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De Lotto Stichting de Nationale Sporttotalisator(SNS)
Address: Laan van Hoornwijck 55, Rijswijk NL - 2289 DG Netherlands
Postal Address: P.O. Box 3074, Rijswijk NL - 2280 GB Netherlands
E-mail Address:
Phone: 31.70.321 66 21
Fax: 31.70.321 63 24
Population: 16 million
Lottery Director: Harrie Linders
Year Lottery Founded: 1961
Sales FY 2013:
Sales FY 2014:
€ 306.87 million
€ 321.82 milion
Number of Employees: 125
Number of Points of Sale (POS) 4,325
On-line Vendor: Scientific Games
Instant Ticket Vendor: Scientific Games
ITVMs: Interlott Technologies, Inc.
Games Offered: Instants - Add-on games - Sports bets - Lotto - Keno
Beneficiaries: Arts and culture - Charities - Education - Science Sports
Jurisdiction: The Netherlands

Please see Nederlandse Loterij
Nederlandse Loterij (Dutch Lottery) was created in 2016 from the merger between the Dutch State Lottery and Lotto. It is the largest gaming organization in the Netherlands.

Background Information

De Lotto is made up of the stichting de Nationale Sporttotalisator (SNS) and the Stichting Nationale Instant -Loterij (NIL).
SNS was granted approval by Parliament to operate a sports-toto game in August 1960, and introduced Lotto in September 1974.

News Archive for CY2018

News Archive for CY2017

News Archive for CY2016
July 7, 2016 Netherlands Passes Historic Remote Gaming Bill
July 7, 2016 The Netherlands: Important Updates Lottery Market
June 1, 2016 Prima Networks, Powered by Microgaming, and Dutch Lottery Sign Letter of Intent
April 1, 2016 Dutch Lottery De Lotto Has Published Its New Policy With Regard To Advertised Top Prizes and Unsold Scratch Card Tickets
April 1, 2016 Dutch National Lottery Operators Staatsloterij and De Lotto Finalise Merger
March 31, 2016 De Lotto Adds Trekpleister to In-Lane Sales Network
March 24, 2016 NYX Signs Letter of Agreement in Netherlands with De Nederlandse Staatsloterij / De Lotto
January 8, 2016 Gaming Authority Sign Cooperation Agreements with Four New Research Partners
January 4, 2016 ACM Granted Clearance for Lottery Merger after Phase II Investigation

News Archive for CY2015
December 8, 2015 ACM Approves Dutch Lottery Merger
November 12, 2015 Dutch Lottery Operator, De Lotto, and Abacus Solutions International Introduce a New Way of Selling Lottery Tickets
October 10, 2015 Cabinet Approves the Plan to Merge Lottery Operators Staatsloterij and Sichting Nationale Sporttotlisator (SNS)
August 31, 2015 Foreign Gaming Companies Appeal Gaming Authority's Decision to Extend all Licenses of Existing Lotteries.
August 20, 2015 Dutch Responsible Gaming Association Express Reservations to Proposed Merger of Staatsloterij and Lotto
August 18, 2015 Dutch Regulator Says Further Research is Needed Into Proposed State Lottery and De Lotto Merger
March 12, 2015 Technical Glitch Experienced in Terminals


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