INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WEHT) – Effective 5:00 pm on Monday, March 23, 2020, the Hoosier Lottery prize payment offices located in Indianapolis, Mishawaka and Evansville will be closed to the public until further notice.
The Hoosier Lottery is committed to processing winning tickets for our players. Players can mail in any prize claims up to $99,999. Information on how to mail in a prize claim can be found at hoosierlottery.com/claim. Prize claims of $100,000 and above will be processed, by appointment only. Players can call 1-800-955-6886 to schedule an appointment. Should players choose, tickets may be presented in-person when the prize claim offices reopen. The Hoosier Lottery has extended the deadline for redeeming winning Hoosier Lottery tickets an additional sixty (60) days beyond the 180 days allowed by statute.
All Hoosier Lottery game drawings will continue to occur as scheduled. Any changes to second chance drawings will be posted to our website. Players may purchase tickets and redeem prizes of less than $600 at most Hoosier Lottery retailers. Please note some retailers may also have reduced hours or had changes to their schedule. You may want to contact them for updated hours.
Check hoosierlottery.com, the Hoosier Lottery’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram platforms or call 1-800-955-6886 for updates on when Hoosier Lottery prize payment offices will reopen.
(This story was originally published on March 24, 2020)