Betfair Help Centre

Sportsbook: How can I use my free bet?

The information below is specific to any customer who has registered from the UK or Ireland. If you are viewing this page having registered from another country, please  for Sports Bonus help.

To use your free bets, add your Sportsbook selections to your betslip that meet the terms and conditions of the offer.


You’ll then be able to select to use the free bets through using the ‘Use available bonus’ toggle at the bottom of the betslip.


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Enter the stake value of the free bets you wish to use in the normal place and proceed to toggle on the bonus (Free bets can be used to place each way bets via desktop and mobile channels. If the stake is higher than your available bonus balance the funds will be taken from the main wallet.


The confirmation page will show how much of the bonus has been used towards the total stake, to confirm the bet simply press ‘Confirm Bets’.


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Your bet has now been placed, the potential winnings are detailed here.

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If you are unsure which market and bets you need to select to make use of your Sportsbook free bets, please refer to the terms and conditions of your free bet. This can be found in ‘My Bonuses’ section located at the top left hand side of the website. If the bonus cannot be used then the toggle will not be available.

The use of the free bet will be reflected in the ‘My Bonuses’ section also found on the top left hand side of the website

Note:

  • If your bet wins, your profit will be transferred into your main wallet. The original free bet’ stake is not returned to you.

For further information on how to use your Sportsbook free bet click here.