1 Introduction

1.1 Betting247's customers are requested to familiarise themselves with these terms and conditions. These will regulate betting transactions between Betting247 and its customers. If you do not accept, you should not engage in future transactions with Betting247.

1.2 By opening a betting account with Betting247 and each time that you (hereinafter referred to as the "customer") make a betting transaction with Betting247, the customer agrees to be bound by Betting247's current terms and conditions, services and rules.

2 General terms of use

2.1 2.1 By using any of the information contained on the website, by navigating on it or by using Betting247's, the player or user warrants that he or she is older than 18 years. Any person 18 years or older can operate a Betting247 Account.

2.2 2.2 The Customer acknowledges that he/she operates in him/her self's name and that he/she is not operating on behalf of any group, company or any other person.

2.3 Due to FICA regulations, Betting247 must identify and validate all customers who open an account with Betting247 and customers who are not account holders but who place bets or request pay-outs with Betting247. New customers who open an account with Betting247 may be required to specify the source of their funds as part of the registration process. Proof of identity, age and residency is solicited when opening an account on Betting247. All copies of documents we receive must be clear and all data must be clearly legible.

2.4 By using the Online Sports Betting facilities on the Betting247 website the customer acknowledges there is a risk of losing money and he/she will accept full responsibility for such losses.

2.5 The customer acknowledges, agrees and accepts that Betting247 is not liable for the following:

  • The accuracy, completeness or currency of any information services provided including without limitation: prices, runners, times, results or general statistics or any live scores, statistics and intermediate results shown on the Betting247 website.
  • Any link within the website or content contained, on any internet sites linked to and from the website.
  • IT failures caused by the hardware or software equipment which the customer is using to access the Betting247online sports betting website.
  • Any type of human error by any employee of Betting247.
  • Any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any customer or third party.
  • Any loss, including any loss of winnings, arising from the customer's use, abuse or misuse of his/her account or any of the Betting247products and services, whether by the customer or a third party acting on his/her behalf.
  • Any technical failures, system breakdowns, defects, delays, interruptions, manipulated or improper data transmission, loss or corruption of data, communication lines failure, distributed denial of service attacks, or bugs or viruses or any other adverse technological consequences to betting facilities on the Betting247website.

2.6 The customer guarantees that all information in the new account form is true and correct. The customer must immediately bring to Betting247's attention in writing any and all matters that might have bearing on an approved application or the customers' creditworthiness or legal capacity or eligibility as a customer.

2.7 The customer undertakes that he shall immediately notify Betting247 as soon as the Customers' account information is lost, stolen or utilized by someone other than the Customer or should the Customer have reason to believe that any of the above circumstances have occurred.

2.8 The customer will not allow or place any person in the position to place a bet, directly or indirectly, with the use of the dedicated account reference number/name or personal identification number which is or may be furnished to the customer by Betting247 and Betting247 shall accordingly not be liable to pay out any winnings on bets so placed.

2.9 Account balances will be the sole responsibility of the customer and should be checked at every available occasion.

2.10 If funds are credited to the customer's account by accident, it will be incumbent upon him/her to notify Betting247 of the error as soon as possible. In the event that the Customer should utilize a credit amount erroneously credited to his account then Betting247 shall be entitled to void all successful betting transactions arising from the unlawful use of a credit amount/s.

2.11The customer acknowledges his/her full responsibility to pay the corresponding taxes and to comply with all financial and/or governmental institutions as demanded by their home country's law.

2.12Betting247 reserves the right to close any account, whether it is as a result of more than one account opened by the customer, or malicious use and bet placement on the customer's behalf. Betting247 also reserves the right to refuse any pending bet for a range of reasons, including suspicions malicious transaction.

2.13Once a betting transaction has been offered and accepted by Betting247 then the Customer may not cancel and or seek to amend same. No bet may be cancelled, changed, or modified by the Customer once it has been received and accepted by Betting247 unless communicated in writing to: "[email protected]" provided the first game has not yet begun and prices of a single or any game in a multiple bet hasn't changed.

3 Betting, Prizes and Winnings Rules

3.13.1 All bets must be valid in order to be accepted by Betting247. To be valid, a bet must:

  • Have been offered by Betting247
  • Have a transaction code or ticket from Betting247
  • Not be taken by a person who has been self-excluded
  • Not be fraudulent
  • Be placed using one of the prescribed methods used by Betting247 to offer bet to customers
  • Not be void by any of the conditions exposed in this document.

3.2Betting247 may determine a minimal and/or maximal amount that a Customer may win or lose with a bet, whether generally or specifically. It is the customer's responsibility to enquire before placing a bet as to whether such a minimal and/or maximal are applicable to a particular bet or market and, if so, what the extent of such minimal and/or maximal are.

3.3 The determination of the pay-out arising from a sporting event in which a dead heat has taken place will be determined by dividing the amount staked by the Customer by the number of persons/teams/participants who form part of the dead heat and adding the amount of the contemplated pay-out divided by the number of persons/teams/participants who form part of the dead heat.

3.4 In the event that the relevant sporting authority or any other relevant authority determines the existence of Match Fixing then the betting transaction concerned shall be void and the stake shall be refunded.

3.5 In the event that Betting247 should determine, as a result of its own investigations and/or the investigations undertake by third parties, that Match Fixing has taken place it shall be entitled, in its sole discretion, to void the betting transaction(s) concerned and arising therefrom the amount staked shall be refunded.

3.6The customer acknowledges that all betting transactions shall be subject to individual sporting events rules, which are explained on this document.

4 Specific Sport Rules

4.1 Football (Soccer)

All quotes are for 90 minutes of play. Injury time is considered to be part of the 90 minutes of play. Goals scored during injury time are considered to be scored in the 45th or 90th minute respectively and form part of the 90-minute match.

Any extra time played to decide who wins a match after a draw in the knockout stage of a competition do not count for any of the 90-minute quotes. Separate quotes will be given for cases where extra time is played.

If a match is postponed before kick-off and played within 24 hours of the original start time all bets will stand. Bets on any match that is abandoned or postponed for more than 24 hours after kick off are void.

4.2 Cricket

The ‘To Bat First' market will be closed before the toss and any bet struck after the toss has been determined will be void.

The Man of the Match will be resulted as the player who is declared the man of the match by the relevant authority.

All bets will be settled in accordance with controlling authority competition rules, including matches where a reduction of overs takes place.

When a match is tied, top batsman, bowler and total bets shall stand, but match bets shall be void, unless a tie is included in the betting.

4.3 Rugby

All bets are laid on 80 minutes play, plus referee's optional time, if applicable.

If a match is abandoned for any reason and there is no official result, then all bets not determined during the match shall be void.

All betting to win a tournament/lift the cup/progress to the next round will include extra time and penalty shootouts played.

Penalty tries will be included for betting on first try bets. If a price is quoted for a penalty try for the purposes of first try scorer betting, then bets on players will be a losing bet. If no price is quoted, then the penalty try will be ignored for betting purposes.

4.4 Golf

When a tournament scheduled for 72 holes is abandoned, all bets on the outcome of the tournament shall beperdon que he esta invalid.

When a tournament is suspended for any reason and no official result is declared, but the tournament is intended to be rescheduled all outstanding bets will stand until a result is declared by the relevant controlling authority. If a result is not declared within 5 days of the original scheduled completion date, all outstanding bets shall be void.

Where a tournament is reduced from the scheduled number of holes for any reason bets will be settled on the player awarded the trophy if 36 holes of the tournament have been completed. If less than 36 holes have been completed then bets will be invalid.

Bets shall be void on any player who fails to tee off in the first round. Players who withdraw after tee off shall be deemed a loser of the tournament.

A player who tees off is deemed "under orders" and all outright and match bets stand.

4.5 Athletics

Markets will be settled on the official result declared by the relevant governing body at the time of the ceremony, regardless of any subsequent disqualification or amendment to the result.

If there is no presentation ceremony, outcomes will be determined according to the official result declared by the relevant governing body, regardless of any subsequent disqualification or amendment to the result.

Except as otherwise provided for in the Market Information, if a track or field event is abandoned, cancelled or postponed and not completed within five days of the scheduled completion date, all bets will be void.

4.6 Badminton

If any of the named players in a match changes before the match starts all bets on that match shall be void.

If a match starts but is not completed all bets shall be void, unless they have already been settled.

4.7 Baseball

All markets will be settled according to the final result after 9 innings (8 1/2 innings if home team is winning at this point).

In case a match is interrupted or cancelled and won't be continued on the same day, all undecided markets are considered void.

If markets remain open with an incorrect score or which has an impact on the prices, we reserve the right to cancel bets.

If markets remain open with an incorrect score or incorrect match status which has a significant impact on the prices, we reserve the right to void betting.

4.9 Volleyball and Beach Volley

All matches must be played within 12 hours of the original scheduled start time. If not, all bets on delayed games will be void.

In the event of a match not being completed all bets thereon shall be void, unless the bet has already been determined.

If the referee enforce point deductions, the controlling authority's official results will be used for settlement purposes, on all markets.

4.10 Boxing, UFC MMA and other combat sports

For all combat sports except boxing, prices are offered for each fighter to win. If there is a draw, all bets shall be void.

All boxing matches shall include betting on a draw and therefore bets on either boxer are losing bets if the fight ends in a draw.

If a fight is abandoned, cancelled or postponed and not completed within three days of the scheduled start date, or a boxer/fighter is withdrawn or substituted before the first-round bell/the start of the fight, all bets will be void.

If a points decision is awarded before the scheduled number of rounds are completed, or a boxer is disqualified, bets will be settled on the round in which the fight was stopped. If one of the boxers/fighters is disqualified they will be deemed a loser.

All bets will be settled according to the official result declared by the relevant governing body immediately after the end of the fight, regardless of any subsequent disqualification or amendment to the result.

4.11 Cycling

Where there is a presentation ceremony, markets will be settled on the official result declared by the relevant authority at the time of the ceremony. If there is no presentation ceremony, outcomes will be determined in accordance with the official result declared by said authority, regardless of any further amendment.

Head to head bets will be settled on a first competitor past the finish line basis.

Once a competitor has started, he will be considered a "runner" for both individual stage and outright betting.

4.12 Equestrian

Competitors must pass the starting line for bets on that competitor be valid. If a competitor fails to do so, any bet on the said competitor shall be void.

Bets stand regardless of riders changing named horses during an event.

4.13 Hockey and Ice Hockey

If an event is suspended, abandoned or postponed more than 24 hours after the scheduled commencement time, then all bets on that event shall be void. If the event takes place at a different venue, then all bets shall be void.

For ice hockey games, games must go 55 minutes for bets to stand. In the event a game is suspended prior to the 55th minute of play bets will be void unless the result of a market has been clearly determined during the normal course of play.

All bets are determined at the end of the scheduled 70 minutes, not including extra time or time allocated for a penalty stroke shootout.

4.14 Futsal

All games must start within 12 hours of the scheduled time for bets to stand. A game must be completed in full for bets to stand.

All match markets will be settled on regulation time. Regulation time must be completed for bets to be valid unless the specific market outcome is already settled.

4.15 Motorsport (Formula 1, Superbikes, Rally competitions, Motorbike racing among others)

If a race is abandoned and no presentation position or official result is declared, all bets on that race will be void except for bets on any markets that have been unconditionally determined. However, if an official result or position is declared, bets will stand and the official result will be applied to determine the outcome of the event

If the scheduled venue is changed after the markets have been loaded by Betting247, all bets will be void.

On "Head-to-Head" bets (i.e. match bets), the driver or rider who finishes ahead or completes the largest number of laps is considered the winner. If both drivers complete the same number of full laps, the normal dead heat rules will apply.

In any case where there is no podium presentation, then the market will be settled on the official result declared by the relevant governing body, regardless of any subsequent disqualification or amendment to the result.

For Championship betting, the market will be settled by the number of points accumulated immediately after the final race of the season and will not be affected by any subsequent amendments.

4.16 Swimming

Whether there is a presentation ceremony or not, markets will be settled on the official result declared by the relevant authority at the time of the ceremony or in accordance with the official result declared by the relevant governing body, regardless of further amendment to the result.

4.17 Tennis and Table Tennis

If a player retires or is disqualified, bets on the match result will stand only if one complete set has been played, otherwise these bets will be void. Bets on other markets will be void unless a definitive result for that market has already been determined. The player that progresses to the next round or is awarded the victory after the first set has been completed will be deemed the winner.

In Tennis, if there is a change of playing surface, a change of venue or a change from indoor to outdoor court, all bets will be void.

If a match is delayed or postponed for any reason then all bets will stand until the end of the match or the end of the tournament.

4.18 Winter sports

The start of the competition is defined as the start of first qualifying round. If the competition, heat, race, discipline, run, etc. is delayed or postponed for any reason then all bets will stand until the end of the tournament or the end of the stage at which it is scheduled.

If the competition consisting of several heats, races, disciplines, runs, etc. is finished ahead of schedule, all bets made after the last heat, race, discipline, run, etc. will be void. All other bets are settled on the basis of the final standings.

4.19 American football

All markets will be settled on the result including overtime unless Betting247 states otherwise. If the game results in a tie after overtime, all bets on the outright match winner market will be void.

If a game does not start at its programmed start time and is not completed within 24 hours of the scheduled completion time, all bets will be void except for those on markets that have been unconditionally determined.

However, if a match starts but is later abandoned or postponed, either: at least 55 minutes of play must have elapsed or an official result must be announced by the relevant authority. If not, all bets will be void, except for those that have been already determined.