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Lock instant win games

If you feel you are spend too much time or money on online instant win games and only want to use your account to play Draw based games, the instant win game lock out feature will remove the online games from your account.

How does it work?

You can choose to lock instant win games for a minimum period of two days or for longer if you wish.

You can choose one particular game or all games, and there is also a customisable date field that will allow to choose the duration of the lock.

Who should use the lock instant win games feature?

If you feel you are spending too much time or money on Instant Win Games, but want to continue to play the Lottery or EuroMillions, then this feature is for you.

How long can you lock for?

You can lock Instant Win Games for one month, up to five years. There is also an option to permanently lock them should you wish to.

What happens when my chosen date ends?

The lock will automatically lift and games will be accessible again.

 Do you need to take a break?

Lock Games

Help is available

If you're worried about yourself or someone you know there is a variety of tools and support available.

Visit Problem Gambling Ireland or call them for support on 089 241 5401

Visit Gamblers Anonymous or call them for support on 01 872 1133

The Rutland Centre Support Helpline, Concerned about your play or spend? For free, independent and professional help call: 1800 446 677 (9am to 11pm);
or visit: www.responsibleplay.ie

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