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Which States is bet365 Legal In?

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bet365 is available in Colorado, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia

Deposit & Withdrawal Methods

Payout Speed

Up to 5 business days

bet365 is one of the global leaders in sports betting, operating in over 40 countries.

While their presence isn’t as big in the United States, bet365 is legal in Colorado, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia.

bet365 is our third-highest-rated sportsbook after FanDuel and Caesars, making it a must-use option for anyone in the states where it is legal.

bet365 Quick Facts


OA Rating



BET365 Group Limited

Launch Date

2000 in UK, 2019 in U.S.

Sign-Up Bonus

$1000 First Bet Safety Net or Bet $5, Get $150



Top Features

Competitive odds, early payouts

Number of Sports

26 + e-sports 

Payout Speed

Up to 5 business days

Loyalty Program


Online Casino

Yes (NJ)

bet365 Background & Locations

  • Official name: Bet365 Group Ltd
  • Launch date: 2000 in U.K. (2019 in U.S.)
  • Founders: Denise Coates
  • Locations:
    • Colorado – Retail Partner: Century Casinos
    • Iowa – Retail Partner: Casino Queen Marquette
    • Kentucky Retail Partner: Sandy's Racing and Gaming
    • Louisiana Retail Partner: Resorts World Catskills
    • New Jersey – Retail Partner: Hard Rock Hotel Casino Atlantic City
    • North Carolina – Retail Partner: Charlotte Hornets
    • Ohio – Retail Partner: Cleveland Guardians
    • Virginia – Washington Commanders
    • Other – Africa, Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, and more

Signing Up for bet365 Sportsbook

You don’t have to be a resident of one of the states where bet365 operates to sign up for the sportsbook, but you must be located in one of the states to place bets. The only other restriction is that you must be at least 21 years old.

To sign up for an account, you’ll have to fill out some basic information including:

  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Last 4 digits of Social Security number
  • Email
  • Phone number
  • Address
  • Desired login info
  • Security code
  • Time zone
  • Odds display preference

After filling out this information, you may be asked to upload a government-issued ID (such as a driver’s license or passport) to verify your identity.

The process is quick and easy and should only take a few minutes. 

You can get an idea of what the registration screen looks like in the following screenshots from the bet365 website (click the images to expand). The mobile app has a similar sign-up experience, but it doesn't matter which you sign-up on.

Here are some screenshots of the sign up process (click to expand):

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