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Instant Kiwi

Welcome to the world of Instant Kiwi Online games! If you’re eager to discover the excitement of instant win games and the chance to win fantastic prizes, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll answer your frequently asked questions about Instant Kiwi Online, providing you with all the information you need to have an enjoyable gaming experience. Let’s dive in!

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Playing the Games

What are Instant Kiwi Online games?

Instant Kiwi Online games are thrilling instant win games that offer players the opportunity to win fantastic prizes. You can play these games conveniently on MyLotto or the MyLotto App, bringing the excitement right to your fingertips.

Who can play Instant Kiwi Online games?

To participate in Instant Kiwi Online games, you must be a fully registered MyLotto player and confirm that you are 18 years of age or older. Instant Kiwi prioritises responsible gaming and adheres to legal requirements, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all players. To confirm your age, simply complete a one-time age verification process on MyLotto or the MyLotto App.

When can I play Instant Kiwi Online games on MyLotto?

You can indulge in the excitement of Instant Kiwi Online games every day between 6:30am and 10:10pm.

Can I try an Instant Kiwi Online game before purchasing it?

Absolutely! Instant Kiwi Online games provide a ‘Try Now’ option. When you select ‘Try,’ you can enjoy a demo version of the game without deducting any money from your account. Please note that while playing the demo, any prizes you uncover will not be awarded to you.

Can I cancel my Instant Kiwi Online purchase?

Once you’ve made a purchase, the outcome of the game is determined. Therefore, all sales are final. Instant Kiwi urges players to review their selection carefully before confirming their purchase to ensure accuracy. Instant Kiwi does not provide refunds for purchases made in error.

Instant Kiwi Online and In-Store Games

Are Instant Kiwi Online games the same as in-store scratchies?

No, they are not the same. While some Instant Kiwi games may have similar names and appearances across Instant Kiwi Online and In-store platforms, they are separate games played and claimed independently. It’s essential to understand that they also have distinct prize pools, offering unique opportunities to win.

Can I redeem Instant Kiwi Online games in a Lotto store (and vice versa)?

No, you cannot. Prizes won through Instant Kiwi Online games (under $1,000) are automatically credited to your MyLotto account. You can easily withdraw your winnings by selecting ‘Settings > Withdraw funds.’ On the other hand, Instant Kiwi In-store prizes can only be redeemed at a Lotto store. Remember to visit a Lotto store if you win a prize from an Instant Kiwi In-store game.

Are all Instant Kiwi games restricted to players aged 18 and over?

Yes, they are. To comply with the Gambling Act and the Digital Instant Game Rules, all Instant Kiwi In-store and Online games are restricted to players who are 18 years of age or older.

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Instant Lotto Game

Is the “Instant Lotto” Instant Kiwi Online game the same as the Wednesday and Saturday Lotto Powerball draw?

No, they are not the same. Although the games may share a similar name and appearance, they are separate games with distinct rules and prizes. The “Instant Lotto” Instant Kiwi Online game offers its own unique prize pool and top prize, and you can play it any day of the week. To find out more about the prize pool and odds for the “Instant Lotto” game, simply open the game from the Instant Kiwi lobby.

How do I win in the Instant Lotto game?

The objective of the Instant Lotto game is to match your selected numbers with the winning numbers and win instantly! You’ll need to choose six numbers of your own or use the Auto Pick feature. Once you’ve made your selection, click ‘Draw’ on the Lotto machine to initiate the number drawing process. Match your chosen numbers with the Winning Numbers to claim the corresponding prize indicated in the prize table. Good luck!

How much can I win in the Instant Lotto game?

The “Instant Lotto” Instant Kiwi Online game offers top prizes of $20,000, which are always available at the time of purchase, regardless of how many times they’ve been won. Additionally, there are numerous other cash prizes waiting to be won.

How is “Instant Lotto” different from the original Lotto game?

If you’re seeking the opportunity to win big prizes, the original Lotto game is your best bet. With a top prize of $1 million, Lotto offers thrilling draws every week. You can play Lotto twice a week either in-store or on MyLotto.

The live draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday on TVNZ1, with the exception of major sporting event coverage on TVNZ1 from July 24 to August 7, during which the live Lotto draw will be aired on TVNZ2. Don’t worry if you miss the live draws; you can always catch them on TVNZ OnDemand shortly after.

To play Lotto, you’ll need to select six numbers from 1 to 40 to form a line on your ticket. You can either pick your own numbers or choose a Dip, where random numbers are generated for you. Each live Lotto draw consists of six winning Lotto numbers plus one bonus ball. With seven Lotto Prize Divisions, the top prize, Division 1, is won by matching all six winning Lotto numbers on a single line of your ticket.

Age Confirmation

Why is it necessary to be 18 years or older to play Instant Kiwi Online games?

According to the Gambling Act and the Digital Instant Game Rules, Instant Kiwi Online games can only be played by individuals who are 18 years of age or older. This age restriction is in place to ensure compliance with legal requirements and promote responsible gaming.

Why am I unable to play Instant Kiwi Online games if I don’t possess a valid NZ Passport or Driver Licence?

To play Instant Kiwi Online games, you must meet two requirements: be 18 years or older and complete a one-time age confirmation on MyLotto. Currently, the age confirmation tool only accepts valid New Zealand Passports and Driver Licences as forms of identification.

Winning a Prize

How can I determine if I have won a prize?

At the end of each Instant Kiwi Online game, the result of your ticket will be displayed. You can also check the outcome of completed tickets under ‘My Tickets > Completed Tickets > Instant Kiwi Online.’ Keep an eye on your wins and celebrate your success!

Does playing Instant Kiwi Online games involve skill?

No, Instant Kiwi Online games, like their in-store counterparts, is purely a game of chance. The outcome of each ticket is determined randomly by the system when you click ‘buy.’ The results are not influenced by any skill or judgment on the part of the player.

Are all Instant Kiwi Online prizes always available?

Absolutely! All prizes for Instant Kiwi Online games are available at the time of purchase, regardless of the number of times they’ve been won.

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How can I confirm that I am 18 years or older?

To automatically confirm your age via mylotto.co.nz for playing Instant Kiwi Online or participating in associated promotions, you can use the following forms of identification:

  • Valid New Zealand driver licence
  • Valid New Zealand passport

To complete your one-time age confirmation, follow these simple steps:

  1. Log in to your MyLotto account.
  2. Go to ‘Settings’ in your account.
  3. Enter your current New Zealand driver licence number or valid New Zealand passport details to confirm your age. If you have already completed the age confirmation process, your account will display ‘Aged 18 or over: Confirmed.’ If you encounter any difficulties during the confirmation process, please don’t hesitate to contact our Customer Support team at 0800 695 6886.