Over 18s only
It is illegal for anyone under the age of 18 to open an account or to gamble on all Bookmakers or Sporting
Betting Exchange. Bookmakers and Sports Betting exchange takes its age-verification responsibilities very
seriously. They carry out age-verification checks on all customers who use payment mechanisms which are
available to under 18s and additionally perform random age-verification checks on customers using other forms
of funding mechanisms. They may ask for information to verify your age and could restrict or suspend your
account until your age is confirmed.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ANYONE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 YEARS OLD FOUND TO BE USING ANY
BOOKMAKERS SITE AND SPORTS BETTING EXCHANGE SITES WILL HAVE ANY WINNINGS FORFEITED AND
MAY ALSO BE REPORTED TO THE POLICE.
Bookmakers and Sports Betting Exchange advises and encourages its customers to prevent minors from
accessing gambling websites. ICRA (the Internet Content Rating Association) are part of the Family Online
Safety Institute, and provide general information and advice about internet safety, and Betfair is registered with
them as a ‘gambling content’ site. Visit them at: www.fosi.org.
Filtering solutions allow parents to regulate access to the internet, based on chosen criteria. Parents can use
filters to prevent their children from accessing, amongst other things, gambling websites. Because our pages
are ‘labelled’, filtering solutions being used to prevent gambling access are able to detect our site content, and
block our pages. If you share your computer with friends or family who are under the legal age to register or bet
with our site, please consider parental filtering solutions such as:
Net Nanny™ www.netnanny.com