws are held along with NZ Lotto, so that the players have a unique opportunity two win in two local lotteries on the same day. After the 6 main numbers and the bonus ball are drawn for NZ Lotto, the separate raffle drum is used to pick up Powerball numbers (NZ).

The operator uses a double matrix of 6/40 for the main Powerball numbers (NZ) and bonus number and 1/10 for the so-called PowerBall. Player can take part in NZ Powerball only if playing NZ Lotto. The may opt to choose one and the same NZ Powerball numbers (NZ) for Lotto or use 2 different combinations.

New Zealand Powerball entry line is priced 60 NZ cents; the fee will be added to NZ Lotto ticket price. The minimal number of entry lines both for Lotto and Powerball is 4. Both lottery matrices are the same. It goes without saying that playing and checking Powerball results (NZ) online is very convenient.

Playing Powerball

As a rule, lottery players have to be the citizens of the country where they play. Still it is not a case here. NZ lotteries including Lotto and Powerball are available for any one.

Nowadays lotteries can be even more easily accessed using the reliable and reputable online lottery services such as TheLotter, for instance (TheLotter review). Players may buy tickets for most popular lotteries even without leaving their house or office; all they have to do is to go online, choose numbers and wait till the latest Powerball results (NZ) are published.

Interestingly enough, NZ Lotto and Powerball set no age limits compared to most lotto games available only for those aged 18 or older.

Latest Powerball Results (NZ)

What is the best way to keep up with the latest Powerball results (NZ)?

New Zealand Lotto and Powerball results (NZ) are available after the draws held every Saturday at 8 p.m. local time (UTC +12). There are several ways to check Lotto results and find out the wining Powerball numbers (NZ).

Powerball results (NZ) are published in the local newspapers and announced by local radio stations. The draws are broadcasted live on New Zealand TV2. Wining Powerball numbers (NZ) are also available on the official web page of NZ lotteries. The latest Powerball results USA and NZ will be available and updated after every draw at our web site.

Winning odds

Find below the winning odds breakdown depending on the matched wining Powerball numbers (NZ) (PB – Powerball, BB – bonus ball):

 

Prize category

Match

Winning chance, %

Winning odds

1

6 + PB

0.000003 %

1 : 38,383,800

2

6

0.00003 %

1 : 3,838,380

3

5 + BB + PB

0.00002 %

1 : 6,397,300

4

5 + BB

0.0002 %

1 : 639,730

5

5 + PB

0.0005 %

1 : 193,858

6

5

0.005 %

1 : 19,386

7

4 + BB + PB

0.001 %

1 : 77,543

8

4 + BB

0.013 %

1 : 7,754

9

4 + PB

0.02 %

1 : 4,846

10

4

0.2 %

1 : 485

11

3 + BB + PB

0.03 %

1 : 3 635

12

3 + BB

0.3 %

1 : 363

 

NZ Lotto and NZ Powerball totally offer 12 prize categories. This will depend on your choice either to play just NZ Lotto (the winning combination includes the main numbers and the bonus number) or both NZ Lotto and additional New Zealand Powerball (the combination in this case will include the main wining Powerball numbers (NZ), the bonus number and PowerBall).

Record jackpots

NZ Powerball largest jackpot was reported on 9 April 2011 during the special draw. Then the guaranteed maximal jackpot of 30 mln NZ dollars was increased to 35.22 mln NZ dollars due to the better ticket sales.

The lottery second largest jackpot of 33 mln NZ dollars was won by the lucky player from West Oakland on 28 September 2013. That was NZ Powerball record jackpot claimed by a single ticket. The third largest grand prize of NZD30.5 mln was split between the 5 lucky players from Manukau, Rifton and Wellington on 18 October 2008.

The lottery's 4th and 5th largest jackpots respectively of NZD28.7 mln and NZD6 mln were won correspondingly by the players from Papakura (Oakland suburbs) and Te Kauwhata.

Claiming prizes

All NZ Lotto and Powerball cash prizes including jackpot are paid out as a lump sum. You may take a check or get the money credited to your personal bank account. Lotto and Powerball prizes are to be claimed within 12 months from the draw date. Prizes up to NZD1,000 can be received at the retail outlet which sold you the ticket.

To get prizes over NZD1,000 you will have to send a payment request to NZ Lotteries office based in Wellington. You will have to fill in the special payment request from available at any retail outlet. Be sure to include your winning ticket to your letter.

If you are under 18 years old you will have to provide an acknowledgement from your parents or caretakers. You will not have to bother about the payment request and other related issues in case you win the lottery online. Everything will be handled by the online lottery service. Take a chance to become a winner, keep up with Powerball numbers (NZ) online.