Retailer Business Opportunities
Thank you for your interest in becoming an Illinois Lottery retailer!
The Illinois Lottery takes pride in providing an exemplary lottery experience not only for our customers, but for our retail network too. Lottery can provide the ideal selling solution to accommodate your retail needs. And there has never been a better time to become a lottery retailer: the Illinois Lottery is making an unprecedented investment in its retailers, which will drive retail sales and improve the customer experience. From new, easier to use state-of-the-art equipment to innovative new games, the Illinois Lottery will be an asset to your business.
Adding Illinois Lottery to your business creates an additional revenue stream through well-known and well-regarded product lines.
- Receive 5% commission on all Draw games sales
- Receive 5% commission on all Instant Ticket sales
- Receive a 1% commission for all winning ticket redemptions (regardless of purchase location). Retailers can pay up to $599 on winning tickets.
- Receive 1% commission on jackpot and top prize drawings and scratch games up to $500,000
If this sounds like a great addition to your business, please take a few minutes to fill out the New Business Opportunity Form below. One of our Business Development Representatives will be in contact shortly after form submission.
Also, we encourage you to take a look at the Retailer Application Packet to learn more about becoming an Illinois Lottery retailer today!
Mega Millions® Promotion
Create an Illinois Lottery account and deposit at least $10 in one online visit, receive a voucher for a free online Mega Millions® line ($2 value).
10:00 AM CT on 06/10/21—10:00 AM CT on 06/30/21
What is the name of this promotion?
Register and Make a Deposit, Get a Voucher for a Free Mega Millions® Line
What is the promotion period?
If a participant clicks an ad, email, or notification for the promotion, creates an Illinois Lottery account and deposits at least $10, they will receive a voucher for a free online Mega Millions line ($2 value).
Am I eligible for the promotion?
If you received an ad, email, or notification for the promotion, do not have an Illinois Lottery account, are 18 years of age or older, and meet all of the eligibility requirements set forth in the Official Rules, you are eligible for the promotion.
How do I participate in the promotion?
In order to participate, you must:
1. Click on the link provided in the advertisement or communication. This will lead to the Illinois Lottery website;
2. Create an Illinois Lottery account; and
3. Deposit at least $10.
How will I receive my voucher?
After you have earned your voucher, it will appear under the “My Promotions” tab in your profile. You will also receive an email, notifying you that the voucher is available. Please allow up to 24 hours for your voucher to appear.
What should I do if I don't receive my voucher?
If you don’t receive your voucher within 24 hours of completing all of the required steps for the promotion, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-252-1775 for assistance.
Can I pick my own numbers when I redeem my voucher?
Yes, when you redeem your voucher for your free Mega Millions line, you can either choose your own numbers or select Quick Pick, which will choose numbers for you.
How do I redeem my voucher?
You can redeem your voucher by taking following steps:
1. Log into your Illinois Lottery account on the Illinois Lottery website or app;
2. Open the "My Promotions" tab in your profile;
3. Click "Play and Redeem Now; "
4. Select your numbers or select Quick Pick. You will receive an on-page notice that the offer has been applied;
5. Click "Buy Now"; and
6. Click "Purchase".
Can my free ticket be cancelled if I change my mind?
No, your free Mega Millions line cannot be cancelled.
Can I withdraw the money that I deposit into my wallet if I change my mind?
No, the money you deposit into your wallet cannot be withdrawn. However, you can withdraw your winnings.
Who may I contact if I have more questions?
If you have more questions about this promotion, please contact email@example.com or 1-800-252-1775.