Lottery opens payment offices by appointment only

By The Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS — The Hoosier Lottery says that beginning Monday its prize payment offices in Indianapolis, Mishawaka and Evansville will re-open by appointment only for in-person redemption of prizes of $600 or more.

To schedule an appointment, players should call 1-800-955-6886. Due to social distancing guidelines during the coronavirus outbreak, all appointments must be scheduled in advance. Same-day appointments may not be available.

The lottery says prizes up to $599 may be redeemed at Hoosier Lottery retailers.

Due to limited availability of appointments, players are encouraged to mail in any prize claims up to $99,999. Information on how to mail in a prize claim can be found at

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