Victoria General Hospital $53,725.00
Ticket #: 03288
Sign up or renew your participation for the 2023/2024 gaming period!
If you’re an Island Health employee, the 50/50 Payday Lotto is your chance to win thousands of dollars every payday!
Since 1991, the Island Health Payday Lotto has been providing employees with a fun, easy, and rewarding way to support our local hospitals.
More than 8,600 Island Health employees participate in a 50/50 draw through payroll deduction. One lucky winner takes home half the jackpot, while the other half supports priority healthcare equipment needs. The Payday Lotto makes a big impact – for the winner and for our hospitals.
The foundations involved are:
Who can play?
Anyone who is 19 or older, a resident of British Columbia, and a current employee of Island Health with a valid Island Health ID can participate.
Please contact us if you live out of province as there are additional restrictions.
For more information, please read the full Rules of Play.
How do I sign up?
You can sign up for the 2022–2023 period (April 1, 2022–March 31, 2023) at any time by completing the form online here.
How do I cancel my participation in Payday Lotto?
You can cancel at any time by emailing VHFlotto@islandhealth.ca.
How do I know if I am playing?
You will receive a confirmation email and see the deductions on your pay stub. Alternatively you can contact us at VHFlotto@islandhealth.ca.
How do I know if I win?
We will phone you! You can also see a list of recent winners in the next section of this webpage called “Past Winners”.
Which foundations are involved in Payday Lotto?
Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island, Cowichan District Hospital Foundation, Comox Valley Healthcare Foundation, Lady Minto Hospital Foundation, Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation, Saanich Peninsula Hospital Foundation, Tofino General Hospital Foundation, Victoria Hospitals Foundation, and West Coast General Hospital Foundation.
Why aren’t I playing anymore? The deductions have stopped coming off my pay stub.
Our gaming license requires that all participants renew every spring. If you don’t re-register, you will automatically be taken off the program. Please complete the new online registration form for the 2022–2023 period (April 1, 2022–March 31, 2023) online here.
Victoria General Hospital $53,725.00
Ticket #: 03288
Aberdeen Hospital $54,102.50
Ticket #: 12623
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $55,945.00
Ticket #: 14890
Human Resources, Nanaimo $53,565.00
Ticket #: 01772
Nanaimo Public Health Unit $54,737.50
Ticket #: 07659
Victoria General Hospital $53,567.50
Ticket #: 13858
Victoria General Hospital $53,435.00
Ticket #: 17858
Gorge Road Hospital $53,300.00
Ticket #: 16886
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $53,280.00
Ticket #: 13316
Gorge Road Hospital $53,222.50
Ticket #: 04844
West Shore Centre $52,860.00
Ticket #: 00709
Royal Jubilee Hospital $52,597.50
Ticket #: 03811
Nanaimo Regional District Hospital $52,542.50
Ticket #: 20363
Saanich Peninsula Hospital $52,537.50
Ticket #: 19168
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $52,495.00
Ticket #: 13393
Royal Jubilee Hospital $52,407.50
Ticket #: 12035
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $52,782.50
Ticket #: 12468
Cowichan District Hospital $52,550.00
Ticket #: 05017
Royal Jubilee Hospital $52,280.00
Ticket #: 05050
Cowichan District Hospital $52,062.50
Gorge Road Hospital $51,900.00
Ticket #: 00419
Gorge Road Hospital $50,735.00
Ticket #: 12802
Gorge Road Hospital $49,612.50
Ticket #: 01327
Victoria General Hospital, $50,950.00
Victoria General Hospital, $51,407.50
Royal Jubilee Hospital, $51,477.50
Royal Jubilee Hospital, $51,202.50
Cowichan District Hospital $52,382.50
West Coast General Hospital $52,815.00
Royal Jubilee Hospital $51,237.50
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $51,155.00
Comox Valley Healthcare $51,165.00
Community Health Services $51,450.00
West Shore Victoria Health Unit $51,532.50
Campbell River Home Health $51,352.50
Royal Jubilee Hospital $51,145.00
Victoria General Hospital $51,500.00
North Island Hospital – Campbell River & District $51,350.00
North Island Hospital – Campbell River & District $51,117.50
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $50,800.00
Nanaimo Staffing Service Centre $50,685.00
Nanaimo Regional General Hospital $50,785.00
Cowichan Home Support $50,720.00
Royal Jubilee Hospital $50,722.50
Queen Alexandra Centre $50,475.00
Royal Jubilee Hospital $50,082.50
Cumberland Health Centre $49,962.50
North Island Hospital $47,550.00
Royal Jubilee Hospital $47,612.50
Royal Jubilee Hospital $45,777.50
Royal Jubilee Hospital, $45,945.00
The below Payday Lotto draw dates are for Fiscal Year April 1, 2023 to March 31, 2024.
All Payday Lotto draws occur at 11:30 a.m. on the draw date.
April 21, 2023
On April 21, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
May 19, 2023
On May 19, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
June 16, 2023
On June 16, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
July 14, 2023
On July 14, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
August 11, 2023
On August 11, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
September 8, 2023
On September 9, 2022, draws will occur for the following paydays:
October 6, 2023
On October 6, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
November 3, 2023
On November 3, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
December 1, 2023
On December 1, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
December 29, 2023
On December 29, 2023, draws will occur for the following paydays:
January 26, 2024
On January 26, 2024, draws will occur for the following paydays:
February 23, 2024
On February 23, 2024, draws will occur for the following paydays:
March 22, 2024
On March 23, 2024, draws will occur for the following paydays:
Tickets may not be sold or purchased outside of British Columbia. Ticket purchasers must be 19 years of age or older and if the winning ticket bears a minor’s name, the prize will be lawfully delivered on behalf of the minor to the minor’s parent, legal guardian, or trustee.
If you have any questions about our Payday Lotto process, please contact Barbara West, Development Coordinator at 250-519-1750 or by email at VHFlotto@islandhealth.ca. Thank you.
Actual odds depends on the number of participants playing in each bi-weekly draw. BC Gaming License #130659 (April 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023) & BC Gaming License #139362 (April 1, 2023 to March 31, 2024). Know your limit, play within it. 19+ to play. Problem Gambling Help Line: 1-888-795-6111. www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca
VHF will never ask players for credit card information regarding Payday Lotto enrolment. Deductions will come directly from your VIHA pay cheque.