How to Win Powerball



To win the jackpot (Division 1) in Powerball, your entry needs to match all 7 winning numbers plus the winning Powerball number in a single game panel. However you can win a prize with as little as 2 winning numbers plus the Powerball number in a single game. 


How many Prize divisions does Powerball have?

Powerball has 9 prize divisions. The winning combinations and odds of winning each Powerball prize division (based on 1 standard game) are shown below:



How can I increase my chances of winning Powerball?

There are a number of ways you can increase your chances of winning:

1.    Try a PowerHit where you’re guaranteed the winning Powerball number.

2.    Try a special entry type like a Pick or System entry. Select more numbers with a System entry or guarantee one or two winning numbers with a Pick entry.

3.    Pool your money and play as a group in a Syndicate. Syndicates help you to buy larger entries that have greater chance of winning.


How do I claim my Powerball prize?

You can claim your Powerball prize online or in-store depending on the prize amount and where you purchased your ticket. Check out our Claiming Prizes page for more information on how to claim your Powerball prize.