Is It Legal to Bet In Idaho?

NO! Sports betting - either in-person or online - has not yet been legalized by the State.

When Will It Be Legal To Bet In Idaho?

No bill to legalize sports betting had been submitted by legislators at the time of writing, so it could be years before in-person and/or online sports betting becomes legal in Idaho.

Can I Bet In Other States While It Is Banned In Idaho?

Most States that allow in-person and online gambling do not require you to be a resident in order to place a bet. However, you must register and place your bets within State lines, and you must also be aged 21 or older.

At present two of Idaho’s neighboring States allow both in-person and online betting – Oregon and Nevada. For the latest rules & regulations for those two States please click on the following links:

Idaho Betting FAQs

Can I bet legally in Idaho?

No. Legislators have not submitted a bill to legalize betting at this time.

How old do I have to be to bet in Idaho?

Betting in Idaho is not yet legal, but to bet in legalized States you must be 21 or older.

Is online sports betting available in Idaho?

No. Online sports betting remains illegal in the State.

What can I do if I feel I have a betting addiction?

You can call the National Council of Problem Gambling helpline at 1-800-522-4700 or text 1-800-522-4700. You can also live chat at

Can I bet legally in other States?

Check out our State-by-State guide to betting in the United States of America by clicking on the link.

Where can I learn more about Idaho betting laws?

Visit the official website for the Idaho State Government for more information on Idaho betting laws.