Canada Lotto Max
Odds to win Canada Lotto Max jackpot
|Winning selections||Odds (playing single line) *||Odds (playing 3 lines)||Prize|
|Match 7 numbers||1 in 99,884,400||1 in 33,294,800||Jackpot Win or share of 87.25% of Pools Fund|
|Match 6 + bonus number||1 in 14,269,200||1 in 4,756,400||Share of 2.5% of Pools Fund|
|Match 6 numbers||1 in 339,744||1 in 113,248||Share of 2.5% of Pools Fund|
|Match 5 + bonus number||1 in 113,247||1 in 37,749||Share of 1.5% of Pools Fund|
|Match 5 numbers||1 in 5,523||1 in 1,841||Share of 3.5% of Pools Fund|
|Match 4 + bonus number||1 in 3,315||1 in 1,105||Share of 2.75% of Pools Fund|
|Match 4 numbers||1 in 248.7||1 in 82.9||C$20.00|
|Match 3 + bonus number||1 in 248.7||1 in 82.9||C$20.00|
|Match 3 numbers||1 in 25.5||1 in 8.5||Free Play (worth C$5.00)|
* Odds on the official site are calculated by playing 3 lines which is the minimum to buy. However, the real odds are 3 times higher by playing only single line.
Overall odds of winning any prize per C$5 play are 1 in 7.
Canada Lotto Max drawings are held Tuesday and Friday at 11:30 pm ET. Tickets cost C$1.66 per play. Players may pick seven numbers from one pool of numbers from 1 to 50. You win the jackpot by matching all seven winning numbers in a drawing. The jackpots start at C$10 million and is capped at $70 million. After the jackpot reaches at least C$50 million, additional drawings are held for auxiliary "MaxMillions" prizes of C$1 million each.
May 2019 format/price point change
In May 14, 2019, the game introduced major changes, including adding a Tuesday drawing, a larger jackpot cap, a 50-number field, and two additional prize tiers.