Open An Account

BetGold welcomes betting account customers. The first step is to apply for an account by clicking on the button below. Once your initial application is received, a BetGold representative will contact you for further details in order to confirm your identity and complete the assessment of your application.

  • Applicants must be 18 years or older.
  • Proof of identity is required under the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006 (100 points of ID - see below).
  • BetGold may seek a credit report on you.
  • Once your account application is approved, contact information for placing bets will be provided to you.
  • BetGold will provide information to clients where necessary about the Rules of Racing in Queensland as well as information about betting and the options offered.
  • Clients' privacy is of paramount importance to BetGold and no third party will have access to client information wholly or in part other than as specified in the regulations and requirements of the rules of racing in Queensland or as ordered by a court or other lawful authority.
  • Other than face to face transactions, bets will only be accepted and confirmed by telephone conversation
  • Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for full details.
  • By applying to open an account, you accept all Terms and Conditions and consent to BetGold confirming your identity and obtaining a credit report where deemed necessary.

Identification Requirements

BetGold acknowledges it can be an onerous exercise to provide 100 points of certified ID when opening an account with us however, it is a requirement under Australian law.

Certified identification documents may be posted to BetGold Pty Ltd, PO Box 6206, Gold Coast Mail Centre Qld 9726, or delivered personally to Peter Laird at the BetGold stand at the Gold Coast racecourse on race days.

Examples of proof of identity documents are: passport, drivers licence, government issued photo ID card, birth certificate, utilities bill or bank statement showing residential address (bank balance details are not required).

Identification documents may be certified by a JP, commissioner for declarations, solicitor, chartered accountant, CPA (accountant), police officer, doctor or member of parliament.

Withdrawls from the betting account will only be processed once certified ID and proof of bank account details in the client's name have been provided.

New Account Bonus

New Account Bonuses on Account Openings are NOT available owing to Government regulatory requirements. 

GCTC Member Bonus - $250

Gold Coast Turf Club (GCTC) members who open an account with BetGold with a deposit of $1,000 or more, will have a $250 bonus credited to their account (T&C apply).

We thank you for your business.


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