Terms & Conditions

Eligibility to buy the lotteries

  • The user should be a Sri Lankan Citizen whose age is above 18.
  • The user has to possess a valid National Identity Card number.
  • How to Purchase lotteries

    Users can purchase any of the lotteries on subscription or on-demand basis through SMS, USSD & WEB channels.

  • Subscription model.
  • To receive ticket/s whenever there is a draw

    Ex: Ticket Keyword <Space> NIC <Space> No of tickets

  • On-Demand model.
  • Ex: Ticket Keyword <Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC


  • Via SMS
  • SMSUsers can purchase the ticket by sending the predefined format SMS to our short code “811”

    Lottery Subscription SMS Format On-demand SMS Format
    Mahajana Sampatha MS<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets OMS<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Govi Setha GS<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets OGS<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Supiri Vasana SV<Space>NIC<Space> OSV<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Jathika Sampatha JS<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets OJS<Space>No of tickets<Space>NIC
    Neeroga NR<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets ONR<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Mega Power MP<Space>NIC <Space> No of tickets OMP<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Dhana Nidhanaya DN<Space>NIC <Space> No of tickets ODN<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Sevana SE<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets OSE<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Vasana Sampatha VS<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets OVS<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC
    Dharu Diri DDS<Space>NIC<Space> No of tickets ODDS<Space> No of tickets <Space>NIC

  • Via USSD

  • Both the subscription and on demand modes are supported via #811#. Customers can simply dial #811# from their mobile and follow incrustations.

  • Via Web (www.811.lk)

  • All the features that are available in SMS and USSD is available at www.811.lk with advanced options of checking the wallet balance, manage subscriptions, checking lottery results and ticket history.

    Charging for the tickets

    The user will be charged at the time of each ticket delivery based on the credit availability on his/her mobile or the NLB wallet (NLB wallet is described at the next section).

    Each ticket is priced at Ticket fee of LKR 20 + Convenience fee of LKR 4 & Applicable taxes

    EZ Cash ticket purchases will entail a cost of LKR 20 + Convenience fee of LKR 5 & Applicable taxes

    Users can subscribe to multiple lotteries or buy on-demand maximum of 10 tickets per one time

    What is the NLB wallet?

    Wallet in this context is a virtual wallet (Digital wallet) attached to each user’s registered account. This wallet will save all the winning amounts up to LKR 100 and provide the facility to purchase next ticket/s at LKR 20.

    Available draws

    Lottery Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    Mahajana Sampatha
    Govi Setha
    Supiri Wasana
    Jathika Sampatha
    Mega Power
    Dhana Nidhanaya
    Vasana Sampatha
    Dharu Diri

    All subscribers will get the official results winning number for each lottery purchased via SMS once draw results are announced by NLB.

    Winning prizes

    Lottery winning of the subscribers will be managed by CCWP and will be distributed as follows;

    Prize Structure (LKR) Claiming Process
    Rs.100 & below “NLB811” Wallet
    Between 100 to 20,000 Mobile reload/eZ Cash/M cash/Bank transfer
    Above 20,000 Through NLB

    How can I unsubscribe from the subscribed lotteries?

    You can unsubscribe your subscribed tickets via SMS, USSD or Web.

    For SMS: Type, Ticket KeywordOFF and send to 811

    Lottery Unsubscription
    Mahajana Sampatha MS <Space> OFF
    Govi Setha GS <Space> OFF
    Supiri Vasana SV <Space> OFF
    Jathika Sampatha JS <Space> OFF
    Neeroga NR <Space> OFF
    Mega Power MP <Space> OFF
    Dhana Nidhanaya DN <Space> OFF
    Sevana SE <Space> OFF
    Vasana Sampatha VS <Space> OFF
    Dharu Diri DDS <Space> OFF