Rules of Play - The BC SPCA Lottery for Animals in Need

Rules of Play

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  • Tickets may be sold and purchased only in British Columbia.
  • Ticket purchasers must be 19 years of age or older.

2020 Lottery

BC Gaming Event Licence #123685

4,852 single tickets available for $30 each, 16,848 tickets available in the 3/$60 packs, and 34,500 tickets available in the 6/$90 packs, totaling 56,200 tickets maximum.

The BC SPCA reserves the right to transfer tickets from one package to another in the case of a sell-out of a ticket package without affecting the number of total tickets available. All sales are final once a ticket number is assigned, subject to credit approval.

Total value of all prizes is $100,000.

50/50 Bonus

BC Gaming Event Licence #123686

50/50 Bonus tickets must be ordered in conjunction with your 2020 BC SPCA Lottery for animals in need ticket.

9,000 tickets available for $10 each, 18,000 tickets available in the 3/$25 packs, and 9,000 tickets available in the 6/$40 packs, totalling 36,000 tickets maximum. 

The 50/50 Bonus Lottery is a 50/50 style draw where the money received in ticket sales is divided evenly between the winner and the charity. 

50/50 Bonus maximum payout will be $150,000.

Important Dates & Draw Information


  • Early bird ticket sales deadline: Monday, May 4, 2020 at midnight.
  • Final ticket sales deadline (including 50/50 Bonus): Friday, May 15, 2020 at midnight.


  • Early bird draw: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
  • Final draw of all prizes (including 50/50 Bonus) : Friday,┬áJune 1, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Both draws will be held at the BC SPCA Vancouver Branch (1205 East 7th Avenue, Vancouver B.C.)

All prizes are drawn from a barrel. Each 2020 BC SPCA Lottery ticket (including the early bird prize winning ticket) is re-entered for every prize category except for the 50/50 Bonus. 

All members of the public are welcome to attend the draw.


All winners will be contacted by phone by the BC SPCA Provincial Office at 604-681-7271.

The winner of the early bird prize will be contacted on May 19, 2020 after the early bird draw.

The winner of the 50/50 Bonus prize will be contacted on June 1, 2020 after the 50/50 Bonus draw.

Winners drawn on June 1, 2020 are subsequently contacted and announced on prize days designated within the prize calendar over the course of June 1-30, 2020.

Winners consent to release of their names by licensee. List of winners will be announced daily on prize days from June 1-30, 2020 online at

If a winning ticket bears a minor’s name, the prize will be lawfully delivered on behalf of the minor to the minor’s parent, legal guardian or trustee.

No tickets will be purchased by the Board of Directors of the BC SPCA or employees involved with the conduct and management of the ticket raffle.

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