CT Lottery Lays Out New Social Distancing Prize Claim Rules
CT Lottery officials have released a new set of rules related to claiming prizes amid coronavirus concerns.
By Chris Dehnel , Patch Staff
Mar 18, 2020 4:08 p m ET | Updated Mar 19, 2020 3:32 a m ET
ACROSS CONNECTICUT — CT Lottery officials on Wednesday released a new set of rules related to claiming prizes amid coronavirus social distancing recommendations.
The CT Lottery is restricting public access at its Rocky Hill headquarters (777 Brook St.) for in-person claims. Several rules are now in place, “in order to preserve the health and safety of the public and CT Lottery employees.”
- Prizes up to $599 may be claimed in-person at CT Lottery retailers, or by mail. For mail-in instructions, visit www.CTLottery.org/ClaimPrize
- Prizes up to $5,000 may be claimed in-person at High-Tier Claim centers, or by mail
- Prizes $5,000 – $49,999 MUST be claimed by mail.
- Prizes $50,000 and above MUST be made in-person at the CT Lottery’s Rocky Hill headquarters, and by appointment ONLY. To make an appointment, claimants should call (860) 713-2679.
Lottery Retailers and High-Tier Claim Centers are privately owned businesses and may independently determine openings and closings, officials said.CT Lottery Lays Out New Social Distancing Prize Claim Rules – Across Connecticut, CT – CT Lottery officials have released a new set of rules related to claiming prizes amid coronavirus concerns.
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- Tue: 8:30am-4:30pm
- Wed: 8:30am-4:30pm
- Thu: 8:30am-4:30pm
- Fri: 8:30am-4:30pm
Established in 1972, this Brook Street office services as Connecticut Lottery Corporation’s headquarters. In fiscal year 2010, the Connecticut Lottery Corporation provided a record $285.5 million to support the valuable services and programs funded by the state’s General Fund including public health, libraries, public safety, education and more. Since the start of operation, the Lottery has returned more than $6.9 billion to the General Fund. The Lottery Corporation spends millions of dollars on educating consumers on underage and responsible gambling.Get directions, reviews and information for Connecticut Lottery in Rocky Hill, CT. ]]>