game rules & odds

odds of winning Powerball are listed below.

Division What you need in one game to win Odds based
on 1 Game*
Odds based
on 12 Games
Division 1 6 winning numbers + the Powerball 1:76,767,600 1:6,397,300
Division 2 6 winning numbers 1:4,040,400 1:336,700
Division 3 5 winning numbers + the Powerball 1:376,312 1:31,360
Division 4 5 winning numbers  1:19,806 1:1,651
Division 5 4 winning numbers + the Powerball 1:9,123 1:761
Division 6 3 winning numbers + the Powerball 1:641 1:54
Division 7 4 winning numbers 1:480 1:40
Division 8 2 winning numbers + the Powerball 1:110 1:10

* Minimum play for Powerball: 4 standard games

game rules

Download the Powerball Game Rules (effective 17 January 2014)

prize fund

The prize fund in each draw of Powerball shall be distributed amongst the Prize Divisions as follows:

Division Percentage
Division 1 40.0%
Division 2 3.25%
Division 3 3.4%
Division 4 1.9%
Division 5 1.45%
Division 6 12.65%
Division 7 11.35%
Division 8 26.0%