Betfair Help Centre

How do I open an account?

You can create an account with us one of the following ways:

  • simply clicking here
  • going to our homepage (www.betfair.com) and click on "Join Now" on the top right corner of the page.

You'll be directed to our registration page where you need to enter some details:

  • your personal information and contact details
  • a username, which you will need for the account log-in
  • a password (please see here for further information about password security)
  • a security question
  • what account currency you want to use

Please note that your username and your account currency cannot be changed in a once you've completed registration.

You also have the option to insert a new customer promotional code.

Before submitting your details please make sure you agree to our "Terms and Conditions" and "Privacy Policy".

Your account will be active instantly and you can log in and start enjoying Betfair straight away.