Online Sports betting in Macau
Unlike other cases of gambling games in Macau, online sportsbook sites in Macau are legal and monopolized. Macau Slot Co Ltd holds currently the monopoly in Macau over sports betting while the Macau Horse Racing Co Ltd, which runs Macau Jockey Club, holds the monopoly over horse race betting in Macau.
Although there is an active blockage on any online gambling content, illegal access to internet sportsbook sites from Macau is frequently reported by many European and Asian online sportsbooks. Most of these sites belong to the “big players” in the sports betting industry, which provide not only hundreds of possibilities for betting but also generous online sportsbook bonuses for their customers.
|Is online sports betting legal in Macau?||No.|
|Are there trustworthy sportsbook sites accepting players from Macau?||Yes.|
|Can I deposit via PaySafeCard/Skrill/Neteller?||Yes.|
|Do online sportsbook sites accept MOP?||Some.|
Online Sports Betting Laws in Macau
Gambling in Macau is regulated in general with the Macau Gaming Law (Law 16/2001) together with the Instant Lottery Law (Law 12/87/M), the International Gaming Tender Regulation (Regulation 26/2001) as well as the Electronic Gaming Machines Regulation (Regulation 16/2012). Although there are no specific online sports betting laws in Macau the directives of these laws are sufficient for the regulation of online betting in Macau. Macau Horse Racing Co Ltd and Macau Slot Co Ltd are currently the only two companies that offer online sports betting and online horse race betting respectively.
However, beside this prohibition online sportsbook news sites report that several foreign online sports book sites do accept players from Macau. These international platforms provide divergent possibilities of online sports betting games for play offering in the same time generous online sportsbook promotions.
Online Sports Betting Payment Methods in Macau
Online sportsbook sites worldwide that accept players from Macau do offer various online possibilities for payment. These sites provide easy and secured methods of money transaction which makes playing on their sites much easier and secured. In this way, the credit and debit cards of VISA and MasterCard are commonly accepted. But there are also other alternatives that are as safe and efficient, such as Skrill, Neteller, PayPal or ecoPayz. For more information, consult the online sportsbook reviews directory.
Online Sports Betting Sites Accepting MOP
There are no online sports betting sites which accept players from Macau and allow making deposits in MOP. Most online sportsbooks that do accept payers from Macau count as online sports betting sites accepting EUR or USD. What you should know in this regard is that in case you make a deposit at an online sports betting site which does not support your domestic currency, that site will make a currency conversion on your behalf, in some cases for free, in others for a small exchange fee.