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New Zealand Play 3 results

The purpose of our team is to help our readers always stay aware of the latest news and trends in the world of lotteries. In particular, we are glad to offer a review of New Zealand Play 3, a lottery that we do believe is worth your attention. When preparing the review, we were trying to cover all the game-play aspects that might be important to an average player, especially as far as New Zealand Play 3 results are concerned. Enjoy your reading!

Latest New Zealand - Play 3 results, March 2 2019 (528 days ago):

8 3 0
Country New Zealand
Numbers to Guess 3 from 000-999
Additional Numbers No Add. Numbers
Jackpot Winning Chances 1 in 1000
Next Jackpot 345
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General information about Play 3 New Zealand

This is New Zealand based lottery game that was launched in Oct, 2014, or 5 years, 10 months and 5 days ago. NZ Lotto Play 3 is currently available only in New Zealand. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as NZ Lotto Play 3. The game-play format wasn’t changing since Play 3 New Zealand was launched. The lottery is operated by MyLotto. In case you want to know more about MyLotto, here is their official website: https://mylotto.co.nz. New Zealand Play 3 results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, MyLotto provides the following contact details: a phone number - 64 9356 3685 and an email - [email protected] The operator’s main office is situated in Auckland. Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.

Check New Zealand Play 3 results

New Zealand Play 3 results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of MyLotto in Auckland. At the moment, draws are held seven times a week. In other words, the lottery is being played daily, at 18:00 local time. New Zealand Play 3 numbers are drawn using the mechanical lottery ball machine. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on Oct 6, 2014, or 5 years, 10 months and 5 days ago.

How it works: picking up New Zealand Play 3 numbers

The currently applied format is as follows: 3 / 0-9. As you can see, players are to choose 3 main New Zealand Play 3 numbers from the range of 0-9 New Zealand Play 3 numbers. Pay attention that in Play 3 New Zealand there are neither bonus, nor additional numbers.

Play 3 New Zealand winning odds & prize categories

The lottery currently offers 4 prize categories. NZ Lotto Play 3 offers no jackpot to its players, while the top prize is quite modest. For now, it accounts for NZ $500 (333.520105). Luckily, the fact that NZ Lotto Play 3 top prize is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 : 1,000. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the 3 main New Zealand Play 3 numbers. Detailed description of the prize distribution system can be found at the official website of NZ Lotto Play 3, but you can still look through a rough outline of prize categories provided below.

Prize category


Winning odds

Exact order


1 : 1,000

Any order


1 : 133

Any order


1 : 167



1 : 100



1 : 133 / 1 : 167

The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 : 5.6 (17.9%).

Play 3 New Zealand prices

The minimum cost of playing is NZ $1 (0.667040). NZ Lotto Play 3 does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided.

Hot and cold New Zealand Play 3 numbers

The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 3, 9, 0. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 1, 2, 4.

Payouts of Play 3 New Zealand prizes

Keep in mind that NZ Lotto Play 3 top prize can only be paid out as a lump sum. In order to receive it, you will have to personally visit the operator's main office in Auckland. As for Play 3 New Zealand prizes of other categories, they can be received at regional lottery offices. More specifically, this applies to prizes of NZ $1,000 (667.040209). Play 3 New Zealand winnings are tax free. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within one year from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of New Zealand Play 3 results.