Poker rooms and contries

Information of contries which players are accepted to play from and which contries are restricted on different poker sites.

Poker rooms

William Hill

william hill logotypeWilliam Hill accept players from over 100 contries including the most European contries.

Accepted coutries in Europe

Contries listed in alphabetic order:

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Armenia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Finland
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy*
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kosovo
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Norway
  • Russia
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain*
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom (UK)

* For some of these contries William Hill refer to websites with contry specific top level domains. This is the case for Italian (williamhill.it) and Spanish (williamhill.es) players.

According to William Hill, they do not "accept accounts or offer any of our products or services to clients resident in the following countries/territories":

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • British Columbia
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Central African- Republic
  • Chad
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Congo
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Estonia 
  • Ethiopia
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Ivory Coast
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Mali
  • Manitoba
  • Martinique
  • Mauritania
  • Mongolia
  • Montserrat
  • Myanmar (Burma)
  • Netherlands
  • Netherland Antilles
  • New Caledonia
  • Niger
  • Norfolk Island
  • North Korea
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal 
  • Réunion
  • Romania
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • Sao Tome & Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • South Africa
  • Sudan
  • Surinam
  • Swaziland
  • Syria
  • Thailand
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Turkey
  • Uganda
  • Uruguay
  • USA
  • Vanuatu
  • Yemen

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Betfair Poker

Betfair logotypeBetfair accept players from over 100 contries including the most European contries.

Accepted coutries in Europe

Contries listed in alphabetic order:

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Armenia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kosovo
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom (UK)

Notice that for some of these contries William Hill refer to websites with contry specific top level domains. This is the case for Italian (williamhill.it) and Spanish (williamhill.es) players.

Betfair accepts players from all continents and most contries are included. Yet, some some coutries are be some legal circumsyance not in the list. Players from these contries can not open an account on Betfair:

  • China
  • Congo
  • Cuba
  • France
  • Greece
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Japan
  • North Korea
  • Portugal
  • Somalia
  • Sudan
  • Thailand
  • Turkey

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Paddy Poker

Paddy Poker logotypePaddy Power accept players from over 100 contries including over 30 European contries.

Accepted coutries in Europe

Contries listed in alphabetic order:

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Armenia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kosovo
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • San Marino
  • Slovakia
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom (UK)

Restricted Territories:

  • Afghanistan
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Bulgaria
  • China
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Greece
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Hong Kong
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Netherlands
  • Serbia
  • Spain
  • Sudan
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turkey
  • USA

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Ladbrokes

ladbrokes logotypeLabrokes accept players from several contries around the world , but there are many restrictions.For exampel, players from most European contries can not open an account.

Accepted coutries in Europe

Contries listed in alphabetic order:

  • Belarus
  • Belgium*
  • Croatia
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Guernsey
  • Isle of Man
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Spain*
  • Sweden
  • United Kingdom (UK)

* For some of these contries Ladbrokes refer to websites with contry specific top level domains or alternative url:s. This is the case for Australian (Ladbrokes.com.au), Belgians (Labrbrokes.be) and Spanish (Sportium.se) players.

According to Ladbrokes, they "are unable to open accounts for individuals in":

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Bouvet Island
  • Brazil
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China
  • Columbia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte D’Ivoire
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • Falkland Islands
  • Faroe Islands
  • Fiji Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • French Polynesia
  • French Southern Territories
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadaloupe
  • Guam
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Hessen, Germany
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao
  • Latvia
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
  • Lithuania
  • Macau
  • Macedonia, FYR
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Marshall Islands
  • Martinique
  • Mauritania
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • New Caledonia
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • North Korea
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Palau
  • Pakistan
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Pitcairn Island
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Reunion
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts And Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Pierre et Miquelon
  • Saint Vincent
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Georgia
  • South Korea
  • Sri Lanka
  • Suriname
  • Svalbard
  • Swaziland
  • Switzerland
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Taiwan
  • Tajikistan
  • Thailand
  • Timor - Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks And Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • UAE
  • Ukraine
  • Uruguay
  • US Virgin Islands
  • USA
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican City State
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Wallis And Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

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