A service station in Kilkenny City has been confirmed as the winning location for last Wednesday night's winning Lotto jackpot ticket worth over €12.7m.

The winning Normal Play ticket was sold on the day of the draw at the Circle K service station which is situated on the Waterford Road on the outskirts of Kilkenny city.

The National Lottery has also confirmed that the Kilkenny player who scooped the €12,740,043 jackpot has made contact and arrangements are now being made for their prize to be paid.

The win is the 12th largest Lotto jackpot winner in the history of the game.