FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1. WHAT ARE THE PRIZES?
$1.4 million grand prize showhome
4300 Bulrush Way, The Creeks, Regina
Plus $10,000 cash
2018 Corvette Grand Sport 3LT
And a Cayman Island vacation
Or $90,000 cash
1,005 prizes in all, valued at more than $1.9 million
Other prizes include brand-new vehicles, exotic vacations, sport and leisure prizes, and the latest home electronics
Don’t forget to Add-On*
*Add-Ons must be purchased in conjunction with your Home Lottery ticket purchase
Winner takes half the jackpot
100 Days of Winning™ Cash Calendar™ Add-On
100 prizes of $1,000
2. WHEN ARE THE DRAWS?
Bonus ticket sales deadline: midnight, March 23, 2018
Bonus prize draw: April 5, 2018
Early bird ticket sales deadline: midnight, April 20, 2018
Early bird prize draw: May 3, 2018*
Final ticket sales deadline: midnight, May 4, 2018
Final draws: May 17, 2018**
*In order to be eligible for the bonus prize, tickets must be purchased before the bonus prize ticket sales deadline of midnight, March 23, 2018. The bonus draw will be made April 5, 2018. In order to be eligible for the early bird draw, tickets must be purchased before the early bird ticket sales deadline of midnight, April 20, 2018. In the event that all tickets are sold by the early bird ticket sales deadline, then all remaining prize draws will be completed by May 3, 2018.
**If tickets remain after the early bird ticket sales deadline, then only the early bird draw will be made on May 3, 2018. Ticket sales will continue until the final ticket sales deadline of midnight, May 4, 2018, and the remaining 1,003 prize draws will be completed by May 17, 2018.
Each ticket purchased before the bonus deadline is eligible for all 1,005 prizes. Tickets purchased before the early bird ticket sales deadline, but after the bonus deadline are eligible for 1,004 prizes. Tickets purchased after the early bird ticket sales deadline are eligible for the remaining 1,003 prizes.
3. HOW ARE WINNERS NOTIFIED?
All winners are notified in writing by Deloitte LLP with a letter explaining what they have won and how to claim prizes. A complete list of winners will be posted on this website on May 10 or May 24, 2018, depending on the draw date. 100 Days of Winning™ Cash Calendar™ Add-On winners will be posted on online daily beginning May 24, 2018, on this website.
4. CAN SOMEONE WHO LIVES OUTSIDE SASKATCHEWAN BUY A TICKET?
This lottery is intended for residents of Saskatchewan. Tickets will only be sold and mailed within Saskatchewan.
5. WHAT HAPPENS IF I CANNOT PICK UP MY PRIZE IN PERSON?
Arrangements may be made to have a prize shipped to you freight collect. Arrangements can also be made for someone else to claim your prize with your written approval and proper identification.
6. WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF A "BAD" PAYMENT WAS MADE FOR A TICKET (E.G. NSF CHEQUE)?
Only tickets that have been paid for and/or have been verified as paid for are eligible to be entered for the respective draw(s). A minimum of one week is allowed between our ticket sales deadline and the date of the draws. This time period allows for all forms of payment to be verified and processed. If for any reason a payment is returned, the ticket will be deemed invalid if payment cannot be made prior to the draw.
7. IF I WIN, IS MY TICKET STILL IN FOR OTHER DRAWS?
Yes, after each draw (including the bonus and early bird draws), the winner is recorded and the ticket number returns for the next draws.
8. IS MY TICKET PURCHASE TAX DEDUCTIBLE?
No. Because lottery winnings are not taxable, lottery tickets are not tax deductible.
9. DO I HAVE TO TAKE MY PRIZE AS IS OR CAN I JUST TAKE THE CASH?
Prizes must be accepted as awarded unless otherwise specified in the lottery brochure.
10. IF I WIN A HOUSE, DO I HAVE TO LIVE IN IT OR CAN I SELL IT?
Once a home is awarded to a winner and the title is transferred, the winner does not have to move in. Any prize can be sold if the winner wishes to do so.
11. IF I SELL THE HOUSE (OR ANY OTHER PRIZE) DO I HAVE TO PAY TAX ON THE SALE AMOUNT?
No. Lottery winnings are not taxable in Canada (including any cash prizes).
12. IS THERE CAPITAL GAINS TAX ON THE HOUSE IF I SELL IT?
Winning a house is a lottery prize, not a capital gain. Lottery winnings are not taxable in Canada. Please seek professional counsel for further information.
13. IF I WIN A VACATION PRIZE BUT CANNOT TRAVEL, CAN I JUST TAKE THE CASH?
No. Although travel prizes ARE TRANSFERABLE so you may give it to someone else.
14. HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO CLAIM MY PRIZE?
All prizes must be claimed within a year of the applicable draw date. After one year and after all reasonable attempts to contact the winner have been made, unclaimed prizes will be returned to Hospitals of Regina Foundation for further fundraising use, subject to Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority approval.
15. ARE THE PRIZES DONATED?
No. All prizes are purchased by Hospitals of Regina Foundation using the tender process.
16. HOW WILL PROCEEDS BE USED FOR THE HOSPITALS?
This year, the Foundation will invest in diagnostic imaging – an area that touches so many patients through their journey of care in Regina's hospitals. With your support, our doctors and nurses will receive updated technology and equipment to help patients receive a more timely diagnosis and enhanced treatment, right here in our community. These medical advancements will mean shorter stays for many patients, and an earlier return to their lives and families.
17. INQUIRIES REGARDING TICKET PURCHASE (e.g. have not received official ticket in the mail, spelling or address error)
For inquiries regarding the status of tickets already purchased, please call Deloitte LLP directly at 1-855-666-8301 or email email@example.com.
18. WHO IS NOT ELIGIBLE TO PURCHASE A TICKET?
The following, including their spouse and any related or dependent person residing in the same household, are prohibited from purchasing a ticket: the directors, executives and staff of Hospitals of Regina Foundation, board and executive teams of builders contracted to provide real estate prizes to this lottery and any contracted interior designers, partners and employees of Deloitte LLP and its affiliates.