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Junta de Protección Social de San José (JPS)
Address: Calle 20 Avenidas 2 y 4 San José 592-1000, Costa Rica.
E-mail Address:
Phone: 506-2564001
Fax: 506-2553825
Population: 4,032,900 (September 2002)
General Director:
Luis Vargas Jiménez
Luis Polinaris Vargas
Sales FY 2002: C41.9 billion Costa Rican colons
Jurisdiction: Costa Rica (Central America and the Caribbean)

News 2013
November 20, 2014 JPS Launch Two New Instant Games
November 19, 2014 Chanceros Say Christmas Lottery Ticket Sales Are Much Slower Than in Previous Years
August 31, 2013 JPS Electronic Lottery New Digital Games Outmanoeuvres Illegal Market
August 31, 2013 Lottery Ticket Sellers Push for 50% Increase in Commission
August 20, 2013 Striking Lottery Vendors Call for the Dismissal of JPS Directors; Threaten to Maintain "Strike"
July 22, 2013 New Lottery System Will Enable JPS to Compete with Illegal Gambling
April 22, 2013 Junta de Protección Social de San José (JPS) Lottery Won After Nearly a Year Without a Winner

News 2011
December 19, 2011 JPS Report Higher Gordo Navideño Sales Then last Year
October 21, 2011 Lottery Corporation Looking To Recruit Street Vendors
October 20, 2011 Costa Rica's Christmas Lottery Hits the Streets
April 5, 2011 A Just Reward for the Costa Rican Lottery Sellers

News 2010
Dec 4, 2010 Costa Rica Christmas Lottery Sales Heating Up
October 24, 2010 Lottery Players Hope to Cash-in on Trapped Miners Luck
October 8, 2010 JPS Offering Billion Dollar Lottery for Christmas; Biggest Prize Ever December 19
September 6, 2010 National Lottery Concerned New Casino Law Will Have a Negative Impact on Its Revenue
August 22, 2010 Costa Rica Near the Top for Per Capita Lottery Sales in Latin America
August 9, 2010 JPS Intends To "Modernize" Lottery Games in Costa Rica
May 30, 2010 Junta de Protección Social Celebrates 125th Anniversary
April 20, 2010 JPS Lottery to Diversify and Offer Sports Betting


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