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$1,000,000Lotto Max played with Formule groupe: Montérégie residents share a tidy sum!

$1,000,000Lotto Max played with Formule groupe: Montérégie residents share a tidy sum!

Montréal, November 28, 2018 – A group of Montérégie residents won a $1 million Maxmillions in the October 26 Lotto Max draw. Their win came thanks to Formule groupe, an easy way to play as a group while having your shares on an individual ticket. To date, 8 of the 10 shares have been claimed.


In short

  • Lottery: Lotto Max played with Formule groupe
  • Prize won: $1,000,000
  • Category: Maxmillions
  • Draw date: October 26, 2018
  • Winners’ place of residence: Montérégie
  • Retailer: Dustin’s Convenience (Old Malone Highway, Kahnawake)
  • The retailer will receive a $10,000 commission, equal to 1% of the prize
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec head office, Montréal


Here are the lucky winners:

  • Thomas Armstrong (2 shares)

  • Arnold Deer (1 share)

  • Elaine Diabo (1 share)

  • Helen Montour (1 share)

  • Eleanor Phillips McComber (1 share)

  • Thelbert Rice (1 share)

  • Mitchell Whyte (1 share)



  • Some of the winners said they planned to use the winnings to buy a new car, indulge themselves and family, invest for the future, renovate their home or pay off their mortgage.


About Loto-Québec

LotoQuébec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. From January 1 to November 27, 2018, Loto-Québec paid out 129 prizes worth $1 million or more and created 102 millionaires. Gagnant à vie!, Grande Vie and Liste de vie! lotteries have provided 20 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Winners of large prizes are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries site.



Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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