Is It Legal To Bet In North Carolina?

YES! Sports betting was legalized for two tribal casinos in July 2019 but as yet neither have opened a sportsbook.

What North Carolina Betting Rules Do I Need To Know?

You need to be 21 years old or older in order to bet on Sports in North Carolina.

Online sports betting has not yet been legalized, so all betting will have to be done in-person at one of the two licensed tribal casinos when sports betting is launched.

When it is launched you do not have to be a resident of North Carolina to place a legal sports bet. However, you must be within State lines to create a betting account and place a bet with an operator licensed in North Carolina.

Where Can I Bet On Sports In North Carolina?

When sports betting was legalized in 2019 it was determined that two tribal casinos owned and operated by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians would be granted licenses to operate sportsbooks. They are:

  • Harrah’s Casino, Cherokee
  • Harrah’s Casino, Murphy

Can I Bet On Sports Online In North Carolina?

No. Online sports betting was not legalized as part of the successful 2019 betting bill.

Which Online Sportsbooks Can I Bet With In North Carolina?

Online sports betting has not been legalized so no sportsbooks are licenses to operate in North Carolina.

However, when in-person betting is launched it is believed that William Hill will play a role.

Which Sports Betting Apps Are Available In North Carolina?

Online betting has not been legalized in North Carolina so there are no betting apps at this time.

What Are The Best Online Casinos In North Carolina?

Online casino gambling has not yet been legalized in North Carolina.

North Carolina Betting FAQs

Can I bet legally in North Carolina?

Yes. Sports betting has been legalized in North Carolina was legalized in 2019 but has not yet been launched.

How old do I have to be to bet in North Carolina?

Once sports betting has been launched in North Carolina you will need to be 21 or older to bet.

Is online sports betting available in North Carolina?

No. Online sports betting has not yet been legalized in North Carolina.

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 ncpgambling.org/chat.

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 North Carolina betting laws?

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