Instant Win Games

Kick-Off Cash

Kick-Off Cash
  • Prize: Win up to €30,000 Prize: Win up to €30,000
  • Odds of Winning: 2.76 Odds of Winning: 1 in 2.76
  • Game Price: €3.00 per play Game Price: €3.00 per play

How to Play

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Kick off your Summer with cash prizes up to €30,000!

Under each ? tile is a symbol.

Choose 6 out of the 9 tiles to unveil your symbols.

Any matching symbols will be marked on the Play Grid.

Match a whole line of symbols on the grid to win a prize.

Once the Game has been played a Finish button will appear; The game is not completed until it has been pressed. If after a period of time no areas have been clicked, visual prompts will appear to encourage the player to click and interact with the Game.

Game Rules

GAME ENTRY MECHANISM

  1. The Interactive System must be available for play.
  2. A registered Player may play a “Try for Free” game for notional prizes by selecting the “Try” link in the Game Play Window.
  3. In order to play a National Lottery interactive Game, a Player must first register on-line from a link on www.lottery.ie in accordance with the PLI Interactive Terms and Conditions.
  4. The Player must have a valid Player Account.
  5. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to Play the Game and Prizes will not be paid to persons under 18 years.
  6. The Player is required to log in to the Interactive System by entering a User ID and Password (created during the Player’s original on-line registration process) to gain access to this Game.
  7. When the Player has logged in to the Interactive System a choice of Games will appear on the instant win game lobby. The Player chooses the “Kick-Off Cash” Game by clicking on the “Play” link on the Game Play Window.
  8. The Player is then shown a brief “How to Play” synopsis of the game and is invited to ‘Play Now’ or ‘Try’.
  9. When the Player chooses ‘Play Now’ he is then shown the price of playing a Game and current Wallet balance, at which point the Player is invited to ‘Play Now’.
  10. When the Player opens the Game the Interactive System checks to ensure that the Player has sufficient Unutilised Funds to complete the transaction. The cost of the Play is deducted from the Wallet balance and the amended Wallet balance is displayed.
  11. The Game then connects to the Interactive System which randomly selects a Play which may yield a Prize from one of the Prize Tiers for this Game. The result for a Play is randomly determined by the Interactive System. The Player’s interaction with the Game does not impact on the result.
  12. The opening screen is displayed and the Player must press the ‘Play’ button to take him to the play screen. 
  13. The opening screen is displayed along with a ‘Settings’ button (cog symbol – bottom left hand side) which will open to display two further buttons: the Sound button and the “i” button which contains the synopsis of how to play the Game.
  14. The Player is presented with a Game Play Window displaying 9 tiles with question marks and a 6 x 6 grid of symbols of Shirt, Whistle, Football, Flag, Trophy, Cards, Gloves, Scarf or Shield with a prize amount labelling each row and column.
  15. The aim of the Game is to match 6 symbols in a row or column and win the corresponding amount displayed for that row or column.
  16. To commence Play the Player must select a tile with a question mark on the left hand side of the screen to reveal a symbol. Any matching tiles in the grid will change to show a blue background.
  17. When the Player matches 6 symbols in a row or column the Player wins the corresponding prize for that row or column.
  18. Once the Game ends a message indicating the result will appear:
    BETTER LUCK NEXT TIME
    or
    CONGRATULATIONS!
    YOU HAVE WON
    <AMOUNT>
  19. The Player is required to acknowledge this message by clicking the FINISH button. The game then ends and the Player is shown the game confirmation screen.

If You purchase a Play and do not complete the Play, the system will automatically play out the Play within 24 hours. If a Low Tier Prize is won then that Prize will be paid directly into the Players Wallet. If a Mid-Tier Prize is won then that Prize will be paid by cheque (subject to age verification). If a High Tier Prize is won You will be notified and may redeem the Prize, paid by cheque, at National Lottery HQ.

Download a copy of the National Lottery Kick-Off Cash rules (PDF)


All Instant Wins are games of chance. The outcome of a play is predetermined at the point of purchase and your actions will not influence whether you win a prize.

Play for fun and know your limits!

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