How To Play Second Chance In Canadian Atlantic lotteries?

How to play second chance in Canadian Atlantic lotteries

Many lotteries offer second chance draw to turn your non winning lottery tickets into a winning one. This means if you don’t win playing any lottery game you get another chance and with assured winning prize.

Atlantic lotteries in Canada is offering players a second chance draw.  Described as 2Chance is your second chance to turn winning and non-winning Atlantic Lottery purchases into cash and prizes.

How to play second chance in Canadian Atlantic lotteries?

second chance in Canadian Atlantic lotteries

Canadian Atlantic lotteries offer you many popular lotto games to play like Lotto Max, Lotto 649, Daily Grand, Keno, Bingo and Scratchies.

You can play these lottery games online which means you can buy these lotto tickets online.

To play first and foremost you need to create an account with ALC (Atlantic Lottery Corporation) on their official website.

You can do either by downloading their mobile app or instantly on PC via web browser by visiting

Then Sign In or Create an Account with your email and password

Play the lottery game you wish to play

For second chance draw join here

Now enter winning and non-winning eligible tickets to earn entries into the monthly draws.

Any Second Chance contest entries earned from purchases will automatically appear in your second chance account within 24hrs.

Visit the prizes page and add entries to the monthly prize draws you want to win.

Now participate every month in second chance draw and win $40,000 in monthly cash and prizes! Keep your second chance dreams real every month.

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The Second Chance contest is open to Atlantic Canadian residents 19 years of age or older and must be a legal resident of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island or Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada and who have an active and verified account.

After you create an Player Account at and enter/scan your eligible Second Chance tickets to earn contest entries (online purchases are automatically entered into your contest account within 24 hours). Visit the Eligible Tickets page and click on the game boxes to see how many contest entries you earn per dollars spent.

There are different earn rates for the variety of tickets and games eligible for Second Chance. Those earn rates are as follows:

  • Eligible Scratch ’N Win tickets, draw tickets, PRO•LINE tickets & iBingo tickets: Every $1 spent = 1 entry
  • Eligible Instant Wins games on – Every $3 spent = 1 entry
  • Eligible Casino games: Every $10 spent = 1 entry
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There is no ticket limit, but you are only able to enter 299 tickets per session.

If you are using your mobile sign in to your Atlantic Lottery Mobile App and tap on Ticket Checker to turn the scanner on. Then place the ticket barcode inside the view finder to scan your tickets. Your scanned tickets will automatically be entered into the contest.

To enter the ticket with your mobile Visit the 2Chance website on your mobile device, go to the Enter Tickets page and tap the ‘Scan Barcode’ icon. You will be asked if you allow 2Chance access to your camera; if you select ‘Allow’, simply place the ticket barcode within the camera’s range to scan your tickets. Your scanned tickets will be automatically entered into the contest.

The Second Chance mobile web scanner works with iOS and Android devices, with Chrome, Firefox and Safari.

Note eligible winning and non-winning Scratch ‘N Win tickets, draw tickets, PRO•LINE tickets and purchases made on will earn entries into the monthly draws. 

Claiming wins and entries

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Participants are not required to show tickets in order to claim or redeem contest prizes. Winners will be required to follow the winner’s process whereby proof of residency and identification will be required, and must match the contest registration information.

Second Chance potential winners will be contacted by telephone or email within one week of the current draw, or as soon as possible thereafter. The winners are required to complete prize documentation and provide proof of identity (age and province of residence) before they are determined to be eligible. All winners must return any documentation, emails or calls within a specific time period to remain eligible to win a prize.

Proof of eligibility, age and residency will be required from all potential winners prior to disbursement of any draw prizes. Eligibility decisions are made by ALC and are final with respect to the eligibility of any entry and the award of any prize.

Note that Draw Tickets that include the 2Chance logo and have a unique 25-character alphanumeric code printed on the following: Lotto 6/49, Lotto MAX, Atlantic 49, Daily Grand, LOTTO 4, Poker Lotto, Keno Atlantic, Salsa Bingo, Bucko, Hit or Miss, PRO•LINE, PRO•LINE FANTASY, and PRO•LINE FUTURES are also Eligible for this draw.

Free plays (Lotto 6/49, LOTTO MAX, Daily Grand, Bucko, and Salsa Bingo) will earn contest entries only for the value of any Atlantic 49, TAG and/or TWIST added to the ticket that the player purchases throughout the Contest Period. Any free play tickets from the games above that do not have Atlantic 49, TAG or TWIST added will be valid for one contest entry by entering the code printed on the ticket.

There are twelve “Prize Draws”, one for each of the Contest Date periods. For each of the twelve Prize Draws, participants have the option to submit entries into one of twelve separate draws; each of the twelve separate draws has three separate prize packages. Entries entered into one of the twelve separate draws will not participate in the other draws. Entries can be assigned at any time throughout the Contest Period, but options are limited to the prize draws that are active at time of entry assignment. Each entry can only be assigned to a prize draw once. A participant can choose to move around their assigned entries between the prizes during the Monthly Draw period by choosing the number of entries from a particular prize, selecting the Remove button.

Remember that this second chance draw is valid upto March 31, 2021.