About BC/49


British Columbia Lottery Commission (BCLC) created the BC/49 lottery for players in the province of British Columbia. For BC/49 draws, seven balls (six main numbers and one Bonus number) are drawn at random from a ball machine. The first draw for BC/49 was on January 29, 1992, and the draws take place twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday. You can augment your BC/49 ticket by purchasing the Plus.

Summary for BC/49

Number of Draws:


Official Website:

First Draw:

Wednesday, January 29, 1992



Draw Days:


Draw Format:

6 Main Numbers, 1 Bonus Number

Play Format:

Play 6 Main Numbers

Main Number Choices:


Odds of Winning BC/49

MatchMAIN DRAW PrizeOdds/$1 Play
6 of 6Win or share $2,000,0001 in 13,983,816
5 of 6 + Bonus$75,0001 in 2,330,636
5 of 6$7501 in 55,492
4 of 6$751 in 1,033
3 of 6$101 in 56.7
2 of 6 + Bonus$51 in 81.2

Odds of winning any prize are 1 in 32.3

Recent Draws for BC/49

Wednesday, May 22, 2024
81316272846  40

Saturday, May 18, 2024
51318313545  26

Wednesday, May 15, 2024
11423333435  10

Saturday, May 11, 2024
71320273142  15

Wednesday, May 8, 2024
131920223842  10

Click here to view the full history of past draw numbers for BC/49

BC/49 Tools

Here you can view the history of all numbers drawn, Quick Pick for the next draw, or a Search to see if your numbers ever won.

BC/49 History

Click here to view the full history of past draw numbers for BC/49

Quick Pick (Random)


Click here to perform a Quick-Pick for BC/49. You can even see how your Quick Pick numbers performed in the past.

Quick Pick - via Chosennumbers.com


We are interfaced with Chosennumbers.com to systematically choose your next Quick Pick numbers.

These numbers are not random, but rather selected from the BC/49 pool of numbers.

Click here for your unique sequence of numbers from their pool.

BC/49 Search

Lotto-Database-Number-SearchClick here to search for your numbers in the BC/49 draws.

BC/49 Frequency Chart

(Data Starting From: Wednesday, January 29, 1992 to today)

This chart shows how often each of the BC/49 numbers were drawn. You can find the most drawn numbers and least drawn numbers.