logos 09People's Postcode Lottery launched as a pilot in the North of England in 2005. It then launched in Scotland in 2008, before rolling out across Great Britain in 2010. Players of People’s Postcode Lottery support a variety of local, national and international charities and good causes. Since 2005 players have raised more than £500 million for 7,500 charities and good causes. A minimum of 32% from each subscription goes to charities and good causes.