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$215,818Lotto Poker: A Montréaler’s royal flush pays off!

$215,818Lotto Poker: A Montréaler’s royal flush pays off!

Montréal, December 17, 2020 — Montréal resident Daniel Harvey got dealt a lucky hand and won the $215,818 progressive jackpot at quick-play game Lotto Poker on November 23 with a royal flush. The lucky winner says he plans to use his prize to pay off his mortgage and put the rest in an emergency fund.


In summary

  • Game: Lotto Poker with Plus option
  • Prize: $215,818
  • Category: Royal flush
  • Draw date: November 23, 2020
  • Winner’s place of residence: Montréal
  • Retailer: Dépanneur Wei (6700 Boulevard Gouin Est, Montréal-Nord)
  • Prize claim centre: Loto-Québec head office, Montréal


COVID-19: How to claim your prize

As part of the collective effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of its customers and employees, Loto-Québec has reopened its prize claim offices in Montréal and Quebec City by appointment only, and only for prize claims amounting to $10,000 or more. Right now, the safest and most efficient way to claim a prize amounting to less than $10,000 is by mail. Prizes amounting to $600 or less can be claimed at any Loto-Québec retailer.


Please note: Owners of physical lottery tickets with an expiry date between March 17 and September 17, 2020, inclusively who’ve won a prize will have an additional six months to claim it. The payment terms for prizes won on lotoquebec.com remain the same.


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’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. Between January 1 and December 14, 2020, Loto-Québec paid out 106 prizes of $1,000,000 or more to lottery winners. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 15 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries website.


Renaud Dugas
Senior Advisor, Media and Public Affairs

Natacha Charland
Public Affairs Advisor

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