This is a picture of Casino Estoril and its front park and gate. You can read more about the Portuguese gambling legislation regulating poker, bingo, lottery, bitcoin wagering, sports betting, the licensing process and the taxation regime. And you can find a list of online gambling websites, which accept players from Portugal.
Portugal Gambling Guide
Summary: Gambling is legal in Portugal since 1916 (officially: the Portuguese Republic, a Southern European country, and a member of the EU, population of 10.3 million).

Online gambling is also legal in Portugal since 2015.

You can find a list of online gambling websites, which accept players from Portugal by scrolling below, or click here to jump to that list:

History of Gambling in Portugal - click to expand

1783 – The first written record of legal gambling in Portugal is from 1783, when the national lottery was legalized and created.

1916 – Casino Estoril, Portugal’s most famous and oldest casino was established.

1970 – The number of casinos greatly increased during the regime of Antonia Salazar, casinos are no longer seen as private club for the wealthy only. Women can enter the casinos for the first time (unaccompanied by men, previously women always had to be accompanied by men to enter a casino).

1916 – The first clear written record of gambling is from 1916, when the country’s first casino Casino Estoril opened.

1989 – The new, modern and current extended Portuguese gambling legislation is created. This legalized and regulated more forms of games of chance than ever before.

2015 – Online gambling was legalized in Portugal, you can read the details below.

Gambling is legal in Portugal since 1916, the main piece of the gambling legislation is the Legal Regime for The Operation of Games of Chance in Casinos – Decree-Law no 422/891.

Casino Estoril, on the picture, at the top, is in operation since 1916, it is the oldest and most famous gambling establishment of Portugal.

Online gambling is also legal in Portugal since 2015 (except online lottery, which is legal since 2000), according to the Regime Jurídico dos Jogos e Apostas – Decree-Law No. 66/20152, signed into law on 2015 April 29.

Before the legalization and liberalization of online gambling, it was technically a monopoly of the Portuguese National Lottery (and only online lottery was legal).

However, foreign online gambling platforms were not blocked and players from the country, who frequented these unlicensed platforms were not prosecuted. In practice, this meant that such online platforms were free to accept players from the country, and these unregulated sites didn’t pay any taxes in the country.

This has changed with the legalization and now only licensed, tax-paying online gambling sites can accept player from Portugal (you can see a list of them below). And additionally, the gambling regulatory agency can order ISPs (internet service providers) to block access to unlicensed operators.

However, players are still not prosecuted if they accidentally place bets on unlicensed gambling platforms.

The online gambling sector of Portugal received the most criticism in relation to the high tax rates (you can see the details below at the gambling taxation section), which is not entirely unwarranted, although, by European standards, these are average tax rates (but Europe as whole has high gambling tax rates).

Reports suggest that Portugal’s attempt to regulate the online gambling market will not work out as planned. Many major gambling operators such as William Hill, PKR and Party Poker have left the Portuguese market unsatisfied with the high taxes, licensing fees and other unfavourable conditions3.

It seems, that the Portuguese online gambling regulation will yield similar results to that of Spain, where reportedly 46% of locals turned to unlicensed sites for a better gaming experience. And very few online gambling companies actually applied for a local license.

Portugal and the EU gambling laws: Because Poland is an EU country Article 56 TFEU4 and Article 8 of Directive 98/34/EC (EU gambling directives) apply.

You can find a list of online gambling websites, which accept players from Portugal below. 

 

Betting on blood sports in Portugal

Portuguese-style bullfighting is legal. However, betting on the bullfights is no longer legal (it used to be very popular and commonplace).

 

Portugal has much more to offer than just its casino hotels (many of which are world-class, and really spectacular). One of its bigger attractions is the bullfighting festival, where bulls are let loose on the streets and people can try to outrun and evade them.

Needles to say, there are a lot of injuries and occasional deaths, and it’s only really popular among younger men:

The country has many more attractions, besides the bullfighting and the beaches, and Portugal receives 16 million tourists per year5.

UPDATE COVID-19: Although, it has fallen to 4 million during the coronavirus pandemic.

 

Can tourists play online while visiting Portugal?

Yes, tourists, expats (or illegal migrants) can play online freely while enjoying their stay in the country.

 

Gambling licensing in Portugal

Gambling licenses are issued by the Serviço de Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ). You have to contact them if you wish to set up any sort of gambling business in Portugal. Their website is available in English as well.

Currently, the following types of online gambling games are eligible for a licence according to the Portuguese gambling legislation:

 

Operation of games of chance is restricted to gambling areas.

There are 10 gambling areas, these are: Azores, Algarve, Espinho, Estoril, Figueira da Foz, Funchal, Porto Santo, Póvoa de Varzim, Troia and Vidago-Pedras Salgadas.

Lottery, scratchcards, keno, pari-mutuel and harness racing betting and other lottery-like games are the monopoly of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa (SCML), this includes their online versions as well.

 

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Portugal gambling tax

There is no one unified gambling tax rate for land-based establishments in Portugal, the rate of the special gambling tax (IEJ) is dependent on the location (and it varies from 4.5% to 40%). However, the following are the standardized tax rates:

Portugal gambling tax rates
Activity: Tax rate: Tax base:
bingo halls 25% bingo prizes (prémios)
lottery 4.5% revenue from selling lottery tickets or 20% of the prize pool if it exceeds €5000
online gambling 25% gross revenue (fees charged by the operator in case of poker and bingo)
online horse racing betting 25% gross revenue
online fixed-odds sports betting and fixed-odds horse race betting 8% amount of the bets placed (or 35% if it’s fixed odds betting and the players play against each other)

 

Gambling is VAT exempt.

This is on top of regular taxes (e.g: corporate tax).

 

For players, taxation of gambling winnings in Portugal: Players’ winnings are not subject to personal income tax or stamp duty, this applies to winnings from online gambling as well.

 

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Legal gambling age in Portugal: 18+

 

Other:

Loot boxes, social gambling, fantasy and virtual sports betting are not specifically regulated in Portugal.

 

Sources, and main pieces of the Polish gambling legislation:

1Legal regime for the operation of games of chance in casinos – Decree-Law No. 422/89

2Regime Jurídico dos Jogos e Apostas – Decree-Law No. 66/2015

3Poker Sites Announce Departure from Portugal

4JSTOR – Freedom to provide services — Article 56 TFEU — Games of chance

5Statista – Number of international visitor arrivals and overnight stays in Portugal from 2015 to 2020

 

List of online gambling sites, which accept players from Portugal

The following online gambling websites accept players from Portuguese Republic. They all accept players from the country, and are accessible from within the country, at the time of writing. If they no longer accept players from Portugal, or if they are blocked for some reason, please leave a message in the comments section, so I can investigate it.

 

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Summary:

 

Casino gambling in Portugal

Casinos in Portugal: legal since 1916, operators require a licence

Online casino gambling in Portugal: legal since 2015, operators require a licence

 

Brick and mortar casinos are legal in Portugal, for a long time, since 1916, and they are regulated by Decree-Law no 422/89 (already mentioned above) and Decree-Law no 114/2011*, Decree-Law no 64/2015**.

There are 13 casinos in Portugal. Casinos can only operate in any of the 10 gambling zones (the list of these gambling zines can be found above, in the Portugal gambling license section).

Casinos in Portugal are operated both in tourist resorts (integrated casinos) and as standalone venues, there are 12 of them currently (which is a rather small number considering the number of tourists and the population).

Casino licensing is concession based.

Just like in most European countries there are no longer any slot halls and slot machines are restricted to licensed gambling venues.

Online casinos are also legal in Portugal.

Online casinos were in a legal grey area prior to the new legislation of April 2015. Currently, online casinos in Portugal are eligible for a licence and can operate legally.

Only licensed gambling platforms are legal. Foreign operators without a licence are blocked by internet service providers (ISPs) and they are prosecuted (which means that if you can visit the website of an online casino from Portugal there is a good chance that it is a licensed operation, you can see a list of these licensed online gambling websites below). However, players are not prosecuted.

The online casinos below accept players from Portugal.

Online casinos, which accept players from Portugal - click to see

The following online casino websites accept players from the Portuguese Republic:

 

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Click here for more info on casinos in the Portuguese Republic.

Sources:

*Decree-Law no 114/2011 (Portugese)

**Decree-Law no 64/2015 (Portugese)

 

Bingo in Portugal

Bingo halls in Portugal: legal since 2011, operators require a licence

Online bingo in Portugal: legal since 2015, operators require a licence

 

Bingo is legal in Portugal.

Standalone bingo halls can operate in Portugal since 2011, according to Decree Law No. 31/2011* .

Bingo is moderately popular, there are 15 bingo halls in the country and there is one bingo room inside the Casino Espinho.

Online bingo is also legal.

According to the 2015 internet gambling legislation online bingo sites are also eligible for a licence. However, I couldn’t find a single online bingo site with a Portuguese licence. If you know of any, let me know in the comments section below.

The following bingo websites accept players from Portugal.

Online bingo websites, which accept players from Portugal - click to see

The following online casino websites have live bingo and accept players from Portugal:

I couldn’t find any online bingo platforms with a Portuguese gambling licence. If you know of any please drop a comment at the bottom of the page.

Source:

*Decree Law No. 31/2011 (Portuguese)

 

Poker in Portugal

Poker halls in Portugal: legal, operators require a licence, restricted to casinos

Online poker in Portugal: legal, operators require a licence, no standalone online poker licence

 

In many countries non-banking poker is not considered gambling, instead it is seen as a game of skill. This is not the case in Portugal, poker is considered a game of chance (a casino game), and the gambling legislation applies to it.

Land-based poker in Portugal is legal but there are no standalone poker halls, poker is restricted to the licensed casinos only. Almost all brick and mortar casinos have poker, the bigger ones have dedicated poker rooms.

Online poker is also legal Portugal since 2015.

However, there is no standalone online poker license, an online casino license is required.

Very few Portuguese online gambling licenses have been issued.

/Comment: Due to high online gambling tax rates, in fact, Full Tilt Poker and Poker Stars expressly said they don’t accept Portuguese players unless they get a better deal from the government. Most of the really big poker networks don’t accept players from Portugal. You can find a list of poker websites, which do accept players from Portugal./

UPDATE: Interestingly, Portugal restricted what type of poker can be organized by licensees with Ordinance 217/2007* (applies to both land-based gambling establishments and online poker websites), here are the allowed types of poker:

  • Poker tournaments (Regulation No. 810/2015)
  • Omaha poker (Regulation No. 811/2015)
  • Hold’em poker (Regulation No. 806/2015)
  • Synthetic poker (Regulation No. 809/2015)
  • Caribbean stud poker (Regulation No. 803/2015)

 

This is not really enforced online though (as far as I can tell), but land-based casinos are compliant, and are limited to these types.

The online poker websites listed below are the only ones I could find, which would accept poker players from Portugal.

Online casinos, which have online poker sections and accept players from Portugal - click to see

The following online casino websites have poker and accept players from the Portuguese Republic:

 

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  • +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).

*Source: Ordinance 217/2007 (Portuguese)

 

Sports betting in Portugal

Bookmakers, betting shops in Portugal: legal, operators require a licence

Online sports betting in Portugal: legal since 2015, operators require a licence

 

Brick & mortar sports betting is legal in Portugal, according to Decree Law 84/85* and Decree-law 68/2015**. However, only fixed odds sports betting licenses are awarded to private companies, all forms of pari-mutuel betting is a monopoly of the state owned SRIJ.

The Portuguese lottery monopoly Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa is also the biggest bookmaker thanks to Totobola, their sports pool betting game. It is available in land based betting shops and through their their online platform as well.

Online sports betting is also legal in Portugal. The 2015 online gambling act opened up the online betting sector in Portugal for international operators.

However, due to the high taxes and limitations of the licence, not many of the major international online bookmakers actually acquired a Portuguese licence, in spite of the somewhat favourable conditions laid down in the legislation.

I could only find few online sportsbooks, which accepts Portuguese bettors, you can see them below.

Online bookmakers, which accept bettors from Portugal - click to see

The following online sportsbooks accept punters from the Portuguese Republic:

 

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).

Sources:

*Decree Law 84/85 (not available online, if you know where the decree can be found please post a link to it in the comments section, thank you)

**Decree-law 68/2015 (not available online, if you know where the decree can be found please post a link to it in the comments section, thank you)

 

Lottery in Portugal

Lottery in Portugal: legal since 1783, monopoly of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa

Online lottery in Portugal: legal since 2000, state monopoly

 

Lottery is legal in Portugal, and it is the monopoly of the Portuguese national lottery company, Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa. The company offers several types of lottery games and scratch cards (and the Paneuropean lottery Euro Millions is also available through Santa Casa).

Private online lottery operators are not eligible for a licence even under the new legislation. This is typical of European countries, about 90% of all European countries have state owned (or majority state owned) lottery monopolies.

Small scale lotteries and raffles organized by non-profits for charity are the only exception to the monopoly.

Online lottery is also legal, and it is similarly a monopoly of SCML. Interestingly SCML has started selling lottery tickets as early as 200, making it one of Europe’s first lottery.

Portuguese players can also participate in foreign lottery draws, in person, as a tourist visiting other countries, or online, from so called “lottery purchasing services” (lottery purchasing services are businesses, which purchase physical lottery tickets for you in a foreign country if you make a purchase on their website, you can see an example of such a website below).

The following websites allow people from Portugal to purchase lottery tickets online.

Source:

*Chambers – Global Practice Guides – Portugal Gaming Law – Decree-law No 40 397, 1955, November 24

Online lottery platforms, which accept players from Portugal - click to see

The following internet lottery sites allow players from Portugal to purchase lottery tickets online:

 

Bitcoin gambling in Portugal

Cryptocurrency wagering in Portugal: not specifically regulated

 

Even though bitcoin, litecoin, ethereum (the biggest three) and other cryptocurrencies are not illegal in Portugal, the  country appears to have no legal framework for bitcoin gambling*.

/Comment: This is very common in Europe, and almost universal outside of Europe, you can find a detailed breakdown of the legal status of bitcoin casino gambling in all 196 countries in the world here./

However, the Bank of Portugal did mention in a press release that it does not consider virtual currencies safe*. Nevertheless, they do not severely restrict the usage of bitcoin.

At present none of the land-based gambling establishments in Portugal accept any bitcoin, litecoin, ethereum etc.. The national lottery also doesn’t accept any kind of alternative digital currency.

The only ones that do accept crypto are the foreign online gambling websites, which have a Portuguese gambling licence as well. These platforms work with various payment processors, which allow bitcoin, litecoin (and one of them even allows ethereum, ripple and bitcoin cash) deposits and withdrawal, mostly through Skrill and Netteller (restrictions apply, not from every country).

At this point of time, these are your only options if you want to place bets online using cryptocurrencies. You can see these bitcoin gambling websites below.

/Comment: Consider using bitcoin, because crypto transactions  always have less, or even no transaction fee at all. And the withdrawal of your winnings is significantly faster compared to regular currencies.

Many people erroneously assume that the withdrawals fees and time is set by the casinos, but this is wrong. It’s all set by the external payment processors, and it is overregulated in almost every country,  making transaction to an from gambling websites very slow and expensive./

The bitcoin casinos below accept players from Portugal.

*Source: Regulation of Bitcoin in Selected Jurisdictions

Online casinos, which accept crypto and players from Portugal - click to see

The following online casino websites accept bitcoin, litecoin and ethereum, and accept players from the Portuguese Republic:

 

RichPrize Casino

This is RichPrize Casino's animated GIF banner advertising their new exclusive games and their free spins and casino bonuses. You can read about these promotional offers below the animated banner. By clicking on the banner you will be taken to the casino's website where you can register and play.
RichPrize Casino bonus offers
USA and Canada players are accepted. However, US players can only deposit and withdraw money using cryptocurrencies! (this restriction only applies to US players, and only in this casino)
  • 100% match bonus, up to €1000 + 25 free spins, no code needed
  Bonus for returning players: Returning players usually get 15% 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).
You can read the review of RichPrize casino here.

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.
 

 

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).

 

If you have questions or any feedback don’t hesitate to drop a comment below. Please let me know in the comments section if you think we might have gotten something wrong or if you have additional information, clarification about the legal status of online gambling in this country. Especially if you are from Portugal or nearby.

 

FAQ – frequently asked questions about Portugal internet gambling platforms

FAQ section

The following are some of the frequently asked questions about gambling in Portugal. Click on the dropdown menu below to see the questions and answers.

Q&A

Is gambling legal in Portugal?

Yes, gambling is legal in Portugal since 1916 (technically the first written record of legal gambling is from 1783, but afterwards, gambling was periodically banned, and the modern period of continuously legal gambling is from 1989, but most scholars put the start of gambling to 1916).

Is online gambling legal in Portugal?

Yes, online gambling is legal in Portugal since 2015.

Is online bingo legal in Portugal?

Yes, online bingo is legal in Portugal since 2015.

Is online poker legal in Portugal?

Yes, online poker is legal in Portugal since 2015.

Is online sports betting legal in Portugal?

Yes, online sports betting is legal in Portugal since 2015.

Is online lottery legal in Portugal?

Online lottery is legal in Portugal since 2015. It is a monopoly of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa (SCML).

Is bitcoin wagering legal in Portugal?

Cryptocurrency gambling is not specifically regulated in Portugal. You can place bets using virtual currencies on the platforms of foreign gambling platforms with a Portuguese licence. They accept virtual currencies due to the various payment processors they work with.

Can you play online from Portugal?

Yes, you can play online from Portugal on online gambling websites with a Portuguese online gambling licence, you can see a list of these platforms on this page.

Can you play bingo over the internet in Portugal?

Yes, you can play bingo over the internet from Portugal on licensed digital bingo platforms.

Can you play poker online from Portugal?

Yes, you can play poker from Portugal using the following poker apps listed on this page.

Can you bet on sports online from Portugal?

Yes, you can place bets on sports from Portugal with the digital bookmakers mentioned on this page.

Can you purchase lottery tickets online in Portugal?

Yes, you can buy lottery tickets online from Portugal on the lottery platforms listed on this page.

Can you use bitcoin wagering websites in Portugal?

Yes, some of the licensed Portuguese online casinos accept cryptocurrencies through their various payment processors.

Are there gambling websites, which accept players from Portugal?

Only licensed online gambling websites can accept players from Portugal. You can a see a list of licensed internet wagering sites on this page.

Which internet gambling apps can I use from Portugal?

You can use any of the mobile apps of the gaming platforms on this website.

Which online bingo sites accept players from Portugal?

There aren't currently any online bingo sites, which would accept players from Portugal.

Which online poker website accepts players from Portugal?

The following digital poker networks accept players from Portugal.

Which online sportsbooks accept bettors from Portugal?

The digital bookmakers and wagering and betting websites on this page accept punters from Portugal.

Which online lotteries accept registrations from Portugal?

Lottery is a monopoly of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa in Portugal.

Which internet gambling platforms have a Portugal license?

The digital platforms on this site all have Portuguese gambling licences and accept players from the Republic of Portugal.

Which crypto gambling platforms accept players from Portugal?

The gambling websites listed on this page (at the bitcoin gambling in Portugal section) all accept various alternative digital currencies and players from Portugal.

 

This page is part of Simon’s List – Legal Status of Online Gambling – a definitive guide to the legal status of all forms of online gambling activities in every country around the world.

 

Last updated: 2021-12-15

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