Online casino in Romania — CasinoRating

Romanian law allows the creation and operation of online casinos (Romanian Government Decree GEO no. 77/2009). Operators need to get a license. The regulator (Oficiul Național Pentru Jocuri de Noroc, National Gaming Bureau, after this ONJN) issues permits. The cost of the permit is 2,500 euros for submitting documentation and 8,500 euros for issuing.

You can find slots, card games, bingo, and live games in the online casino with a Romania license. The site reliability, honesty, and safety confirmed by the eCOGRA certificate and membership in international organizations RGA, IBIA, EGBA.

Online Casino Rating in Romania

You can look at the list of online casinos licensed in Romania on the regulator's official website.

#
Points
Rating
Reviews
Country
Game Software
1
888 Casino RO
48points
1.6
0
US
888 Casino RO
2
Pokerstars RO
12points
0.0
0
US
Pokerstars RO
3
Win Bet RO
2190points
3.0
2
US
Win Bet RO
4
Betfair International
245points
2.6
7
US
Betfair International
5
BaumBet
101points
5.0
1
US
BaumBet
6
MaxBet RO
77points
1.7
0
US
MaxBet RO
7
Unibet
51points
1.9
0
US
Unibet
10
Admiral RO
8points
1.8
0
US
Admiral RO
11
Super Bet
3points
1.7
0
US
Super Bet
13
Betfair Romania
3points
2.3
0
US
Betfair Romania
15
Sporting Bet RO
1046points
2.8
0
US
Sporting Bet RO
16
Betano
115points
0.4
0
US
Betano
17
Unibet RO
78points
2.0
0
US
Unibet RO
18
Fortuna RO
18points
2.2
0
US
Fortuna RO
19
Net Bet RO
14points
1.5
0
US
Net Bet RO
21
Mozzartbet Romania
3points
2.3
0
US
Mozzartbet Romania
23
Getsbet
0points
2.1
0
US
Getsbet
Top 10 Casino Games in Romania
All casino games (8656)

Slots (classic and new), video poker, live casino (roulette and cards), mini-games are popular. There is a full (game for real money) and a demo mode of slot machines.

Extra Chilli
Extra Chilli
Big Time Gaming
Buffalo Blitz
Buffalo Blitz
Playtech
7 Sins
7 Sins
Play And Go
2dRoulette
2dRoulette
Alteagaming
Bucaneros
Bucaneros
Mga
All casino games (8656)
Top Casino Software in Romania
All casino software (257)

Multiplatform portals offer games from NetEnt, Greentube, Microgaming, IGT, Betsoft, Play and Go.

Egt
Egt
205 games
2 By 2 Gaming
2 By 2 Gaming
47 games
Fugaso
Fugaso
99 games
Xinggaming
Xinggaming
67 games
NetEnt
NetEnt
158 games
All casino software (257)

Legislation of online casinos in Romania

License Licență clasa 1, Licență clasa a 2-a (Oficiul Național pentru Jocuri de Noroc)
Licență clasa a 3-a (Romanian state issues)
Law Decree of the Government of Romania «On the organization and conduct of gambling» (GEO no. 77/2009). Amendments of 2015
Online casino tax Annual gambling fee:
1. Licență clasa 1 (depends on the turnover of the organizer):
  • 0 — 500,000 euros / year — 6,000 euros;
  • 500 001–1 000 000 euro/year — 24 000 euro;
  • 1 000 001–5 000 000 euro/year — 60 000 euro;
  • 5 000 001–10 000 000 euro/year — 96 000 euro;
  • more then 10 000 000 euro/year — 120 000 euro
2. Licență clasa a 2-a (for legal entities) — 6000 euros/year
Sanctions for operators ONN may suspend or revoke a license.
Unlicensed activity punished by the criminal law of Romania
Penalties for players From 5,000 to 10,000 lei for participating in unlicensed gambling in Romania
Language Romanian, English
Payment systems Visa, MasterСard, Neteller, Paysafecard, Skrill

Regulator of online casinos in Romania

ONJN established in Romania in 2013. It is responsible for managing all forms of gambling in the country. It reported to the Ministry of Public Finance (Ministerul Finanțelor Publice).

The regulator authorizes operators, allows, and controls the conduct of gambling. ONJN's responsibilities include implementing responsible gaming principles, protecting users, providing measures to prevent fraud, identity theft, and money laundering.

Romania online casino licensing

There are a lot of licenses in the country:

A type To whom Nuances
Licență clasa 1 Online gambling organizers Companies registered within the EU, EEA, Swiss Confederation, may apply.
Licență clasa a 2-a Software suppliers, providers, auditors, manufacturers of gaming software, certified laboratories Online casinos must cooperate with organizations which received a class II license in Romania

Licență clasa a 3-a is provided for lottery distance games, which the state gives out exclusively to the National Company Loteria Română — S.A.

A list of licensed B2B operators and suppliers is on the regulator's website. You can find the place of registration, domain, type of games allowed, license number, and expiration date on the page. Here is a blacklist of unlicensed sites.

At the bottom of the main page of licensed online casinos in Romania is a regulator's logo, clicking on which the user gets to the official website of ONJN.

Users from the age of 18 can create a game account. The registration procedure is obligatory in Romania's online casino: entering the name, surname, phone, and e-mail. In the game account on the site, you can see information about the account balance, deposits, and withdrawals, winnings, bonuses. After registration, new players can choose a welcome bonus.

Protection of players in online casinos

Online platforms must support responsible gaming:

  • not allow users under the age of 18;
  • do not use animated characters and articles in the design of WEB resources to cause interest in the child;
  • inform gamers about the possibility of gambling addiction;
  • protect users from gambling addiction;
  • train staff to identify problematic visitors to online casinos.

The basic principles of gambling laid down in the Code of Ethics. Romanian operators must comply with them.

Technical Support Contacts and clinics for addicted players

Romanian operators are obliged to inform players about individual centers where they can cure of gambling addiction.

National Gambling Office of Romania
National Gambling Office of Romania
Romania

On online gambling platforms in Romania, there are telephone, e-mail, round-the-clock chat, feedback form.

National Gambling Office
National Gambling Office
Calea Victoriei nr.9, sector 3, București, Cod postal: 030022
FAQ about Online Casinos in Romania
How can I confirm an account in a Romanian online casino?

After registering on the site, you need to upload screenshots of documents to the account confirmation page. It can be an identity paper confirming the address of residence, photos of both sides of a credit or debit card. The term of consideration of the application depends on the chosen Internet platform.

What is the deposit in Romania’s online casino?

The user has deposited it into his account and can use it to place bets. After making a deposit, the user will have the opportunity to set the size of bets.

Can I access the website of the online casino in Romania from a mobile device?

Yes, from a smartphone or tablet through a browser. Some sites have mobile apps for iOS and Android.