Different Lottery Companies in Malaysia

Lottery Companies In Malaysia

To this date of writing, only 6 different companies in Malaysia are granted the lottery permit by the Minister of Finance to operate as a legal gaming entity within the premises of the country. 3 companies are located in Peninsular Malaysia offering the lottery games with the brand names: Magnum 4D, Sports Toto and Damacai. While the 3 brand names located in East Malaysia are Sabah 88, Sandakan Turf Club (STC) and Special Cashsweep.

Lottery Companies located in Peninsular Malaysia

Magnum Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

Magnum Corporation Sdn. Bhd. was founded in year 1968 under the lottery brand name “Magnum 4D” and it is the first gaming company that was granted 4D lottery operating permit by the Malaysian government. Since then, it has offered many different types of lottery games such as:-
– Magnum 4D
– Magnum 4D Jackpot
– Magnum 4D Life
– Magnum 4D Jackpot Gold
– Magnum 4D mGold

Berjaya Sports Toto Berhad

SportsToto was initially a public company owned by the Malaysian government. It was incorporated with the name Unilite Electrical Industries Berhad in 1969 with the purpose to run the Toto betting business. The profit from the business was used to promote sports activities for youth. In 1985, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Vincent Tan acquired 70% of Sports Toto and the company was privatised. The name was eventually changed to Berjaya Sports Toto Berhad in 1993.

Of all the lottery companies in Malaysia, Sports Toto is the only public listed company. It is listed in the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE)/Bursa Malaysia with the stock ticker “1562.KL”. Here are the Sports Toto games:-
– Toto 4D
– Toto 4D Jackpot
– Toto 5D
– Toto 6D
– Star Toto Jackpot 6/50
– Power Toto Jackpot 6/55
– Supreme Toto Jackpot 6/58

Pan Malaysian Pools Sdn. Bhd.

Da Ma Cai is the direct English translation of the Chinese term “大马彩” which carries the meaning “Malaysia’s lottery”. Pan Malaysian Pools Sdn. Bhd. is the company that manages Da Ma Cai lottery games. It was founded in 1988.However, Jana Pendidikan Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. acquired all the shares of Damacai from Pan Malaysian Pools Sdn. Bhd. in 2011. Since then, all the profits from Da Ma Cai games are donated to The Community Chest. (For your information, the Community Chest is a non-profit organisation that focuses on education. This fund is mainly used to develop schools, improving the quality of education, provide scholarship to deserving students, sponsor the education publication, etc.)

Da Ma Cai offers the following games:-
– Da Ma Cai 1+3D
– Da Ma Cai 3+3D Bonus
– Da Ma Cai 1+3D Jackpot
– Da Ma Cai 3D Jackpot
– Da Ma Cai Super 1+3D
– Da Ma Cai 3D

Lottery Companies located in East Malaysia

Lotteries Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

“Diriwan” is the original brand name of Sabah 88. But, it is more widely known as “Sabah 88”. The company is one of the only 2 licensed lottery operation companies located in the state of Sabah. It was incorporated as Lotteries Corporation Sdn. Bhd. in 1988, spanning over 40 different outlets throughout Sabah to date.
Under the Sabah 88 brand, it has 4 different lottery games:-
– Sabah 88 4D
– Sabah 88 4D Jackpot
– SABAH 88 3D
– SABAH 88 Lotto

Everise Ventures Sdn. Bhd.

Sandakan Turf Club (STC) is the other licensed gaming company in Sabah. Everise Ventures Sdn. Bhd. is the permit holder for the STC game. It has offices in Kota Kinabalu, Keningau, Sandakan and Tawau. The main office is located at Wisma STC, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. There isn’t much public information available related to this company.
It only offers 1 game:-
– STC 4D

Natural Avenue Sdn. Bhd.

Natural Avenue Sdn. Bhd. was incorporated in 1992. It is the owner of Special Cashsweep, which has been in operation since 1995 The company is a subsidiary of Berjaya Assets Bhd, also owned by Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Vincent Tan. It is the only lottery company located in Sarawak, with its 3 offices located in Kuching, Sibu and Miri. Similar to the Sandakan Turf Club, the company doesn’t have much public information available.
Like STC, Special Cashsweep has 2 games:-
– Special Cashsweep 1+3D
– Special Cashsweep 3D Big

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