Online Casinos in Equatorial Guinea
Although the land-based casino sector operates in the country for decades, the work of online casinos in Equatorial Guinea is not regulated as of December 2019. While there are two online casinos that are operating in the country, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism (Ministerio de Cultura Turismo y Francofonia), which is responsible for regulating the gambling sector in general, has not reported the granting of any kind of specific online casino license to these companies as of today.
Yet, there are plenty of international online casino platforms that accept players from Equatorial Guinea. Most of these platforms belong to leading companies in the African casino industry which offer a wide spectrum of high-quality casino games as well as plenty of online casino promotions.
|Are online casinos legal in Equatorial Guinea?||No, they are not regulated.|
|Are there trustworthy casino sites accepting players from Equatorial Guinea?||Yes.|
|Can I deposit via PaySafeCard/Skrill/Trustly?||Yes.|
|Do online casino sites accept CFA?||Some.|
Online Casino Laws in Equatorial Guinea
The Law No. 2/1995 (Ley Num. 2/1995 por la que se regula las modalidades de autorizacion, explotacion y control de los juegos de recreo y de azar en la republica de Guinea Equatorial) from 3rd of January and Law No. 2/2005 (Ley Num. 2/2005) from 9th of May that includes modifications of the Article 41 from the law from 1995 are the main acts that legalized certain forms of land-based gambling in Equatorial Guinea. Article 38 defines casinos as only those establishments who administer three types of activities: entertainment, games and hospitality and none of these activities can be given separately to a third party to operate with them. Article 42 mentions some of the games that can be authorized in a casino such as Craps, Black jack, slot machines, baccarat etc. No article from these laws refers to online casinos. Online casino laws in Equatorial Guinea are still lacking and the whole online sector in the country is considered to be unregulated.
This is not an obstacle, however, for many gamblers from the to be frequent players on international online casino sites. Most of these platforms that accept players from Equatorial Guinea, offer not only casino games of high quality but also generous online casino bonuses, to their regular players.
Online Casino Payment Methods in Equatorial Guinea
Most money transaction on the online casinos licensed elsewhere in Africa and accepting players from Equatorial Guinea 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 Equatorial Guinea, consult the online casino reviews directory.
Online Casino Sites Accepting CFA
Due to the popularity of online casinos among citizens of Equatorial Guinea, it is possible to find several online casino sites accepting CFA worldwide. Playing on these sites provides players from Equatorial Guinea with possibility to avoid paying unnecessary exchange fees. However, in case you are using an online casino which does not support CFA, 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.