Betfair how to register

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Marco Alves

Betfair is a well-known bookmaker in the international betting arena. You can bet on sports, casino, poker, games, virtual sports and bingo on their convenient platforms.

To increase the comfort of user interaction with the bookmaker, a functional and user-friendly application has been developed, available for download on IOS and Android devices.

In this article, we'll talk about the registration process, account login and profile verification.

How do I open a Betfair account?

Creating an account requires detailed information from the user, but it's quick and doesn't require much effort. You need to fill in two parts of the form. In the first, you provide your personal details and in the second, you provide your account details.

To get started, click on the button provided on this page. The registration form will automatically open. Or use the corresponding button on the bookmaker's platform.

Step 1:

  • Select the gender;
  • Enter the first name;
  • Enter your surname;
  • Fill in your date of birth;
  • Select your country of residence from the list;
  • Enter your postcode or address;
  • Fill in the telephone number.

Add all the necessary information to the "Account details" block.

The first step of Betfair registration

Now you have an account in the bookmaker's system and can start using all its services.

Log in

When you open the Betfair website, you need to log in to your account.

To do this, fill in the following fields:

  • E-mail or user name;
  • Password.
Log in

If you have forgotten your login details, click on the relevant phrase and the bookmaker will offer you options for restoring them.


In order for your account to become active, you need to verify your profile. This is a standard procedure on the platforms of most bookmakers.

To do this, attach a scan or photo of the following documents to your profile:

  • Driver's license;
  • Passport;
  • Identity document;
  • Proof of address;
  • Proof of income.

The process usually takes around 24 hours. Once the bookmaker has verified your account, you will have access to the bookmaker's full range of services.

This procedure is necessary for Betfair to ensure that the data provided during registration is correct and to minimize the possibility of fraud and the registration of people under the age of eighteen.


Now you know how to create an account on the platform and make it active. Once you've gone through all the mandatory procedures, you can make a deposit and start betting.


  • Does Betfair have an app?

    Yes, the bookmaker has developed a dedicated betting app that is available for download on IOS and Android devices.

  • Is there a sign-up bonus?

    Yes, every new user receives a welcome bonus for registering.

  • What to do in the event of a problem?

    If you encounter difficulties on bookmaker platforms, you can always write to the support chat service, which will answer all your questions and help you solve the problem.

  • From what age can I register on the bookmaker's website?

    In order to participate in any type of betting, the user must be of legal age. This is a mandatory condition on the bookmaker's platform. In the future, when passing the verification, this aspect is checked.

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