Gambling in Portugal
All forms of gambling are legal in Portugal, as of January 2017. The Gaming inspection (Inspeção de Jogos) is the body integrated in Portugal’s Tourism Office responsible for regulation of all the gambling in the country, land-based as well as online. The most widely played gambling games are certainly the ones of the lottery although sports betting is also popular.
Online Gambling in Portugal
All forms of online gambling are also legal in Portugal. The Portuguese gambling laws concerning online gambling are in strict accordance with the European standards allowing for a liberalized market with a diverse gambling offer. Online poker sites, casinos games as well as online sports betting are very popular among the residents of the country