Mega Millions Rules

Mega Millions is an easy game to play, but it is important to understand the rules so you can make sure you enter draws on time, don’t miss out on any prizes, and play safely. See the How to Play page for more information about playing Mega Millions. If you have won a prize, the How to Claim page details the steps you need to take to receive your winnings.

Rules for Buying Mega Millions Tickets

Game Rules

Prize Rules

You must present a valid winning ticket to be able to claim a Mega Millions prize. You will not be able to claim any prizes if you lose your ticket. Visit the How to Claim page for more information about how to receive your money, as the process depends on how much you won and the state in which you bought your ticket.