Follow this step-by-step guide to open an account with Smarkets:
- Visit the Smarkets sign up page and enter an email address (also your username) and password.
Note: We will use this email address to verify your account.
- You will then be prompted to select your currency, date of birth and email preferences.
- You will then have to read and accept Smarkets terms and conditions.
After completing this your Smarkets account will be created.
Before you can start betting you will need to enter the following details:
- Your full name
- Your contact telephone number
- Your full address
Note: You can alter these settings at any time in the settings located on the Smarkets home page.
Before you can deposit you must first verify your email address. This can be done by logging into Smarkets through the hyperlink provided in the welcome email which is sent to you upon the creation of your account.
Once your email address has been verified, you can make a deposit and start placing bets on Smarkets.
Further account verification
Due to regulatory requirements, we are required to verify the identity and address of all our users.
Where possible, Smarkets will try and verify your identity and address electronically.
Note: This will not leave a trace on credit files and won't affect your credit rating.
If your account cannot be verified electronically, we will contact you by email to verify your account by providing us with photo ID and proof of address.