Poppy Lottery

Play the Legion's Poppy Lottery for just £1 per entry and you could win up to £2,000 every week! Already playing? then visit our Playerzone.

By playing, you'll also be supporting a great cause. Every time you play, your £1 entry goes to The Royal British Legion, so we can keep helping Britain's bravest serving and ex-Service men and women. 

It's easy to play the Poppy Lottery, use our online form to enter now. Just fill in your details and you'll be ready to play. Don't forget to read our terms and conditions (pdf).

Or if you prefer, you can download our printable form (pdf). Then just fill it in and post it to us at:

The Royal British Legion Poppy Lottery Limited
PO Box 653, Galgate, Lancaster LA2 0XB

... and we'll do the rest!

  • We'll write to confirm your unique lottery number(s) and the date of your first draw within two weeks of receiving your form
  • Each week, your lottery number will be entered into the draw
  • 200 winning numbers are drawn at random every Friday
  • If you win, there's no need to claim your prize, we'll automatically send you a cheque in the post
  • You can check the results of each draw here, or call the Poppy Lottery helpline on 01524 752 904
  • In addition to this, four times a year we’ll automatically enter you into a Quarterly Draw for the chance to win £15,000 or £20,000! And you can buy additional entries to give yourself an even better chance of winning
  • As a Poppy Lottery player you will have access to Playerzone, a special area of our website where you can buy extra entries for a Quarterly Draw, enter exclusive prize draws and read about how you’re supporting Britain’s bravest


200 cash prizes to be won every week!Every week, you could win one of 200 cash prizes

The first prize weekly jackpot is £2,000

You could also win one of 199 other cash prizes every week:

  • 2nd prize £200
  • 3rd prizes 2 x £100
  • 4th prizes 2 x £50
  • 5th prizes 4 x £20
    ..... plus 190 runner-up prizes of £10 each!

PLUS you could win up to £20,000 in our special Quarterly Draws! 

We also have four special quarterly draws every year where the jackpot prize increases to £15,000 or £20,000. Here are the big draw dates to remember:

  • 18 September 2015: First prize £15,000
  • 15 January 2016: First prize £20,000
  • 8 April 2016: First prize £15,000
  • 24 June 2016: First prize £20,000

And you can find even more chances to win on our Playerzone.

check if you're a winner

You can see the results of last week's draw here or call the Poppy Lottery helpline on 01524 752 904.

If you've won, there's no need to claim your prize. We'll automatically send you a cheque.


Your free bonus draw is our thank-you to you!

To thank you for playing the Poppy Lottery, we enter you into a free bonus draw on the anniversary of the month you first took part in the lottery. It’s our way of saying thank-you for your on-going support.

There are 5 prizes of £200 available in each bonus draw. If you're a winner we’ll automatically send you a cheque in the post.

Thank you for playing the Legion's Poppy Lottery - and good luck!

Bonus draw winners on 7 August 2015

5 Prizes of £200

374955      686531     1759201      1910200     1936876


Our Quarterly Draws give you the chance to win even more prizes.

And it's really easy to boost your chance of hitting the jackpot by buying additional entries online today.

The next Quarterly Draw closes on 4 September 2015 with 250 prizes to win including the jackpot of £15,000.


Your £1 a week could do all this!

By playing the Poppy Lottery you will support the vital work of The Royal British Legion. Which means you'll be helping brave serving and ex-Service men and women and their families, across the UK. Your £1 could help us:

  • give an injured soldier expert advice on pension claims or disability entitlements
  • offer advice to Service leavers exploring a new career outside the Forces
  • give a bereaved family a much-need holiday at one of our Break Centres
  • carry out home repairs or provide mobility aids for elderly, less mobile veterans
  • offer Immediate Needs Grants to veterans and their families facing financial problems.


We’re all winners  

"I never expected to win but couldn't have done it at a better time! My car had a problem the week before which was going to cost me £1800. I got my car fixed and gave the rest to my daughter - it was her birthday that week."

Bob Appleby

"I couldn't believe it when I heard I had won. I'm glad I can play the Poppy Lottery whilst supporting our Armed Forces. I've spent the winnings on my family."

Peter Ellwood

COntact us

If you have any questions about playing Poppy Lottery, please call our helpline on 01524 752 904 or our complaints procedure is available here. You can also write to us at the address above.

Responsible gambling

Are you gambling more than you really want to?

If you think you may have a gambling problem, you can find advice and support here.


Royal British Legion Poppy Lottery Ltd. is licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission. License No 005274 www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk

  • Other ways to win

    There are lots of ways for you can support the Legion and also have the chance to win great prizes.


    Win £15,000, a new car or one of the other great prizes in our Poppy Raffle.


    Win instantly with scratchcards from Poundland and local convenience stores.

    Bonus draws

    Don't forget you can buy bonus draw entries for Poppy Lottery.