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Support us via People's Postcode Lottery

When you play People's Postcode Lottery, you're supporting our work to end homelessness.

Players of People's Postcode Lottery have already raised nearly £4 million for our work across our 11 Crisis Skylight Centres. Our centres are vital resource to those experiencing homelessness or trying to prevent it. Last year we supported over 11,000 members through our centres with:

  • Housing advice and support
  • Education and training
  • Health and well-being services

Our lottery

We operate our own society lottery licence, which is regulated by the Gambling Commission. The lottery is promoted and managed by People's Postcode Lottery. 

You can take part for a monthly subscription of £10. A minimum of 32% of funds raised supports our work such as our employment services in our centres. 

Thanks to players of People's Postcode Lottery, Crisis is able to continue amazing work to end homelessness for more people while campaigning to end it for good. 

What you can win?

  • Each month one postcode area will win a share of the £3 million Postcode Millions draw
  • Every Saturday and Sunday, one lucky postcode will win the £30,000 Street Prize
  • Each day, Monday to Friday, winning tickets in 10 postcodes scoop the £1,000 Daily Prize
  • Each month, winning tickets will receive a £5,000 Dream Holiday prize, plus £2,000 spending money
  • Each month, there's £25,000 for every ticket in one winning postcode, plus a brand new car for one lucky winner

You can find out more about The People's Postcode Lottery and prizes here

Important information

Crisis is regulated by the Gambling Commission under licences: 000-005009-R-329208-001 & 000-005009-N-303937-011. People's Postcode Lottery manages multiple society lotteries promoted by different charities supporting a range of good causes.

For details on each week's society lottery please see the Charity Draw Calendar.

Players must be 16 years or over. Only available to play with postcodes in England, Scotland and Wales. Not available in NI. Conditions apply. See Terms & Conditions. £10 for 10 draws paid monthly in advance, a minimum of 32% goes directly to charities. For a full list of prizes visit Prizes

For assistance call us on 0808 109 8765 or visit Contact Us. Trading address: 28 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, EH2 4ET. © 2018 Postcode Lottery Ltd.

Maximum ticket prize is 10% of draw proceeds up to £400,000. Postcode Lottery Limited is incorporated in England and Wales and is licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission (licence numbers 000-005009-R-329208-001 & 000-005009-N-303937-011). See licence status here. Registered office: Postcode Lottery Ltd, Titchfield House, 69/85 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4RR. Company reg. no. 04862732. VAT reg. no 848 3165 07.

Solicitation statement

People's Postcode Lottery manages multiple society lotteries promoted by different charities. A list of the charities who fundraise with People's Postcode Lottery is available here. Of every £1 spent on lottery tickets, a minimum of 32p goes directly to these charities, 40p is used for prizes and 28p is paid to us to cover the expenses in running the lotteries. Based on 2018, in 2019 we expect to raise over £125 Million for charity and estimate the costs of marketing and running People's Postcode Lottery to be approximately £109 Million.

Useful links

Gamble Aware website

If you feel you have a problem with gambling, and would like to request that Crisis excludes you from receiving gambling related marketing materials, you can simply complete our form


We hope that you won't want to make a complaint about Crisis, but if you do, please follow our complaints procedure.

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