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Loteria Nacional de la Republica Dominicana
The Dominican Republic National Lottery
Address: Lotería Nacional Avda. de la Independencia esp. Jiménez Moya Santo Domingo
Internet: Loteria Nacional
E-mail Address:
Phone: 1809-5335222
Fax: 1809-5332496/5335202
Population: 9.3 million (est. 2077)
Administrator: Jose Francisco Peña Guaba
Year Lottery Founded:  
Sales FY 2006:  
Number of Employees:  
On-line Vendor:  
Instant Ticket Vendor:  
Jurisdiction: Dominican Republic

Background Information

The Dominican Republic is a country situated on the eastern two-thirds of the Caribbean island of Hispaniola, neighboring Haiti. Hispaniola is the second-largest of the Greater Antilles islands, and lies west of Puerto Rico and east of Cuba and Jamaica.

News 2015
August 24, 2015 Government Look to Reduce Lotto Games

News 2012
October 15, 2012 The Lottery "El Gordo de la Primitiva" of Spain Comes to Dominican Republic
September 2, 2012 State Lottery Company's Accounts Seized
July 16, 2012 Dominican International Electronic Lottery (Leidsa), Today Announced Its Support for Any Action by the Authorities Against Violation of Tax Provisions
July 16, 2012 Dominican National Lottery Prepares Platform to Sell Its Products Online
June 4, 2012 E-gambling, Raffles Has Taken Its Toll on the Once Powerful Lottery

News 2011
September 5, 2011 President Transfers the Administration of the National Lottery to the Internal Taxes Agency

Lottery News 2009

LN Christmas Lottery Announced; the ‘Christmas Dobletazo’ Brings More Then RD$62 Million Pesos in Prizes
The National Lottery announced the completion of the "Christmas Dobletazo" the Christmas Lottery of the institution to be held on December 20, with more than RD $ 62 million pesos in prizes
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (November 17, 2009) – The details of the draw were offered at a press conference by the general manager of the Lotería Nacional, the National Lottery, Dr. Enrique Martinez...................Subscribers

New Jersey Police Shut Down Illegal Dominican Lottery Operation
EAST ORANGE, New Jersey (July 23, 2009) -- News sources reported authorities said yesterday the owner and employee of an East Orange grocery store are accused of running an illegal back room gambling parlor that took bets based on lottery numbers from the Dominican Republic..............Subscribers

Lottery Chief Says Betting Parlors Mounting an Offensive to Avoid Paying RD$300M Debt
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (May 12, 2009) – According to local media reports the Loteria Nacional de la Republica Dominicana, The Dominican Republic National Lottery administrator today accused the betting parlors grouped in FENABANCA of mounting an offensive against him...............Subscribers

Lottery Chief Defends Donation to Lawmakers
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (January 13, 2009) -- Dominican Today reported Loteria Nacional de la Republica Dominicana (The Dominican Republic National Lottery) administrator Jose Francisco Peña Guaba on Tuesday defended the 50,000 peso donation for legislators to buy toys, which said is part of the social work to benefit hundreds of government and private sector entities.................Subscribers

Embezzlement Charges Filed Over Dominican Lottery RD$27 Million Handout
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (January 12, 2009) -- The Dominican Alliance Against Corruption (ADOCO) filed a complaint today (Monday 12th) against the administrator of the Loteria Nacional de la Republica Dominicana (National Lottery), accusing him of embezzlement..................Subscribers


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