In the State Lottery's New Year's Eve draw on 31 December 2021, the top prize of €30 million was won by a whole lottery ticket bought online by a resident of Doorn. The main prize of €30 million has been won on lottery number FF 41849. The winning ticket has the combination FF 41849. The winner had a whole lottery ticket and bought it online. The prize will therefore be automatically credited to the bank account number provided.
Record number of New Year's Eve tickets
The New Year's Eve draw was again enormously popular and is just as much a part of the New Year's Eve celebration as oliebollen and champagne. It has become an important part of the New Year's Eve tradition. The Staatsloterij sold over 7.1 million lottery tickets in 2021, of which 3.4 million were whole lottery tickets and 3.8 million half lottery tickets. The old record is from 2020, when more than 7 million lottery tickets were sold.