Can I still play Oregon Lottery?

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Video Lottery Terminals are reopening in parts of the state with added precautionary measures in place to ensure safety.  Oregon Lottery will not turn on a VLT machine until it is satisfied that the following conditions have been met.

  • VLTs must be placed at least 6 feet apart, if there is space to do so.  If VLTs cannot be placed 6 feet apart, the Oregon Lottery may turn off VLTs in order to maintain required physical distance between operating machines and players.
  • Require individuals to request VLT access from an employee before playing; an employee must then clean and disinfect the machine to allow play.  A business must not allow access to VLTs or change VLTs without requesting access from an employee.
  • Consider a player seated at a VLT machine the same as a customer seated for table service.
  • Limit one player at or around a VLT 

Because many lottery retailers provide essential services, several lottery products are still available for purchase. Scratch-its, Keno and jackpot games are sold in many grocery stores and gas stations. 

Visit the Oregon Lottery's COVID-19 response page for more information.