Kerala Lottery Prize Claim Complete Guide

How to Claim Kerala Lottery Prize - Complete Guide

The Kerala Lottery price winners of a lottery should surrender the winning kerala lottery ticket within 1 month of the draw with all necessary documents. Prizes up to Rs. 1 Lakh may be claimed from the District Lottery Offices concerned. Winners of a lottery tickets above Rs.1 Lakh should surrendered before the Director of State Lotteries after affixing the signature, name and address of the prize winner on the back side of the tickets with the following documents.

Step by Step procedure to Claim Kerala Lottery Prize:

1
A winners of a kerala lottery application along with a Photo copy of both sides of the ticket with self attested.
2
Two Passport size photographs of the winners of a kerala lottery duly attested by a Gazetted Officer/Notary.
3
A receipt for the  kerala lottery prize money in the prescribed form affixing a revenue stamp worth Rs.1/- with full address of the prize-winner(download).
4
If the  kerala lottery prize winner is a minor, Guardianship certificate from a competent authority.
5
In case of joint claims, one of the kerala lottery prize-winners should be authorized to receive the prize money and a ‘Joint Declaration’ in stamp paper worth Rs. 50/- should be executed.
6
Self attested copy of the PAN Card.
7
Attested document to prove identity ( Attested copy of Ration Card, Driving License, Passport, Election ID Card etc)


Kerala Lottery price winners Prize amount can also be claimed through Nationalized, Scheduled or State/ District Co-Operative banks. The Kerala Lottery price winning ticket should be surrendered to the bank with all the above documents, if necessary. The bank should submit the claim to the Director of State Lotteries with the following certificates:

1
The letter of Authorization from the prize-winner (download)
2
The certificate from the receiving bank (download)
3
The certificate from the collecting bank (download)


Kerala Lottery Price Winners Tax : 

For Kerala Lottery prize moneys more than Rs. 10,000, income tax at prevailing rate will be deducted and credited into the central government account. As of now, an Income tax of 30% will be deducted for all the Kerala Lottery price winning claims exceeding Rs. 10,000/- For the Kerala Lottery agents prize claims an amount equivalent to 10% of the claim will be deducted as income tax. Presently no surcharge or educational cess is deducted as per the Income Tax rules. ** Kerala Lottery Prize winning tickets above Rs.1 Lakh and upto Rs.20 Lakhs shall be passed for payment by the Deputy Director( Prize) and that above 20 lakhs by the Director.


source:keralalotteries.com