Christmas Scratch Cards Bonus Draw - Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions

There will be 12 Bonus Draws in total: 11 weekly draws will commence on Friday, 9th October 2020 and end on Friday 18th December 2020 with one final Bonus Draw to be held on 6th April 2021.

To enter a Bonus Draw a Player must reveal the 13 character alpha-numeric code printed on the front of each scratch card and follow the entry method outlined in the Bonus Draw procedure in these Game Rules. Entries to the Bonus Draw will be accepted from the following National Lottery games:

  1. Game 252 €3 Hampers & Cash – 3 entries per Ticket.
  2. Game 253 €5 Merry Money – 5 entries per Ticket.
  3. Game 254 €10 Christmas Countdown – 10 entries per Ticket

A player may only win one prize in any one Bonus Draw.

Each Bonus Draw Procedure will be carried out in accordance with procedures set down by the Company.

To enter a Bonus Draw a Player must:

  • Reveal the 13 character alpha-numeric code contained in the Bonus Draw play area of a scratch card.
  • Visit and enter through the Bonus Draw entry form on
  • Players must enter the 13 character alpha-numeric code contained in the Bonus Draw play area of a ticket and any other mandatory details requested on the Bonus Draw entry webform.
  • A validation process will be carried out to ensure that each 13 character alpha-numeric code is valid and only entered once into the Bonus Draw.
  • Upon completion of an entry, a player receives a confirmation on site of entry and details of the number of entries they have received and which have been registered. The National Lottery will also send an email to the email address supplied confirming receipt of the entry
  • Entries close each week at 10 am on a Friday. Any valid entries received after that time are automatically entered into the next Bonus Draw.
  • From Friday 9th October 2020 to Friday 18th December 2020 a weekly draw will be conducted from all valid entries to select a winner of €5,000 prize. A final draw will be conducted on 6th of April 2021 to ensure any remaining entries post-December have the opportunity to enter the draw.


Payment of Prizes

  • Winners will not be required to retain their scratch card to claim a Prize.
  • All prizes payments will be subject to the Company’s prize validation claims procedures.


For further information, see the game rules for each scratch card.