Can I cash my Mega Millions or Powerball ticket in any of the states that offer this game?
No. Each of the states participating in the Mega Millions game and the Powerball game run independent computer systems that are not capable of processing (e.g. validating) another state's tickets. Winning tickets must be cashed in the state in which they are purchased.
All transactions subject to New York Lottery and Gaming Commission rules and regulations. You must be 18 or older to buy a New York Lottery ticket. You must be 21 or older to buy a Quick Draw ticket where alcoholic beverages are served. The information on this website is believed to be accurate. In the event of a discrepancy between the information displayed on this website concerning winning numbers and prize payouts and the information in the official records maintained by the New York Lottery's Drawing Unit, the records maintained by the Drawing Unit shall prevail.