Responding to the new circumstances stemming from the controls to bank transactions and aiming at the better service of its customers and network, OPAP S.A. continues to apply the following procedure of payment of winnings made to bank accounts of beneficiaries, for the following cases:
A. For 200-1.500 EUR gross winnings before tax for which the customer wishes to apply for confirmation of winnings or
B. Gross winnings before tax exceeding 1.500 EUR.
Through this initiative, OPAP S.A. as well its Group member company, Hellenic Lotteries S.A., follow for the two specific categories of winners, the procedure of paying winnings to the bank accounts of beneficiaries, transferring the relevant amount using the IBAN code they have.
The process will take place only at OPAP headquarters in Athens (Leof.Athinon 108, ) and Thessaloniki (Ag. Georgiou 5, Cosmos Office, Building 1, Pilea Thessaloniki) every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between 08:30 and 14:00.
Beneficiaries of winnings must submit the filled-in relevant OPAP form, "Payment Reqeust Due to Bank Holiday" (the form is found at online at www.opap.gr/el/web/corporate.opap.gr/kerdiand at the company's offices in Athens and Thessaloniki), along with the below documentation which is required for the procedure to be carried out:
1. ORIGINAL PAYMENT REQUEST FROM THE BANK (issued at OPAP S.A. agencies)
2. PHOTOCOPY OF I.D. or PASSPORT
3. DOCUMENT PROVING TAX IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (tax statement, utility bill, etc.)
4. PHOTOCOPY OF IBAN NUMBER (photocopy of first page of bank booklet)
Please note that this procedure could also be performed through the post by sending all the above documents to the headquarters of OPAP in Athens (addressed to the OPAP Customer Service Department).
The procedure will be applied until further notice.