General information about Lotto Max Quebec
This is Canada based lottery game that was launched in October, 2012, or 6 years, 9 months and 2 days ago. Quebec Max is currently available only in Quebec. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Quebec Max. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Loto-Québec. In case you want to know more about Loto-Québec, here is their official website: https://loteries.lotoquebec.com/en/home. Canada Quebec Max results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Loto-Québec can be reached via the following contact details:
- Prize Claim Office: 500 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal, QC H3A 3G6
- Toll-free number: 1 866 611-5686
- Email: [email protected]
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Canada Quebec Max results
Canada Quebec Max results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Loto-Québec in Montreal. At the moment, draws are held once a week. To be more precise, they are held on Friday, at 10:30 p.m. (Eastern Time). The numbers are drawn using the Computer Random Number Generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held in October 19, 2012, or 6 years, 9 months and 2 days ago.
How it works: picking up Canada Quebec Max numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 7 + 1 / 49. As you can see, players are to choose seven main Canada Quebec Max numbers from the range between 1 and 49 Canada Quebec Max numbers. Also, according to Lotto Max Quebec rules, one number is to be additionally picked up from the remaining 42 balls.
Lotto Max Quebec winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers seven prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that Quebec Max is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for CAD $2,000,000. Luckily, the fact that the jackpot is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 28,633,528. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the seven main Canada Quebec Max numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
1 : 28,633,528
6 + 1
1 : 4,090,504
1 : 99,768
1 : 1,584
1 : 71.3
3 + 1
1 : 76.7
1 : 8.1
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 6.6.
Lotto Max Quebec prices
The minimum cost of playing is CAD $2. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. A good news is that there is a chance to win an extra prize if to take part in Extra, an additional draw with a chance to win CAD $1,000,000 per an additional $1 cost.
Hot and cold Canada Quebec Max numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 13, 46, 12, 01, 22, and 23. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 35, 43, 28, 19, 47, and 36.
Payouts of Lotto Max Quebec prizes
Keep in mind that Quebec Max jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. In case there are two or more winners, the prize is to be equally shared. Depending on the amount, prizes of other categories can be claimed at prize centers, lottery retailers or by mail. Amounts above CAD $25,000 can only be redeemed by appointment, while smaller amounts can be claimed at prize centers and by mail. Winnings of $600 or less may also be received at lottery retailers. A great thing is that Quebec Max 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 Canada Quebec Max results.