Minnesota State Lottery Privacy Policy and Legal Notices

Legal Age

A person under the age of 18 years may not buy or redeem for a prize a ticket in the state lottery.

Terms of Use

Thank you for visiting one of the Minnesota State Lottery websites. By visiting and accessing a Minnesota State Lottery website you consent and agree to the Terms and Conditions listed below. If you do not agree with any of the Terms and Conditions stated below, please do not use the site. The Minnesota State Lottery reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions at its sole discretion and you agree to be bound by any and all such modifications.

Disclaimers

The information contained in the Minnesota State Lottery websites is provided for informational purposes only. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information on the websites (including winning numbers), the Minnesota State Lottery and the State of Minnesota make no warranties, guarantees, or representations, of any kind, express or implied, as to the content, accuracy, completeness, reliability or timeliness of the information contained in the websites. The Minnesota State Lottery expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any errors, inaccuracies or the untimeliness of any information contained herein.

The official winning numbers for any drawing are the numbers that have been recorded by the Lottery and certified by the independent accounting firm who has observed the drawing.  In the event of a discrepancy between the numbers posted on this website and the official winning numbers, the official winning numbers will prevail.

Privacy Policy

The Minnesota State Lottery is strongly committed to maintaining the privacy of personal information gathered from the use of any of its websites. Email addresses or other information that is obtained as a result of interacting with the Minnesota State Lottery websites will be used to respond to your inquiry or provide you with requested information, or to enhance or benefit the Minnesota State Lottery and its products, and will not be sold or provided to third parties except as required by the Minnesota Data Practices Act, Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13. Specifically, a person's name, physical and electronic addresses, and telephone number collected from persons that become a member of Lucky Minnesota is considered to be private data on individuals under Minnesota law and will not be provided to anyone outside of the Lottery without your consent unless otherwise required by the Minnesota Data Practices Act, Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

Winning Numbers

All winning lottery numbers on the Minnesota State Lottery websites are entered manually. In the event of a discrepancy between the numbers on the websites and the official Lottery winning numbers as validated by the Lottery and certified by independent certified accountants, the official numbers shall prevail.

Copyright and Trademark Notice

The content of the Minnesota State Lottery websites is the exclusive property of the Minnesota State Lottery. Copyright © 2005 Minnesota State Lottery. All Rights Reserved. The name “Minnesota State Lottery,” all other lottery and game names, and the graphics, logos, and certain phrases are the property of the Minnesota State Lottery or have been licensed by the Minnesota State Lottery. The absence of a specific notice of proprietary rights does not necessarily mean that the item is in the public domain. Any unauthorized use of trademarks/service marks and/or the contents of any of the Minnesota State Lottery websites may be in violation of law and could subject the copier to legal action. Unless otherwise specified or allowed, no one has permission to copy, redistribute, reproduce, republish, store in any medium, re-transmit, modify, exploit or make commercial use of, in any form, the information residing on the Minnesota State Lottery websites.

Links

The links that appear on the Minnesota State Lottery websites are solely for the information of the visitor. The Minnesota State Lottery does not endorse any particular viewpoint that appears on any webpage that appears as a link on any of its sites. The Minnesota State Lottery does not control the authenticity, accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of information on any links.

Cookies

Cookies are simple text files stored on your computer by Internet websites to help identify users and customize user experience. The Minnesota State Lottery employs cookies in order to assist you interacting with us and to facilitate any entry you may make on a Lottery website. If you choose to modify your settings to reject cookies, it may affect your use of the Minnesota State Lottery websites.

Security

The Minnesota State Lottery, as the developer and manager of its websites, has taken several steps to safeguard the integrity of its data and prevent unauthorized access to information maintained. These measures are designed and intended to prevent corruption of data, block unknown or unauthorized access to our systems and information, and to provide reasonable protection of private information in the Lottery’s possession. When collecting private data from you, the Lottery utilizes Secure Sockets Layers (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input and prevents unauthorized viewing.

Other Incidental Information

In the course of normal business, the Lottery may obtain and analyze certain other pieces of customer information. Examples of these types of information might include your network (IP) address, your browser type, the pages and files retrieved from servers, and so forth. This information is used only in the aggregate for statistical analysis and problem determination. Individuals are not identified through this analysis.