Frequently Asked Questions
- I have not received my ticket or I need to make a change to my ticket. Who can I contact?
Please contact ticket administrators Deloitte on 08 8407 7212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- I no longer wish to receive direct mail, phone calls, emails and / or sms messages relating to the Home Lottery. Who can I contact?
Please contact ticket administrators Deloitte on 08 8407 7212 or email@example.com.
- How many tickets will be sold?
A maximum of 110,000 tickets will be sold.
- Can I download a full copy of the brochure?
Yes, you can download the brochure here.
- How can my chances of winning really be 1 in 10?
Each ticket is entered in ALL 11,600 main prize draws. (There are an additional 5 bonus draws and 1 Early Bird draw.) There are only 110,000 tickets available. The calculation to determine chances of winning has been independently verified by an actuary. For further information regarding the mathematical equation please contact a Program Coordinator by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
- Who is (or is not) eligible to purchase tickets?
Purchasers must be at least 18 years of age. The following and their immediate families are not eligible to purchase a ticket: The Hospital Research Foundation Board Members and Employees, Deloitte Partners and Employees.
- Can I purchase a ticket if I live interstate or overseas?
The lottery is intended for residents of South Australia, however we will accept orders from out of state residents.
- I don’t wish to order my tickets online? What are my options?
Tickets can be ordered by calling 1300 852 177. We can send you an order form to post in. Or tickets can be ordered in person at any one of these locations:
Grand Prize Showhome 40a Winchester Street Malvern The Hospital Research Foundation 60 Woodville Road Woodville Adelaide BMW 21-40 West Terrace Adelaide Eblen Subaru 114 Brighton Road Glenelg endota spa Adelaide CBD 253 Rundle Street Adelaide Heatworks 126 Magill Road Norwood Lexus of Adelaide 164 West Terrace Adelaide Mercedes-Benz Adelaide 20 Sir Donald Bradman Drive Mile End Scott Salisbury Homes 474b Anzac Highway Camden Park Solitaire Land Rover 26 Belair Road Hawthorn The Good Guys Marion 820 Marion Road Marion The Good Guys Gepps Cross 750-778 Main North Road Gepps Cross The Good Guys Noarlunga 160-166 Beach Road Noarlunga The Good Guys Hectorville 3, 60 Glynburn Road Hectorville The Good Guys Mile End 12 – 150 Railway Terrace Mile End The Luxury Travel Company 202 Hutt Street Adelaide
- I cannot afford a $100 ticket. How else can I support?
There are plenty of ways in which you can support The Hospital Research Foundation! You can purchase your Home Lottery ticket as part of a syndicate. Or you can purchase a ticket in our Holiday for Life Lottery which starts at just $10 or our Cash Calendar Lottery which starts at just $20. If you wish to make a donation, 100% of all donated funds will be directed to medical research in South Australia.
- What does it mean to become a Member?
If you become a Member of The Hospital Research Home Lotteries, you will automatically receive tickets at the beginning of the Home Lotteries we conduct. That way you’re guaranteed to never miss out AND you’ll be entered in an exclusive Members only draw for $5,000 cash. You will receive early notification prior to the launch of each Lottery and your credit card will be charged within 2 weeks.
- How can I make changes to my Membership including credit card details?
Please contact ticket administrators Deloitte on 08 8407 7212.
- What is your refund policy?
All requests for refunds will be honored as long as the method of payment has been verified, and the corresponding ticket has not already been included in any prize draws.
- Are home lottery tickets tax deductible?
No. Tickets purchased are not tax deductible.
- How many prizes are there and what are they?
There are 11,600 prizes PLUS 5 Bonus Prizes and 1 Early Bird Prize for a total of 11,600 prizes. The total value of all prizes is $4,652,156.03.
- What is the GRAND PRIZE?
The Grand Prize is worth over $2.6 million! It includes: A stunning Scott Salisbury home at 40a Winchester Street Malvern. Beautifully appointed it comes complete with ALL furnishings, plus a Range Rover Sport SE AND $1,000,000 CASH!
- Can I visit the home in person?
Yes, please come and visit us! The home is stunning and it is open for inspection every Monday, Wednesday, weekends and public holidays from 12pm until 5pm from the 28 August 2017.
- If I win the home do I have to move in? How soon do I get the keys? Can I sell it?
It generally takes a few weeks before settlement is complete. The winner can move in as soon as settlement is complete. The winner does not have to keep the home for a minimum period of time and can choose to sell the home at any point after settlement.
- What are the Bonus Prizes?
We will be giving away FIVE BMW X1’s just for getting in early! Tickets purchased before midnight on 21 September 2017 are eligible for the five bonus draws. Tickets will stay in the draws for the remaining 11,600 prize draws.
- What is the Early Bird Prize?
Tickets purchased anytime prior to midnight on 20 October 2017 will be included in the Early Bird draw for a Audi Q7, a Amalfi holiday for 2 PLUS $50,000 CASH! Tickets will stay in the draws for the remaining 11,595 prize draws.
- Are the prizes donated?
No, all prizes are purchased by The Hospital Research Foundation.
- If I win a prize, can I choose to take cash instead?
Unfortunately, no. All prizes are purchased by The Hospital Research Foundation and must be accepted as awarded. Negotiations may take place between the prize supplier and the winner but The Hospital Research Foundation cannot become a part of that process.
- What is the Holiday for Life?
The Holiday for Life is a separate lottery. For just $10 extra you will be entered into a draw to win a holiday of your choice valued at $10,000 every year for the next 25 years! Or you can choose to take $200,000 cash instead. Tickets in the Holiday for Life are $10 each, 5 for $25 or 15 for $50. The Holiday for Life will be drawn on 14 November 2017 and ticket sales close on 3 November 2017.
- What is the Cash Calendar?
The Cash Calendar is a separate lottery. For just $20 extra you will be entered into a draw to win a cash prize for the 12 days of Christmas! We will be giving away $10,000 for 14-23 December, $20,000 on Christmas Eve and $100,000 on Christmas Day! Tickets in the Cash Calendar are $20 each, 3 for $50 or 6 for $75. The Cash Calendar draws will be held on 14 November 2017 and ticket sales close on 3 November 2017.
- What are the draw dates?
Bonus Draws: 5 October 2017 (Deadline 21 September 2017)
Early Bird Draw: 31 October 2017 (Deadline 20 October 2017)
Final Draws: 14 November 2017 (Deadline 3 November 2017)
- How and where are the draws conducted?
The draws are conducted using a random number generator under the supervision of Deloitte at their offices, 170 Fullarton Road, Dulwich in accordance with Consumer and Business Services Lottery and Gaming Regulations.
- Can a ticket purchaser win multiple prizes?
Yes. When you buy a ticket, your ticket is entered in ALL 11,600 draws! At $100 for a ticket, that works out to less than $0.01 per draw! Each ticket is included in each and every draw which means that after a ticket is drawn, the winning number is recorded and it is entered in the remaining draws.
- When and where are the winning results published?
A complete list of winners will appear at www.homelottery.com.au on 15 November 2017. In the event all tickets are sold by the Bonus Deadline of 21 September 2017 all winners will be published early on 6 October 2017. In the event all tickets are sold by Early Bird deadline of 20 October 2017 then all winners will be published early on the 1 November 2017.
- Will I be notified if I win a prize?
All winners will be notified in writing by Deloitte with instructions on how to claim their prize.
- How long do I have to claim my prize?
All prizes must be claimed within 3 months of the applicable draw date.
- What if I don’t know I’ve won a prize?
We will make multiple attempts to contact winners to ensure they have received their prize.
- What happens to unclaimed prizes?
In the event that a prize remains unclaimed after three months, The Hospital Research Foundation will make additional attempts to contact that winner to ensure they are aware they have won a prize. After all attempts to contact the winner have been exhausted, The Hospital Research Foundation will present the list of unclaimed prizes to the office of Consumer and Business Services and request sanction to use those prizes for further fundraising endeavors within the Foundation.
- How much money is raised and how are the proceeds used?
The projected net profit of the Home Lottery is over $3 million. Proceeds stay in South Australia and will support medical research and patient care in South Australia’s Hospitals.
Phone: 08 8407 7212
The Hospital Research Foundation
60 Woodville Road
Woodville SA 5011
HOME LOTTERY LOTTERY LICENCE NO M13343
HOLIDAY FOR LIFE LICENCE NO M13336
CASH CALENDAR LICENCE NO M13335