Online Lotto Sites in Botswana - May 2024

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Online Lottery in Botswana

Although the land-based lottery sector operates in the country for decades, there are no domestically licensed online lottery in Botswana. The online lottery sector in the country has not been legalized yet, so the current gambling legislation in force only regulates the land-based gambling activities in Botswana. Thus, as of October 2019 no company is reported to have been granted a license for offering online lottery products in the country.  Yet there are plenty of international online lottery platforms that accept players from Botswana. Most of these platforms belong to leading companies in the African lottery industry which offer a wide spectrum of high-quality lottery games as well as plenty of online lottery promotions and online lottery bonuses.
Are online lottery sites legal in Botswana? No, they are not regulated.
Are lottery sites accepting players from Botswana trustworthy? Yes.
Can I deposit via PaySafeCard/Skrill/Trustly?  Yes.
Do online lottery sites accept BWP? Yes. 

Online Lottery Laws in Botswana

Although the Gambling Act 2012  and the follow-up Gambling Regulations from 2016, legalized lottery games in Botswana, these did not include within their scopes the online lottery. The Gambling Act 2012 defines lotto games as “schemes for the distribution of prizes by chance or lot in which the participants or a substantial number of them make a contribution for the purposes of participation in the chances of the lottery”. However, no definition of online lotto is offered. As the whole online sector with the exception of sports betting is unregulated in the country, there are no state regulatory body that grants Botswanan online lottery licenses However, many gamblers from the country are reported by online lottery news sites to be frequent players on international online lottery sites. Most of these platforms that accept players from Botswana, offer not only lottery games of high quality but also generous online lottery bonuses

Online Lottery Payment Methods in Botswana

Most money transaction on the online lottery sites licensed elsewhere in Africa and accepting players from Botswana are reliable and secured. As a global payment solution, credit and debit cards offered by VISA and MasterCard are the most common way for customers to pay online. Other cards or methods which are as efficient and reliable as these two include: Skrill, Neteller, PaySafeCard, eKonto or PayPal. For more information on the payment options in Botswana, consult the online lottery reviews directory.

Online Lottery Sites Accepting BWP

Due to the popularity of online lottery among Botswanan citizens, it is possible to find several online lottery sites accepting BWP worldwide. Playing on these sites provides players from Botswana with possibility to avoid paying unnecessary exchange fees. However, in case you are using an online lottery which does not support BWP, it is recommended to set up an e-wallet account on the currencies supported by the site in order to minimize the frequency of paying exchange fees.

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