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LitterLotto Frequently Asked Questions

How do I submit an entry?

Once you've downloaded the app it's not too tricky to get the 'perfect' submission on LitterLotto (see photo for an example)

LitterLotto Bin image

In order for a submission to meet the entry criteria a picture must have/ be the following:

  • A picture of either a hand or a litter grabber/ picker holding the item/ piece of litter
  • The item should be positioned just at the lip/entry point of a bin
  • If you're taking part in an organised litter pick. Thank-you! Please place one item of litter in a bin and submit a photo to enter the prize draw. The rest of your litter can go in a bin bag.
  • The image should clearly show the item (the valid items considered as litter are explained in detail in the LitterLotto Official Rules

What is the LitterLotto app?

The LitterLotto app is a mobile application designed to encourage behaviour change through positive reinforcement by giving people a chance to win prizes.

How does the app work?

Users can download the app, take photos of litter they pick up, and submit them. Each submission earns people entries into a lottery-style draw for various prizes.

What are the prizes for participating in LitterLotto?

Prizes may vary, but they can include gift cards, eco-friendly products, and even community recognition for the most dedicated users.

Is this app available for both iOS and Android devices?

Yes, the LitterLotto app is available for both iOS and Android devices.

Is the app safe to use, and what about user privacy?

User safety and privacy are top priorities. The app respects user privacy and does not share personal information without consent.

Can businesses or organizations get involved with LitterLotto Photo Pic?

Yes, businesses and organisations can offer prizes, or collaborate with the app to support environmental initiatives.

Is the app free to use?

Yes, the LitterLotto Photo Pic app is free to download and use.

How can I get more people in my community to use this app and help clean up our area?

You can spread the word through social media, local events, and community partnerships to encourage more people to join the cause.

What impact does the app have on the environment?

The app helps reduce litter in communities, which contributes to a cleaner and healthier environment.

How can I contact support if I have questions or issues with the app?

You can reach out to our support team through the app's contact or help centre feature for assistance with any questions or concerns.

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