Online Poker in Mozambique
Due to the lack of online legislation there are no specialized, domestically licensed online poker operators in Mozambique. As of December 2019, no explicit legislation has been proposed nor issued regarding the regulation of sites offering online poker in Mozambique, which is the reason why online poker in the country is considered to be unregulated.
However, beside the unregulated status of online poker, many offshore online poker sites offer access to their games for residents of Mozambique. 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 Mozambique?||No, it is not regulated.|
|Are poker sites accepting players from Mozambique trustworthy?||Yes.|
|Can I deposit via PaySafeCard/Skrill/Trustly?||Yes.|
|Do online poker sites accept MZN?||Some.|
Online Poker Laws in Mozambique
Online poker laws in Mozambique have not been issued as of December 2019. The the Law 1/2010, the Law 9/2012 and Decree 17/2012 on the operation and play of social and amusement games and the Ministerial Decree 235/2005 which sets out the regulations of various types of social and amusement games, do provide certain guidelines for the regulation of casino games, within which it is widely considered that the regulation of land-based poker also falls. However, while the land-based poker games are regulated through the definition of casino games in Mozambique, there are no specific online poker laws regulating the work of online poker sites in Mozambique.
However, there are many international online poker platforms that fill the gap in Mozambique by offering their poker products on the domestic market. As online poker news sites report many payers from Mozambique, regularly access the sites of offshore companies that provide online poker games, attracting the Mozambique’s residents with their special online poker bonuses and online poker promotions.
Online Poker Payment Methods in Mozambique
Online gambling operators accepting players from Mozambique 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 MZN
Most sites for online poker accepting players from Mozambique count as online poker sites accepting USD. However in case you are using an online poker site which 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.