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New Jersey Lottery Results

Game Result Est. Jackpot Next Draw
Pick-3 Midday
  • 0
  • 5
  • 9
  • FB: 1
Top Prize*
$500 *Depends on ticket sales
Next Draw
Top Prize*
$500 *Depends on ticket sales
Pick-3 Evening
  • 6
  • 7
  • 3
  • FB: 7
Top Prize*
$500 *Depends on ticket sales
Next Draw
Top Prize*
$500 *Depends on ticket sales
Pick-4 Midday
  • 4
  • 5
  • 9
  • 3
  • FB: 1
Top Prize*
$5,000 *Depends on ticket sales
Next Draw
Top Prize*
$5,000 *Depends on ticket sales
Pick-4 Evening
  • 5
  • 9
  • 2
  • 8
  • FB: 7
Top Prize*
$5,000 *Depends on ticket sales
Next Draw
Top Prize*
$5,000 *Depends on ticket sales
Jersey Cash 5
  • 4
  • 11
  • 12
  • 17
  • 32
  • X: 2
Est. Jackpot
$214,000
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$287,000
5 Card Cash
  • 4
  • 6
  • Q
  • 5
  • 8
Up to
$5,000
Next Draw
Up to
$5,000
Pick-6
  • 5
  • 6
  • 17
  • 31
  • 36
  • 43
  • X: 5
Est. Jackpot
$4 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$4.1 Million
Powerball
  • 7
  • 40
  • 48
  • 55
  • 66
  • PB: 11
  • Power Play: 2
Est. Jackpot
$160 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$170 Million
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Mega Millions
  • 8
  • 17
  • 51
  • 57
  • 70
  • MB: 2
  • Megaplier: 4
Est. Jackpot
$113 Million
Next Draw
Est. Jackpot
$121 Million
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Cash4Life
  • 18
  • 25
  • 31
  • 45
  • 58
  • CB: 1
Top Prize
$1,000 Per day for life
Next Draw
Top Prize
$1,000 Per day for life

New Jersey Quick Picks

New Jersey Lottery Games

A quick summary for all New Jersey State Lottery games.

Game Type Numbers Sales Close
Pick-3 Midday Daily 3 from 0-9 12:53 p.m.
Pick-3 Evening Daily 3 from 0-9 7:53 p.m.
Pick-4 Midday Daily 4 from 0-9 12:53 p.m.
Pick-4 Evening Daily 4 from 0-9 7:53 p.m.
Jersey Cash 5 Daily 5 from 1-43 7:53 p.m.
5 Card Cash Daily QP 5 cards from 52 7:53 p.m.
Pick-6 Jackpot 6 from 1-49 7:53 p.m.
Powerball Jackpot 5 from 1-69 + 1 from 1-2 9:59 p.m.
Mega Millions Jackpot 5 from 1-70 + 1 from 1-25 10:45 p.m.
Cash4Life Daily 5 from 1-60 + 1 from 1-4 8:46 p.m.

New Jersey Lottery Game Schedule

Find out when each draw takes place.

Game Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Pick-3 Midday 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m.
Pick-3 Evening 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m.
Pick-4 Midday 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m. 12:59 p.m.
Pick-4 Evening 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m.
Jersey Cash 5 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m.
5 Card Cash 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m. 7:57 p.m.
Pick-6   7:57 p.m.     7:57 p.m.    
Powerball       10:59 p.m.     10:59 p.m.
Mega Millions     11:00 p.m.     11:00 p.m.  
Cash4Life 9:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
All times displayed in New Jersey local time.

New Jersey Lottery Advanced Draws

In the state of New Jersey, players can purchase tickets for the following number of consecutive draws in advance:

Game Advanced Draws
Pick-3 Midday 7 draws
Pick-3 Evening 7 draws
Pick-4 Midday 7 draws
Pick-4 Evening 7 draws
Jersey Cash 5 21 draws
5 Card Cash N/A
Pick-6 26 draws
Powerball 8 draws
Mega Millions 8 draws
Cash4Life 28 draws

New Jersey Lottery Claiming Prizes

Here's the normal process for claiming prizes in New Jersey.

Prizes of $599 or Less

Option 1.
Claim at any local retailer.
Option 2.
Claim at New Jersey Lottery HQ.
Option 3.
Post the signed ticket to the New Jersey Lottery.

Prizes of $599.50 or Over

Option 1.
Claim at New Jersey Lottery HQ.
Option 2.
Complete a claim form, sign the back of the ticket, and post both items to the New Jersey Lottery.

It normally takes around three business days to process the claim (from the moment the claim is received), but please allow at least two weeks to make sure the claim is received.

Postal address
New Jersey Lottery
Attn: Validations PO Box 041, Trenton NJ 08625-0041

Claim Centers

  • New Jersey Claims Center HQ

    Screenshot of the New Jersey Claims Center HQ Claim Center location
    Lawrence Park Complex, 1333 Brunswick Ave. Circle, Trenton, NJ 08648, USA
    Phone: (609) 599-5800
    Opening times:
    Monday to Friday - -

Tax Information

Here are the taxes withheld from lottery prizes claimed by winners in New Jersey that present a social security number when claiming their prize.

Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $5,000 and up to $10,000 State Tax 0%
Federal Tax 24%
    Total: 24%
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $10,000 but less than $500,000 State Tax 5%
Federal Tax 24%
    Total: 29%
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $500,000 State Tax 8%
Federal Tax 24%
    Total: 32%

If the winner does not present a social security number, the taxes withheld by the New Jersey Lottery are different:

Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $600 and up to $10,000 State Tax 0%
Federal Tax 30%
    Total: 30%
Winnings Tax Percentage
Over $10,000 State Tax 8%
Federal Tax 30%
    Total: 38%

About the New Jersey Lottery

New Jersey Scenery

The state of New Jersey has been creating lucky winners since the first lottery tickets went on sale in December 1970.

A year later in March 1971, a couple from West Caldwell scooped the first Millionaire jackpot. Much later, in May 1999, New Jersey joined a lottery called The Big Game, which was later renamed Mega Millions.

The state started selling Powerball tickets in 2010. Profits from New Jersey state lottery ticket sales benefit small businesses, educational institutions, veteran's services, and several other initiatives in the state. To date, more than $25 billion has been allocated to worthy causes. Players must be 18 years old or older to purchase and redeem lottery tickets.

Contact Information

Phone Number (Toll-Free):
1-800-222-0996

New Jersey Lottery FAQS

1. Must I file my claim for winnings at the New Jersey Lottery HQ?

You can redeem prizes of up to $599.50 at any licensed lottery retailer in the state. You need to complete a claim form for prizes of $600 and over and either send it by mail or use it to claim your prize at the New Jersey Claims Center HQ.

Jackpot winners can hand-deliver their winning tickets to the Lottery offices, and we strongly recommend that you consult with a legal professional or a financial advisor before claiming any big lottery winnings.


2. How long do I have to claim my lottery winnings?

You have 12 months from the date of the draw to redeem your winning ticket.


3. Can I remain anonymous if I win a New Jersey jackpot prize?

No, your name, town, county, and prize amount will be made available through a press release or as public records.

You can consult with a legal professional before claiming any big prizes, to confirm if it is possible to claim your prize through a trust in order to retain your anonymity.


4. Do I need to pay taxes on my winnings?

Lottery winnings in New Jersey are subject to both federal income tax and New Jersey gross income tax. The New Jersey Lottery is also required to withhold a percentage of certain lottery winnings for tax purposes. See our Tax Information section for more information.


5. What games can I play in the state of New Jersey?

New Jersey has an excellent assortment of daily and jackpot games. These include Pick-3 (Midday, Evening), Pick-4 (Midday, Evening), Pick-6, Cash4Life, 5 Card CashJersey Cash 5, Mega Millions, and Powerball.


6. How old must I be to play the New Jersey Lottery?

New Jersey residents must be at least 18 years old to purchase lottery tickets and redeem prizes.


7. Can I purchase tickets for more than one draw in advance?

Yes, in New Jersey you can purchase tickets for a number of consecutive draws in advance. Check our Advanced draws section for more information.


8. What happens if I damage or lose my winning lottery ticket?

The New Jersey Lottery can't be held responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged lottery tickets. That's why it's important to sign the back of your tickets as soon as you get them and keep them in a safe place.


9. Can I purchase lottery tickets over the phone or by mail?

No, you need to purchase your tickets from an authorized lottery retailer. It's illegal to sell or purchase tickets over the phone or through the mail.


10. Where does the lottery money go?

In New Jersey, proceeds from the sale of lottery tickets are used to help small businesses, veteran's services, education, and a number of other causes.


Got any more questions about the New Jersey Lottery? Contact us we'd love to help answer them.