the winning numbers are drawn at random using a ball machine. For Daily Grand, Keno Atlantic, Bucko, Salsa Bingo, Atlantic 49, TAG and MAXMILLIONS, an electronic draw machine (EDM) performs the draw using a random number generator (RNG). For Lotto 6/49’s and Atlantic 49’s Guaranteed Prize Draws, EDMs are also used to generate a winner from all the selections that have been sold.
Effective May 15, 2019, a Random Number Generator (RNG) generates Lotto 6/49 winning numbers.
Third-party experts have tested and certified the RNG software, which continues to ensure unbiased and unpredictable numbers
Effective May 14, 2019, RNG software determines the winning numbers for the LOTTO MAX main draw, in addition to the MAXMILLIONS™ draws.