Privacy and Security

The following represents the privacy practices and procedures of the Mississippi Lottery Corporation (“MLC”). The MLC reserves the right to change these practices and procedures at any time, with or without notice. The following is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as a contract of any nature, either stated or implied.

Information Disclaimer

While the MLC endeavors to ensure the information posted on this website is accurate and correct, the MLC makes no warranties, representations, or guarantees of any kind, express or implied, as to the accuracy, completeness, authenticity or reliability of any information contained in this website or the websites of links provided on this website. MLC expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any actions taken or omissions made from reliance on any information contained on or linked to this website.

No valid lottery claim may be based on winning numbers or information taken from this site. In the event of any discrepancy between information posted on this website and the official winning numbers as determined by the MLC and its President, the numbers determined to be official by the MLC and its President shall control.

Public Records

Visitors to this website and lottery vendors submitting information electronically through this website should be aware that MLC is subject to the Mississippi Public Records Act at Mississippi Annotated § 25-61-1, et seq., and any information submitted to or collected through this website may be subject to disclosure pursuant to a public records request.

Collection of Information

For each visitor to this website, the MLC collects information about the visitor’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, the type of browser the visitor used, the date and time of the visit, and the IP addresses of any locations the visitor linked during his or her visit to this website. This information is strictly used for statistical reporting purposes and to determine what information is useful to our visitors in order to better our website.

The MLC may collect personally identifiable information of visitors only to the extent visitors voluntarily provide such information, such as communicating through e-mail with this website, voluntarily submitting information to this website for purposes of submitting or completing a vendor application or form, or volunteering information to the website through some other means. MLC will only collect, retain, and use personal information where it believes it to be essential to the administration of the business of MLC and will maintain and dispose of any personally identifiable information in accordance with applicable law.

The Mississippi Lottery reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time and for any reason without prior notice. It is your responsibility to reference this privacy policy page regularly to be familiar with its content. Your use of this website, the app, or participation in a promotion, at any time after a change shall be recognized as your acceptance of the most current version of the privacy policy.

Personally Identifiable Player Data

By entering “2nd Chance” drawing promotions, players voluntarily create and provide individual player data to the Mississippi Lottery. The Mississippi Lottery considers all such data confidential and will take steps to secure it.

Use of “Cookies”

“Cookies” are small files stored on a server or sent back to a visiting computer. Temporary cookies may be created on our website when necessary to complete a particular transaction or process data submitted to the website. No user information is gathered through these cookies except as needed to run the specific application. These cookies will expire at the end of a session or visit to our website.

Website for Adult Use Only (Age 21 or Older)

This website is intended to be for adult use only and MLC will not knowingly or intentionally collect information on users under 21 years of age. Visitors and vendors must be 21 years of age to participate in any MLC transactions. If personally identifiable information of a minor is inadvertently obtained, the minor’s parent or legal guardian may contact MLC at (601) 487-1155 for a description of the personal information collected, if any.

Contact information

Should you have any questions concerning this privacy policy, the personally identifiable information we collect, or what personally identifiable information was collected from you as a visitor or vendor to this website, if any, please contact us at (601) 487-1155.