Lotto BC PlayNow

British Columbia gamers can travel to one of BC's brick-and-mortar casino venues to play their favourite casino games or they can go online and play at the Lotto BC PlayNow site. The British Columbia Lottery Corporation was one of the first Canadian gaming authorities to bring its games to an online audience, offering players the chance to sign into their account on their PC or mobile device and play at any time and from any location. 

BC's PlayNow provides the province's most popular lottery games as well as well as multiple gaming machine play options. This means that players enjoy top gambling entertainment as they engage in gambling entertainment on their personal device. Once you open a BC PlayNow account you can participate in any of the gaming events including classic casino games, slot machines, sporting events, horse-racing and more.

To open your account you simply navigate to the BC lotto PlayNow login on their site and click the red Sign-Up button in the upper righthand corner of the page.   Enter your name and contact information and submit a valid credit card to verify your age and residency. You can only play at the PlayNow site if you are physically present in British Columbia and you are 18 years of age or older.

Once you've completed your sign-in you'll be able to participate in your preferred online casino fun by buying BC lotto Play Now products, joining a Keno draw, betting on sporting events, joining a sports pool or competing at any of the PlayNow casino games.

Lottery in BC

The BC lottery is operated and managed by the British Columbia Lottery Corporation. This corporation was established by the British Columbia provincial government in 1968 to ensure provincial gambling laws are upheld by BC gambling venues. The BCLC reports to the province's Finance Ministry regarding the activities of the province's casinos, race tracks, lotteries, bingo games and online gaming activities.

BCLC manages the national Lotto Max and Lotto 6/49 for the province and runs the province's own BCLC 649.  Additional lottery products include keno games, scratch cards, Instant Play, SuperStar Bingo, Daily Grand draws, Pacific Hold 'Em tournaments and other lottery games.  

Online players take advantage of the BCLC online site which allows them to play online. PlayNow is available for PC and mobile gamers and the numbers of online players grows from year to year. Online gamers have all of the same options that players enjoy through ticket purchases at kiosks and other lottery outlets plus many more. Many PlayNow members prefer to play online because it offers a quasi-government-sponsored site that's a convenient option for their gambling entertainment.  

PlayNow Slots

The slots room is one of the most popular venues at the PlayNow site. Once an individual opens a PlayNow account he'll be able to play any of the site's exciting slot machines that range from the frivolous Kitty Glitter and Garden Party slots to slots with themes of intrigue and suspense such as Sherlock Holmes, Treasures of Troy, Coyote Moon and Wild Wolf slots.

The site offers Powerbucks slot machines in which you have the chance to win millions of dollars on every spin. The games offer 300 paylines and 8 rows. You bet at a higher level in Powerbucks slots but you also have the chance to win massive payouts with one of five Power Hits jackpots in the regular game or in the Free Spins round. It only takes a $3 bet to enable all 300 lines! There's a Powerbucks Bonus Gateway as well, which is triggered when you achieve three Powerbucks Bonus scatter symbols anywhere on base game reels 1, 3, and 5.

Classic Games

Popular BCLC game options include variations on old fashioned casino competitions including the 36-pocket European Roulette and 37-pocket US roulette, Bonus Spin Roulette, Roulette!, Europe Roulette Low Limit and American roulette options. BC Play Now gamers also have their choice of playing classic Blackjack or moving to a blackjack variation with game options that include  Blackjack 1-Hand, Blackjack 3-hands, Lucky Star Revolution and Pacific Blackjack,

You may move to a variety or arcade game from the list of featured games such as Cash Machine, Cash Drop, Pachinko, SuperCubes, Sic Bo, Red Dog and Quick 7 or play any of the  multiple Poker alternatives including 5 Play Draw Poker, 10 Play Draw Poker, Jacks or Better 1-hand, 5-hand,  Jokers Wild Multi-Hand Poker 10-hand and 50-hand poker,  Triple Play Draw Poker, Jacks or Better Multi-Hand Poker and, of course, Classic Poker. 


After you sign up for PlayNow you'll receive a BC lottery PlayNow promo code . Enter that promo code to collect your $100 Casino Token when you Wager your first deposit.

Following your New Player bonus you can take advantage of any of the BCLC site's other promotions. Some of the most lucrative include

  • The Keno Double in which you have a chance to double your largest winning ticket if you play Keno during pre-determined dates
  • Free Lotto Max Extra which gifts you with a $20 Lotto Max Pack giving you free Lotto Max Extra tickets
  • Keno Bonuses
  • More

Check the dates on the PlayNow Promotions page on the site to ensure that the bonus that you select is applicable to the dates in which you want to play.

Mobile Access

Many of the most popular BCLC casino games are available to mobile gamers who can play on their smartphone or tablet device. Presently, BCLC is the only Canadian provincial lottery corporation to offer mobile gaming options which gives BC residents and visitors the chance to play at any time and from any location in an environment that's most convenient to their personal needs and schedules.

Mobile users can buy tickets to Lotto 649, the BC49 lotto and Lotto Max at The PlayNow mobile site supports iOS, Blackberry and Android devices so users can connect via via cellular or WiFi connectivity at their convenience. 

British Columbia gamblers enjoy a superior casino adventure when they play online at the Lotto BC PlayNow site.