Bet365 is one of the largest bookies in the world and also one of the best known, but this bookmaker does not operate in all countries of the world due to restrictions by the governments of each country.
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To determine whether Bet365 is legal or restricted in your country, just tap on the button below. 2 options will appear:
- Click on “Join Now”. If you can see the sign-up page, that’s good. You are allowed to register and play on Bet365*.
- Click on “Join Now”. If you see a large blank space on the homepage of the site, it means you are not allowed to use the Bet365 services from your location*.
Note: Always rely on the Terms and conditions of the site.
Bet365 in Europe
This bookmaker is mainly available in Europe, taking into account that the place where Bet365 is best known as a bookmaker and provider of other services is United Kingdom, in addition to UK the countries of Europe available are: (each country with available offers)
The countries with the best promotions are those that have an exclusive license of Bet365, but the majority offers similar promotions for the bettors (full list available here).
UK, Spain, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Serbia, Ireland, Georgia, Azerbyan, Lithuania, Slovakia, Belarus, Romania, Greece, Albania, Bosnia, Hungary, Luxembourg, Bulgary, Switzerland, Macedonia, Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia, Moldova, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Latvia, Estonia, Ukraine, Cyprus, Armenia, Albania, Gibraltar, Malta, Iceland:
Unlimited Places on First Goalscorer Each Way Bets: Have an Each-Way First Goalscorer bet on any match with bet365, and be safe in the knowledge that if your player scores at any time during the game bet365 will pay you out! Each-Way bets are settled on all goalscorers, at 1/3 odds for unlimited places in 90 minutes play. T&Cs apply.
World Cup 2018 Bore Draw Money Back: Place a pre-match bet on any First Goalscorer, Last Goalscorer, Anytime Goalscorer, Correct Score, Half-Time/Full-Time or Scorecast market for any World Cup 2018 match, and if the game finishes 0-0, bet365 will refund all losing bets on these markets.
This offer is available pre-match on every game during World Cup 2018 for First Goalscorer, Last Goalscorer, Anytime Goalscorer, Half Time/Full Time, all Correct Score and all Scorecast markets.
This offer will not apply where a stake has been fully Cashed Out. Where a stake has been partially Cashed Out, and the match finishes 0-0, only the remaining active stake will be refunded.
If a qualifying bet is edited using the Edit Bet feature prior to kick-off and the match finishes 0-0, only the new stake will be refunded. Where a bet has been edited to include or amend a selection for an event that is In-Play, the offer will no longer apply. Bets placed from your Withdrawable Balance will be refunded to your Withdrawable Balance and bets placed using Bet Credits will be refunded as Bet Credits. T&Cs apply. Only available to new and eligible customers.
World Cup 2018 Penalty Payback: Place a bet on the To Win Outright market for World Cup 2018 and if any team you back is eliminated on penalties, bet365 will refund your losing bet.
This offer is available on Win and Each Way bets on the World Cup 2018 To Win Outright market until the final kicks off at 16:00 UK Time on Sunday 15th July.
This offer will not apply where a stake has been fully Cashed Out. Where a stake has been partially Cashed Out only the remaining active stake will be refunded.
If a qualifying bet is edited using the Edit Bet feature prior to kick-off and the team you back is eliminated on penalties, only the new stake will be refunded. Where a bet has been edited to include or amend a selection for an event that is In-Play, the offer will no longer apply. Bets placed from your Withdrawable Balance will be refunded to your Withdrawable Balance and bets placed using Bet Credits will be refunded as Bet Credits. T&Cs apply. Only available to new and eligible customers.
Open Account offer: Open an account with bet365 today and claim your 100% Deposit Bonus. T&Cs apply.
Denmark – It includes most of the promotions available in Europe, check out the list on Bet365 website.
Italy & Spain – these countries have a local version. Check out the local sites to see if exclusive promotions are offered compared to other countries in Europe
Countries in Europe where Bet365 is illegal (because they do not have a licence): France, Poland, Romania, Turkey and Portugal.
Australia – Bet365 has a special license in Australia, is one of the few international bookmakers that can offer all the sports of Australia to all the countries of the world.
One of the dedicated offers for Australian punters is:
bet365 offer Best Odds Guaranteed on every horse race – every day! When you place your bet with bet365, take the price on your selection – and if the SP is bigger they will pay you out at the bigger odds! Ante-Post, Tote/Pari-Mutuel (bets and dividends), ‘Not to Win’, Enhanced Win, Cover Bets and In-Play bets are excluded. This offer includes Board Prices, bet365 Early Prices, singles and multiples as well as Showcast bets on all racing where a fixed price is offered. Offer applies to bets placed on Win and Each Way Fixed Odds markets and Enhanced Place Terms markets only. All other markets, including adjusted place terms (Each Way Extra), Ante-Post bets (unless otherwise stated) and Tote/Pari-Mutuel (bets and dividends), are excluded from this offer. All Australasian Racing is excluded. For example, if you take an Early Price of 3/1 and your selection wins at 4/1, you get paid at 4/1! T&Cs apply. Only available to new and eligible customers.
Bet365 is also legal in other countries near Australia such as New Zealand, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Fiji Islands, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Samoa.
Bet365 is legal in most countries of the Asian continent, most of the general offers are available for players and gamblers.
China: In China, some punters could have problems but they declare the taxes of the gains with the bets, this could take time in the jail.
Philippines: In this country, the operator can not provide any service under local law, players can opt for other bookmakers.
Officially the countries that do not allow Bet365 are Syria, Iraq, Iran, Yemen, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Cambodia, PRK.
Bet365 has gained ground in most African countries, the African public has been using Bet365 products for some time. Some countries have not accepted the operator and therefore the punters cannot use any product of this bookie.
The illegal countries for Bet365 in Africa are Guinea-Bissau, Lybia, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Congo, DR Congo, Angola, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Burundi.
In the northern part of the American continent, it is obviously not allowed that any person from the United States open an account in Bet365, the prohibition in the United States includes all states.
Most of South America allows Bet365 to offer its products to the citizens, the only South American country that has been marked as illegal is Venezuela and French Guyana for being part of France.
In the Caribbean, belonging to the American continent, the illegal countries are Haiti, Guadeloupe and Puerto Rico for being an associated state of the United States.
Full list of restricted countries
The exhaustive list (by alphabetical order) of restricted countries is:
- American Samoa
- Congo Republic
- Democratic Republic of Congo
- French Guyana
- Hong Kong
- North Korea
- Puerto Rico
- South Africa
- US Virgin Islands
All this information was verified on the different Bet365 local versions and is up to date for 2018. Note that Bet365 may change the list of the “legal” and “restricted” countries at any moment.