Where to claim lottery prizes in California
If you are lucky enough to win a CA lottery prize of $600 or more then you will need to visit any of the nine lottery district offices listed below to claim your prize. Alternatively, you can fill in the claim form below and mail it to the lottery office is Sacramento.
730 North 10th Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
When mailing your claim form, make sure you also include the ticket and you have signed the back of it. You should also make sure that you have made a copy of the form and of your signed ticket, as if your form and/or ticket get lost in the post, the California Lottery will not be held responsible.
If you have won a prize of $599 or under then you are able to claim your payout at any lottery retailer in the state with just your ticket. You can also send your ticket to the address above as long as you accompany it with a claim form.
Prizes up to $599 can be claimed from any lottery retailer in CA, but for bigger payouts you will need to visit one of nine lottery district offices.
|Richmond||618 South 8th Street, Suite 300A
Richmond, CA 94804
|Sacramento||4106 East Commerce Way
Sacramento, CA 95834
|East Bay||2489 Industrial Parkway West
Hayward, CA 94545
|Fresno||7620 North Del Mar Avenue
Fresno, CA 93711
|Van Nuys||16525 Sherman Way, #C10
Van Nuys, CA 91406
|Rancho Cuacamonga||11138 Elm Avenue
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
|Santa Fe Springs||9807 Bell Ranch Drive
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
|Santa Ana||3400 W. Warner Ave. Ste. F
Santa Ana, CA 92704
|San Diego||5656 Ruffin Road
San Diego, CA 92123
|All CA lottery offices are open Monday – Friday from the hours of 8am to 5pm|
All prizes are valid for 180 days after the draw date, after which they cannot be claimed and will be added to the California Education fund like all non-claimed lottery winnings.Prizes up to $599 can be claimed from any lottery retailer in CA, but for bigger payouts you will need to visit one of nine lottery district offices.
The California State Lottery operates nine District Offices across the state. When you visit any of them, you can get help filing your claim for prizes of $600 or more. Remember to sign the back of your ticket, then bring it to any of our locations listed below Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except on state holidays.
Effective December 7, 2020, Lottery District Offices are temporarily closed to the public following the California Regional Stay at Home order issued on December 3, 2020.
Prizes up to $599 can be claimed at a California Lottery retailer. For prizes $600 and above, players can claim their prize via mail. For complete instructions on how to claim a prize by mail, please visit the Claim A Prize page. Please note the processing time for claims may be delayed due to necessary observance of social distancing guidelines and procedures.The California Lottery has nine District Offices that can help you file your claim for prizes of $600 or more. Find one near you. Visit Mon – Fri from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ]]>