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Online Poker in Guatemala

Due to the lack of online legislation, the online poker sector in the country is practically inexistent. Although poker can be played in the casinos in the country, so far, no explicit legislation has been proposed nor issued regarding the regulation of sites offering online poker in Guatemala. That is why this area is considered to be unregulated. 

However, besides the unregulated status of online poker, many offshore online poker sites offer access to their games for residents of Guatemala. As various user statistics indicate, these companies report on having many players from the country, mainly attracted by the generous online poker bonuses and online poker promotions they provide for their customers.

Is online poker legal in Guatemala? No, it is not regulated.
Are there trustworthy poker sites accepting players from Guatemala? Yes.
Can I deposit via PaySafeCard/Skrill/Trustly?  Yes.
Do online poker sites accept GTQ? Some. 

Online Poker Laws in Guatemala

The Law 4294, on force since 2014 (Ley de Regulacion de Apuestas, Casinos, Videoloterias, Bingos y Juegos de Azar), makes legal the work of the casino providers on the territory of Guatemala. These acts also include basic regulation for card games such as poker. However, while the land-based poker games are regulated through the general gambling law in Guatemala, there are no specific online poker laws in Guatemala regulating the work of online poker sites in the country.

As of June 2020, however, there are many international online poker platforms that fill the gap for online poker in Guatemala by offering their poker products on the market. As online poker news sites report many payers from Guatemala, regularly access the sites of offshore companies that provide online poker games, attracting Guatemala’s residents with their special online poker bonuses.

Online Poker Payment Methods in Guatemala

Online gambling operators accepting players from Guatemala aim at establishing strong ties between them and their customers by providing them with the necessary safety in every aspect of the games. For this purpose, they offer secured payment options mainly relying on the use of credit and debit cards such as VISA and MasterCard. However, there are also other options to deposit and withdraw money from their websites which include Skrill, PaySafeCard, Trustly, or Neteller. For more information on these other payment options check out our online poker reviews directory.

Online Poker Sites Accepting GTQ

Most sites for online poker accepting players from Guatemala count as online poker sites accepting USD. So, in case you are using an online poker site that does not support your domestic currency, it is recommended for you to set up an e-wallet account on the currencies supported by the site in order to minimize the frequency of applying exchange fees.

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