How it Works

Find out more about People's Postcode Lottery by watching the video above or visiting this link.
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Important information

Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts operates its own society lottery, licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission. The lottery is managed by People's Postcode Lottery. Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts is regulated by the Gambling Commission under licences: Non-remote licence 000-045211-N-324032 and Remote licence 000-045211-R-324031.

The percentage paid to good causes for lotteries managed by People’s Postcode Lottery over the 2019 calendar year was 32%. 40% was used for prizes and 28% covered the expenses of running the lottery.

Information about People’s Postcode Lottery

People’s Postcode Lottery manages multiple society lotteries promoted by different charities and good causes. People play with their chosen postcodes for a chance to win prizes. A minimum of 32% from each subscription goes directly to charities and good causes across Great Britain and internationally.

It costs £10 a month to play and winning postcodes are announced every day. For details, please visit

New players can sign up to pay using direct debit by calling 0808 10 9 8 7 6 5. New players who sign up online at can pay using direct debit, debit card or PayPal.

Postcode Lottery Limited is regulated by the Gambling Commission under licence numbers: 000-000829-N-102511 and 000-000829-R-102513. Registered office: 2nd Floor, 31 Chertsey Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 4HD