How Do You Play South Africa PowerBall / PowerBall Plus Online?
Play South African PowerBall / PowerBall Plus online by choosing 5 numbers from 1-50 and a Powerball number from 1-20. Use your manual selection, or random selection (Quick Pick) to buy official lottery tickets online. MagicLotto will buy your Powerball / PowerBall Plus ticket on your behalf. Find out all about How It Works.
SA PowerBall / PowerBall Plus draws are staged every Tuesday and Friday at 21:00 (GMT+2).
How Do You Win the South Africa PowerBall / PowerBall Plus Jackpot?
If your PowerBall / PowerBall Plus ticket matches the five main numbers and the additional Powerball number selected in the draw, you've won the South African PowerBall / PowerBall Plus jackpot! The jackpot prize starts at a guaranteed R5 million and has rolled over as high as R232 million a record set in February 2019. Learn more about SA PowerBall / PowerBall Plus with The Guide to South African Lotteries.
Increase your chances of winning the jackpot by playing 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12-number systematic forms. Hit a winning combination and you will win multiple times with your tickets.
How to Save When You Play South African PowerBall / PowerBall Plus Online
At MagicLotto we do NOT charge any commissions on our South African Lotteries (SA Lotto, PowerBall, or Daily Lotto). MagicLotto charges the lowest commission fees when it comes to the EuroMillions, UK Lottery, USA PowerBall, and SuperEnaLotto. All lotto tickets are charged in South African Rands to make it easier for our clients.
How Do You Claim South Africa PowerBall / PowerBall Plus Prizes at MagicLotto?
Receive free win alerts via email and SMS as soon as PowerBall lottery results are published. If you've won a South Africa PowerBall prize online, it will be directly transferred into your account after lottery draw results have been published and the prize money has been received from the official lottery operator. Larger prizes may need to be collected in person. All South Africa PowerBall prizes are paid out tax-FREE!
How Does South Africa's PowerBall Compare to the US Powerball?
The South Africa PowerBall is modeled after the US Powerball but offers a smaller guess range. Number selection in the South Africa Powerball is 5/50 + PB 1/20 while the number selection of the US Powerball is 5/69 + PB 1/26. Because of its bigger guess range, US Powerball jackpots tend to be much larger, however, the odds of winning the SA PowerBall jackpot are better than the odds of winning the US Powerball jackpot!
Interesting News about the South Africa PowerBall / PowerBall Plus
SA PowerBall had another R114 million win in the 5 February 2020 draw by a single ticket purchased in Roodepoort, Johannesburg. The lucky winner will be the owner of the fifth highest jackpot prize in South Africa's lottery history!
The PowerBall jackpot was won by a single ticket in the draw of 26 November 2019, entitling the lucky winner to a prize worth R114,242,816.50. The winner, a Limpopo man who bought the winning ticket in Makhado, was an unemployed father of two, lottery officials said. Congratulations!
A record-breaking South Africa PowerBall jackpot was won in the draw on 19 February 2019! A single ticket entitled one very lucky person to an extraordinary R232 million jackpot! The winning numbers were 14 18 21 26 35 PB: 5. This win set a South Africa record by being the biggest jackpot ever awarded Powerball ticket prices in South Africa.