Gaming Curaçao only issues one type of sublicence that permits licensees to offer all the different types of gambling activities. It also has many attractive features:
- For online casinos
- For online poker
- For online Sportsbetting
- Approved in many Countries
- Gives Players Confidence
- Increases your Revenue
Licensees display a seal in the footer of their website that is provided by Gaming Curaçao and acts as proof of their Licence Validity.
The Curaçao iGaming jurisdiction was established in 1996 and is one of the longest running and regulated iGaming markets. Gaming Curaçao have been providing a range of services to the online gaming industry since 1998. As well as issuing sublicences to the gaming industry they also offer Fiduciary Services. Hosting Services are provided in conjunction with their partner Ocean Communications.
Once a sublicence has been issued, Gaming Curaçao continually supervise the licensees operations with regular audits to ensure that they are compliant with the terms of the sublicence and are providing protection to their players.
Holders of a Gaming Curaçao sublicence can operate in any country except the Netherlands, France, the territories of the USA, the Dutch West Indies and Curaçao where gambling is prohibited by Law. The hardware and equipment used to run their operations must be located on the Island of Curaçao.
How to get a Sublicence for an Online Casino
Online gaming operators should contact Gaming Curaçao by email, once they are confirmed as eligible applicants they will receive full details of the licencing requirements and application procedures. Applicants may be individuals or corporate bodies that are incorporated in Curaçao or elsewhere. Each applicant is thoroughly assessed to ensure that licences are only issued to applicants who have demonstrated a good financial standing and preserve the international reputation of Curaçao as a preferred eGaming hub.
Applicants will need to provide information about:
- Beneficial owners ID (passports etc)
- Owners´ contractual obligations with their bank references
- Proof that minors shall be denied access to an online casino
- Evidence of sufficient information about preventing gambling addiction
- Customer and transaction database location details
- Primary market targeted by its operations
- Software that will be used for online casino operations
- Third party certification of the RNG (Random Number Generator)
- A 3 year financial feasibility study
If a sublicence is issued it is valid indefinitely.
No the licences are not gambling licences but permissions for business operations.
No, you need to check the operators home page and if you see their seal in the footer this confirms that their licence is valid.
The best way to contact Gaming Curaçao is via the form on their website. Alternatively you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.