Montréal, January 27, 2022 — Romuald Bouchard, a Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean resident, took home a $1,000,000 grand prize with a X scratch ticket. He likes to buy scratch tickets every so often, and this new lottery, launched on January 10, caught his attention.
The happy winner plans to buy a house and invest for his retirement.
The lucky ticket was purchased at Familiprix on Boulevard Saint-Michel, in Dolbeau-Mistassini. The retailer will receive a $10,000 commission, equal to 1% of the prize.
- Lottery game: X
- Prize: $1,000,000
- Category: Grand prize
- Claim date: January 12, 2022
- Winner’s place of residence: Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean
- Retailer: Familiprix (148 Boulevard Saint-Michel, Dolbeau-Mistassini)
COVID-19: How to claim a prize
As part of the collective effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health and safety of its customers and employees, Loto-Québec’s prize claim offices in Montréal and Quebec City are open by appointment only. Ticket holders who’ve won a prize of $25,000 or more should contact the customer service team. Under the current circumstances, the safest and most efficient way to claim a prize is still by mail. For more information on prize payment terms and conditions, please visit lotoquebec.com.
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. In 2021, Loto-Québec paid out 145 prizes of $1 million or more. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 22 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries website.