Players' Guide Glossary

Draw:

The process which results in the random selection by Camelot of a set of winning numbers (and/or letters) for a National Lottery Draw-based game.

Entry:

An entry in a National Lottery Draw-based game which has been registered as an entry on Camelot's central computer system.

Lucky Dip®:

A selection of different numbers which are randomly selected by the central computer system on your behalf for a Draw-based game.

Prize:
A prize won by an eligible player in a Draw-based game or Scratchcard.

Rollover:

If a jackpot is not won in any Draw-based game, the next draw will be a rollover draw (subject to the maximum number of rollovers allowed for each draw, as detailed in that game's Game Procedures).

Retailer:

Any person, firm or company authorised by Camelot to sell Tickets, Scratchcards and/or to pay Prizes.

Rules:

The National Lottery Rules for Draw-based Games Played at Retailers or by Offline Direct Debit.

Selection:

One set of numbers chosen by you for entry into a Draw-based game, or a Lucky Dip® for a Draw-based game, to be recorded on a Ticket. An entry into a Draw-based game will only be classed as an Entry when it has been registered on the central computer system.

Terminal:

The National Lottery machine which allows Tickets to be printed and, except in the case of Till-point Terminals, winning Tickets to be validated.

Ticket:

The ticket for a Draw-based game issued by a Terminal to record your Entry(ies). A ticket will show the Draw-based game, number and frequency of Draws selected by you and the range of Draw date(s) the ticket is valid for.

Till-point Terminal:

Certain retailers are allowed to sell National Lottery Tickets and Scratchcards from their own tills. These tills are known as Till-point Terminals. Till-point Terminals can print Tickets and, in selected Retailers, validate Prizes.

Transaction:

A transaction between you and a Retailer which results in the issue of one Ticket to you.