This is a picture of Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre, in Roseau, the capital of The Commonwealth of Dominica, this is one of the two gambling establishments, slot parlours on the island of Dominica. You can read about casino gambling laws, licensing and taxation of online casinos, and you can find a list of Dominica casinos, slot halls and licensed, legally operating online casinos, which accept players from the country on this page.
Commonwealth of Dominica Gambling Establishments, Casinos, Entertainment Centers, Arcades Guide

This is a guide to brick and mortar as well as online casinos in Dominica (officially Commonwealth of Dominica, a.k.a “the Nature Island”, a former British colony, independent since 1978). Find out which are the best land-based casinos and online casino sites in Dominica, or learn more about the legal status of casino gambling in the country.

 

Online casinos in Dominica

Legal status: technically illegal for locals, but this is not monitored or enforced, legal for Dominica licensed online casinos, legal since 1996

 

The legal status of online casino gambling in Dominica is set forth by the International Business Company Act 1996*.

In order to understand the dual nature of the online casino legislation in the Commonwealth of Dominica (not be confused with the  Dominican Republic), let’s split it into two:

  1. For companies licensed in Dominica, all forms of online gambling (that are accepted by the Casino Department of the Ministry of Finance, the licensing and regulatory agency) are legal, with an online gambling license.
  2. For locals, citizens of Dominica, it’s not specifically regulated, but the blanket ban on gambling seems to apply to internet wagering as well. This is supported by the fact that Dominica licensed gambling operators can not accept players locally, it is expressly forbidden, one of the requirements of the license.

 

This means, even though Dominica, just like most Caribbean offshore tax havens, is an online gambling license issuer with internationally oriented internet betting platforms, which operate out of the country, but, for locals, all forms of online gambling are technically illegal. Luckily, this is not enforced, and players were never prosecuted or fined for playing online.

The most well-known online casino company licensed in Dominica is probably World Wide Wagering

Many online casinos still accept players from Dominica, and there is a list of online casinos below, which accept Dominican players (they are licensed in nearby Caribbean countries, e,g,:  Costa Rica, Panama, Curaçao).

 

Can tourists play online while visiting Dominica?

Yes, the laws discussed here only apply to residents of the country, if you are a tourist (or a non-citizen expat, or illegal), you can play online freely while enjoying your vacation.

 

Online casino licensing and regulatory body of Dominica:

During the online casino gold rush of the 90s, most offshore tax havens in the Caribbean (including Dominica) took advantage of this ,then new medium, the internet, and the burgeoning new digital casino gambling opportunities it offered.

These Caribbean islands offered low taxes, a laissez faire approach, and in turn, they received investments, jobs, and wealthy businessmen who made their homes there. For a time, the impossible happened, the Caribbean was the center of a tech revolution, and a lucrative industry, aside from tourism, started establishing itself on the islands of the Caribbean Sea. This brought unprecedented wealth, jobs, and prosperity to many. For a time, all seemed good, in fact, too good to be true. Then, the scandals started….

The 90s and early 2000s were turbulent, and a lot scandals, corruption, organized crime activity, even killings, kidnappings and suicides were tied to the rapidly growing Caribbean internet gambling sector. This forever tarnished the reputation of offshore licensed online casinos in the eyes of ordinary people, who only have surface level knowledge of the gambling industry.

Unbeknownst to the general populace, these turbulent days are largely behind the region, and the industry as a whole has improved. Not to mention, Dominica was largely spared, because it was never the biggest license issuer. However, I still can not recommend Dominica licensed online gambling sites because of the lack of oversight, minimal regulation of gambling activities, and past issues. The online gambling websites below are not licensed in Dominica, but do accept players from the country (most of them are licensed in nearby Caribbean countries).

 

Gambling licenses are issued by the Casino Department of the Ministry of Finance, according to the International Business Company Act 1996. You have to contact them if you wish to set up an online gambling company in Dominica.

In order to get a Dominica gambling license, the company must be registered in Dominica, and requires the following documents:

 

The licensee must maintain a presence on the island, and the government expects licensed companies to employ as many locals as possible. Additionally, applicants have to pay a a non-refundable application fee of US$ 15,000. If there is more than one form of gaming on the application, a further non-refundable application fee of US$ 10,000 is required for each additional category. On top of these fees a capital of $500 K is required, and the applicant is required to purchase Treasury bill bonds in the amount of US$100,000. These treasury bills will be rolled over until six months after termination of agreement, at which time it is refunded to the applicant.

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Taxation of online casinos in Dominica: Dominica advertises itself as a pro-business tax haven, despite this, the corporate tax is 25% (to put it into context, nearby Curaçao only has a 2% corporate tax rate, which explains why it is a much more popular licensing center), but there is no gambling tax on top of this (In Curacao that’s also 2%).

 

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Age requirement of online casinos in Dominica: 18+

 

Sources, main pieces of online casino gambling legislation:

*Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica – International Business Company Act 1996

 

 

Online casinos accepting players from Dominica

The following online gambling websites accept players from Dominica:

 

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Land-based casinos in Dominica

Legal status of casino gambling establishments: illegal, except the two Entertainment Centres, which operate with a special permission

 

Dominica is one of the few countries in the Caribbean area, where casino gambling is still illegal (land-based casinos, for the locals), according to the Small Charges Act*. The government of Dominica has long since been of the opinion that tourists should come to visit the country for its natural beauty and the entertainment options related to this – snorkeling, tours of national parks, guided tours in the rainforest, ecotourism, fishing, boat tours on the rivers, beaches etc. – and not for gambling opportunities.

Of course, many of the other Caribbean islands also have beautiful beaches, national parks, and all that Dominica has to offer, but they also have casinos as well, which might make Dominica lose out on income compared to the other Caribbean islands (which they do, Dominica has the weakest tourism sector, and it is one of the poorest country in the region).

The population of Dominica is predominantly christian (almost 95%), which most likely contributes to the ban on casino gambling too.

Still, due to the loss of income from not being able to tax gambling on the island has made many officials reconsider their stance on casinos in Dominica. There had been discussions between various casino groups and the Dominican prime minister as early as 2006.

A solution was finally found in 2012, when the Ma Pau entertainment company received permission to open venues in Dominica. Currently they have two entertainment centres in the country, one in Portsmouth and one in the capital, Roseau.**

When asked about how the ban on casinos correlates with the opening of an entertainment centre with slots, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skrellit stated: “There is no casino gambling in Dominica, they are slot machines”. In accordance with this statement, there are no gaming tables in these establishment, only slot machines, which makes them slot halls (in order for a gambling establishment to be considered a real casino, it needs so called live tables (with dealers, croupiers), if it only has gaming machines, it is considered a slot hall, a.k.a. slot parlour).

The venues are open to tourists and locals alike. You can see detailed info about these slot halls below, including: opening hours, address, number and type of games, dress code, entrance fee.

 

Sources, main pieces of brick & mortar, offline casino legislation:

*Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica – Laws of Dominica – Small Charges Act

**Gaming company to open shop; government insists it’s not casino gambling (Dominica News Online)

 

Can locals visit the entertainment centers?

Yes, unlike in many smaller countries, and the entire Arab world, where gambling establishments are for tourists only, locals can enter these entertainment centres. In fact, they are more for locals than tourist, based on the reviews, videos, and social media posts online. Despite the fact that they should mostly target tourists, and it should be “a different and positive part of the tourism product” – according to John Wallace, CEO of Mapau Entertainment Center.

 

Casino licensing and regulatory body of Dominica:

There is no casino licensing and regulatory body. These two entertainment centers were approved directly by the Prime Minister and the Ministry of Finance. It’s not possible to get a casino, or a slot hall license. It’s invitation only.

 

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Taxation of casinos in Dominica: the corporate tax is 25% + maybe there is some extra gambling tax on these establishments, but the details of the deal between the Prime Minster and te CEO, John Wallace, are not known. If you know the details, please drop a comment at the bottom of the page. Thank you.

 

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Age requirement of online casinos in Dominica: 18+

 

 

List of all the gambling establishments, casino-substitutes, slot halls in Dominica

1., Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Roseau
This is a picture of the front entrance of Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Roseau. This is the first element of this list of the two gambling establishments, slot halls, arcades, entertainment centers in the Commonwealth of Dominica. You can find the other gambling establishments on this list below this one. To the right of the picture you can read more about this local casino-substitute.
Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Roseau

Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Roseauo, address: 3 Kennedy Ave, Rosea

This is the smaller of the two entertainment centers. This one is located in the capital Roseau. They only have a pretty neglected Facebook page, very little information is avialble.

 

Games: around 50 slots (very old, ugly, probably used, second-hand slots from a casino in the Caribbean)

 

Video of Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Roseauo:

 

Opening hours: 10:00am to 01:00am, except Friday to Sunday 10:00am to 02:00am, and Saturday 16:00am to 24:00am

UPDATE COVID-19: unknown

Dress code: no official dress code

Entrance fee: no entrance fee

Meta review analysis: no reviews

 

18+, ID, and passport for tourists, is needed to enter.

2., Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Portsmouth
This is a picture of the building of Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Portsmouth. This is the second element of this list of the two gambling establishments, slot halls, arcades, entertainment centers in the Commonwealth of Dominica. You can find the other gambling establishments on this list above this one. To the right of the picture, you can read more about this local casino-substitute.
Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Portsmouth

Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Portsmouth, address: Michael Douglas Blvd, Portsmouth

This is the biggest one of the two entertainment centers (by the looks of the picture to the left). Almost nothing is known of this gambling establishment. If you know of anything, please let me know.

 

Games: an unknown number of slots

 

Video of Mapau Dominica Entertainment Centre Portsmouth:

I couldn’t find a video of this slot parlour, if you know of any, please let me know in the comments section.

 

Opening hours: 10:00am to 01:00am, except Friday to Sunday 10:00am to 02:00am, and Saturday 16:00am to 24:00am

UPDATE COVID-19: unknown

Dress code: no official dress code

Entrance fee: no entrance fee

Meta review analysis: no reviews

 

18+, ID, and passport for tourists, is needed to enter.

 

 

Bitcoin, cryptocurrency casinos in Dominica

Cryptocurrencies (e.g.: bitcoin, litecoin, etheruem) are not specifically regulated in Dominica. None of the entertainment centers accept crypto.

Online casinos licensed in the country are known to accept cryptocurrencies. Which means, the Casino Department of the Ministry of Finance has no issues with crypto usage, which makes it de facto legal, but not specifically regulated.

 

Other forms of online gambling in Dominica

Most games of chance are banned in Dominica by the Small Charges Act. However, there are exceptions to this rule, as long as the games are approved by the Ministry of Finance.

Bingo is allowed in Dominica, at least non-profit bingo, where the proceeds go to a charity, but this needs permission form the Ministry of Finance too.

Additionally, there is a lottery, but it doesn’t have an online platform yet.

 

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  • 100% match bonus, up to $400 + 25 free spins, no code needed
  OR:
  • Confirm email or phone, apply code: LADYDAY, make deposit from 21 to 400 EUR/USD and receive 88% + 88 free spins, limited time only, if it is no longer valid, please drop a comment and let me know
  OR:
  • Confirm email or phone, apply code: WEST100 make deposit pf at least 21 EUR/USD and receive 100 free spins, limited time only, if it is no longer valid, please drop a comment and let me know
  Returning players usually get 25% - 33% cashback, one of the highest regular cashbacks online. Even if you end up losing you will get about 30% of your money back (returning players only).

Playthrough requirements and wagering limitations

All bonuses and promotions are subject to the following wagering limitations and playthrough requirements.
  • Playthrough requirement: Bonus wagering x40 applied.
  • Free spins wagering x40 applied.
  Check the casino's web page for the specific, up to date, current playthrough requirements and wagering limitations, does not apply to bonuses for returning players which have different (significantly better) paythrough requirements.
Wagering limitation:
  • 7 days to wager bonus.
  • Slots wagering allowed.
  • Slots wagering participation 100%.
  • Min bet 0.01 EUR - Max bet 3 EUR.
  • Betting Games wagering not allowed.
  • Providers allowed for wagering: Limited to enabled games only.
  • Player can cancel bonus at any time. Please note: Upon cancellation of the bonus the balance will be adjusted to the balance before bonus activation.
 

 

UPDATE 2021: This particular online casino was removed due to complaints from the players and visitors to the website. We apologize for the inconvenience.
We will replace it with another recommendation as soon as possible. In the meantime, check out the other online casinos above and below, or the recent casino bonuses, free games or casino reviews.
If you have any issue with the other gambling platforms featured on the website, then please drop a comment or try the live chat (bottom right). We will investigate all reports and take action if necessary.
 

 

GT Bets Casino and Sportsbook

GTbets bookmaker and gambling website's banner displaying the various bonuses and promotional offers offered currently. The picture also acts as a link and by clicking o nit you will be taken to the gambling website.
GTbets sports-book and casino, cross platform and mobile compatible, Bitcoin accepted.
  • Welcome bonus, 150% up to $500 on your first deposit (then 100%, up to $250 bonus on your second deposit, then 5-50% depending on the amount on your third deposit and afterwards)
  • 10% weekly rebate, 15% cashback on horse racing betting
  • Free spins, weekly cashback for returning players

Playthrough requirements and wagering limitations

The deposit bonus amount must be wagered 10-40x times before withdrawal, depending on the type.
Earnings ($10) Sign Up Bonus Playthrough Reload Bonus (Varies by %) Playthrough
Sports 5 points for every $10 wagered 12x 6x-10x
(Baseball) 2 points for every $10 wagered 30x 15x-25x
Horses 7.5 points for every $10 wagered 8x 4x-6.7x
Slots 2 points for every $10 wagered 30x 15x-25x
Table 1 point for every $10 wagered 60x 30x-50x
Video Poker 1.5 points for every $10 wagered 40x 20x-33x
 
Wagering limitation:
  • Please be advised - the use of bonus funds to place wagers on the following games is not allowed: Baccarat (including Live), Craps, and European Roulette (including Live).
  • For bonuses, sports moneyline wagers with odds of -300 (1.33) or less, will not qualify for rollover point earnings. So for example, betting NBA - NY Knicks (-350) will not earn rollover points towards a bonus.
 

Bet Online Casino and Sports Book

Bet Online digital bookmaker, internet poker and online casino website's animated GIF banner displaying the latest 2021 promotional offers and bonus codes offered currently by the gambling platform to new and existing, returning players. This is a paid promotional banner, and acts as a link. By clicking on it, you will be taken to website betonline.ag , where you can register and start playing if you so choose.
Bet Online sports-book, poker and casino, cross platform and mobile compatible, bitcoin accepted.
  • Welcome bonus, $3000, 100% up to $1,000 on your first three deposits. Use the code BOLCASINO
  • or 100% up to $1,000 Welcome Bonus + $25 Risk Free Bet, when you bet on the Cowboys vs. Buccaneers NFL Week 1 season-opener, code: NFL100
  • +100% welcome match bonus up to 100% on your first deposit using Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin or DASH. No code required.
  • 10% weekly rebate for returning players

Playthrough requirements and wagering limitations

The deposit bonus amount must be wagered 40 times before withdrawal.
Playthrough requirement: • Slot Games (progressive jackpot slots excluded) 100% • Roulette (All versions), Draw High-Lo, 3 Card Rummy 20% • Baccarat, Blackjack (American & European), Poker 3, Oasis Poker, Single Deck Blackjack, Triple Edge Poker, Caribbean Poker, Three Card Poker, Video Poker 10% • Pirate 21, Blackjack Super 7, Pai Gow, 21 Burn, Ride’m Poker, All forms of Keno, Red Dog, Pontoon, Top Card Trumps 5% • Craps, Live Casino, All Games with Progressive Jackpots, Virtual Racebook. Speciality games ie Keno’s and Scratcher game offered by Betsoft 0%
Wagering limitation:
  • Any action on Baccarat, Roulette and Craps will not count towards the wagering requirement.
You can read the review of BetOnline here.

FairGo Aussie Themed Casino

This is an animated gif banner ad featuring all the current 2021 promotions, bonuses of FairGo Australian themed casino. The picture also act as a link, by clicking on it you will be taken to the free to play area of the casino, where you can try out their games for free without spending any money.
FairGo Australian casino
Promotions:
  • 125% Welcome bonus: 125% on your first deposit
  • + 30 free spins
COUPON CODE: DOD-GUESS
US players are accepted at the casino.

Playthrough requirements and wagering limitations

The deposit bonus amount must be wagered 40 times before withdrawal.
Playthrough requirement: • Slot Games (progressive jackpot slots excluded) 100% • Roulette (All versions), Draw High-Lo, 3 Card Rummy 20% • Baccarat, Blackjack (American & European), Poker 3, Oasis Poker, Single Deck Blackjack, Triple Edge Poker, Caribbean Poker, Three Card Poker, Video Poker 10% • Pirate 21, Blackjack Super 7, Pai Gow, 21 Burn, Ride’m Poker, All forms of Keno, Red Dog, Pontoon, Top Card Trumps 5% • Craps, Live Casino, All Games with Progressive Jackpots, Virtual Racebook. Speciality games ie Keno’s and Scratcher game offered by Betsoft 0%
Wagering limitation:
  • Any action on Baccarat, Roulette and Craps will not count towards the wagering requirement.
You can read the review of FairGo casino here (temporarily offline, being updated).

 

Betsson Casino and Sports Book

This is a gif animated banner displaying the casino + poker platform + online sports book Betsson's various current 2021 promotions. Under the banner you can read about these bonuses, their terms and conditions, paythrough requirements, wagering limitations. This is an advertisement, by clicking on the banner you will be taken to Betsson's internet platform ,where you can register an account.
European casino & sportsbook & poker, all in one
North American players are not accepted.
  • Welcome bonus, 100% up to €100
  • 101 free spins on your first deposit
  • €5,000 every week for one lucky active returning player (no wagering limitation, no playthrough requirement)

US players can not register. Betsson has over 1500 games, the most games of any online casino. You can read the review of Betsson casino here. You can read the other online casino reviews here, and you can find all the current casino bonuses, promotions, offers, codes here.

Playthrough requirements and wagering limitations

The deposit bonus amount must be wagered 35 times before withdrawal. No wagering requirement for the weekly extra money.
Playthrough requirement: No playthrough requirement for the extra weekly money. In case of the welcome bonus: • 100%: Slots • 10%: All Roulette (except Live), Caribbean Stud & Casino Stud Poker Games • 10%: All Casino Hold’Em, Red Dog, Pai Gow, Poker Games, Oasis Poker & Texas Hold’Em Poker Games • 5%: All BlackJack (except Live BlackJack), Baccarat, Video Poker, Pontoon, Beat Me, Punto Banco Games
Wagering limitation:
  • The bonus cannot be wagered on the following games: 1429 Uncharted Seas, Aliens, Big Bang, Blood Suckers, Castle builder, Castle Builder 2, Champion of the Track, Dead or Alive, Devil´s Delight, Eggomatic, Epic Gems, Eye of the Kraken, Kings of Chicago, Pearls of India, Robin Hood, Scrooge, Sea Hunter, Super Monopoly Money, The Wish Master, Tower Quest, Wild Gambler, Wizard Shop, Zombies.
  • Player from certain countries are not allowed use bonuses due to regular bonus abuse, check the casino's website for the ever changing up to date list.

Mr Bit Casino and Sportsbook

This is a banner displaying the various bonus offers of Mr Bit casino. Under the banner you can read about these bonuses, free spins and their terms and conditions, playthrough requirements, wagering limitations. This is an advertisement, by clicking on the banner you will be taken to website of Mr. Bit, where you can register an account and play for real money. Full disclaimer: By registering an account I (the website owner) will receive a small percentage of the amount of money you deposited.
Mr. Bit current 2021 bonus offers, welcome bonus and free spins available (details below)
USA players are not accepted. 100% Bonus Up To €500 & 50 Free Spins (10 per day) The bonus has to be claimed within thirty (30) days upon registration 18+ Play responsibly. rgf.org.mt, T&Cs apply. Avento MT LTD MGA/B2C/450/2017

Playthrough requirements and wagering limitations

The deposit bonus amount must be wagered 35 times before withdrawal. No wagering requirement for the weekly extra money.
Playthrough requirement: No playthrough requirement for the extra weekly money. In case of the welcome bonus: Minimum deposit amount: €10 Maximum bonus amount: €500 Wagering requirements: x27 (deposit + bonus) In case of the free spins: Participating slots: Jungle Jim and the Lost Sphinx Bet per spin: €0,10 Wagering requirements: x30 (bonus) Limit on withdrawing from the free spins: x10 7 days for wagering
Wagering limitation:
  • 7 days for wagering
  • Player from certain countries are not allowed use bonuses due to regular bonus abuse, check the casino's website for the ever changing up to date list.
  • Please note that the free spins will appear on the account, once the 150% bonus has been wagered. Your players will get 10 free spins per day over the course of 5 days (50 free spins in total).

 

 

This article supplements the general guide to the legal status of gambling in Dominica.

 

Simon’s Guide to Land-based and Online Casinos in Dominica is part of Simon’s Online Casino Guide.

 

Last updated: 2021-04-20

 

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