We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

People’s Postcode Lottery

Since 2012 over £1.8 million has been raised by the players of People’s Postcode Lottery for the Canal & River Trust.

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Our Lottery

The Canal & River Trust operates its own society lottery licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission. The lottery is promoted and managed by People’s Postcode Lottery.

You can take part for a monthly subscription of just £10 – and a minimum of 31% of all funds supports the Canal & River Trust's work to care for our canals and rivers across England and Wales.

To play and help the Canal & River Trust, visit postcodelottery.co.uk or call 0808 1098765.

What can you win?

  • In 2017, there are Postcode Millions draws every month
  • Every weekday tickets in five postcodes can win a £1,000 prize
  • For the 'Saturday Street Prize', you win £25,000 for every ticket you play with
  • Every Sunday, your ticket can win £100, £50, £20 or £10
  • There are monthly car and £5,000 holiday prizes

Gamble aware 

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Canal & River Trust is regulated by the Gambling Commission under licences: 000-049169-R-326950 and 000-049169-N-326951. People’s Postcode Lottery manages multiple society lotteries promoted by different charities.

For details of each week’s society lottery visit: www.postcodelottery.co.uk/society. Players must be 16 years or over. Only available to play with postcodes in England, Scotland and Wales. Not available in NI. Conditions apply.

Ticket price is £10 for 10 draws paid monthly in advance, a minimum of 30% goes to charities. For a full list of prizes visit www.postcodelottery.co.uk/prizes.

Maximum ticket prize is 10% of draw proceeds up to £400,000.

Postcode Lottery Ltd is incorporated in England and Wales and is licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission under licences 000-000829-N-102511and 000-000829-R-102513. See license status here.

Registered office: Postcode Lottery Ltd, Titchfield House, 69/85 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4RR. Company reg. no. 04862732. VAT reg. no 848 3165 07.

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Last date edited: 30 November 2017