Regulations, Instructions and Guidelines

Regulations, Instructions and Guidelines

(Note: documents in Portuguese)
Approved regulations

It was published the Regulation No. 348/2021, of april 20, that amends for the second time the Regulation No. 810/2015, concerning gambling rules - Poker in tournament modeDownload here.

It was published the Regulation No. 115/2018, of February 16, that approves technical requirements of the gambling technical system when online gambling and betting are operated in shared liquidity
. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 99/2018, of February 9, amending Annex to the technical requirements regulation of the gambling technical system. Download here. 

It was published the Regulation No. 819/2016, of August 19, amending Regulation n.º 810/2015 (gambling rules - Poker in tournament mode). Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 379-A/2016 of April 13, amending Annex I of Regulation No. 903-B/2015. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 156-B/2016 of February 15 (Mutual Horse race betting). Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 156-A/2016 of February 15 (Fixed-odds Horse race betting). Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 903-B/2015 of December 23, concerning the technical requirements on the technical system for online gambling. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 903-A/2015 of December 23, concerning the execution rules of fixed-odds sports betting. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 836/2015 of December 4, concerning the rules and procedures on registration and player account. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 828/2015 of December 2, concerning gambling rules - Slot machines. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 803/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - Caribbean stud poker. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 804/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - American Roulette. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 805/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - BlackJack/21. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 806/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - "Hold'em" poker. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 807/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - French Roulette. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 808/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - French banque. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 809/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - "Synthetic" poker. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 810/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - Poker in tournament mode. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 811/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - "Omaha" poker. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 812/2015 of November 26, concerning gambling rules - Baccarat punto banca. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 425-A/2015 of July 20, concerning gambling rules - Bingo. Download here.

It was published the Regulation No. 419-A/2015 of July 17, concerning the recognition of certifyng entities of gambling technical system. Download here.


Approved instructions 

Instruction No. 6/2016/SRIJ/JO of November 18, instructions for the report of events in sports betting. Download here.

Instruction No. 12/2017/SRIJ/JO of December 6, instructions for online slot machines reporting
. Download here.

Instruction No. 13/2018/SRIJ/JO, of March 7, instructions for fixed-odds sports betting reporting. Download here.

Instruction No. 14/2019/SRIJ/JO, of July 10, instructions for online french banque reporting. Download here.

Instruction No. 15/2019/SRIJ/JO, of July 25, instructions for the report of online french and american roulette. Download here.

Instruction No. 17/2020/SRIJ/JO, of March 3, instructions for online blackjack/21 reporting. Download here. 


Approved guidelines

Guideline No. 1/2017/SRIJ/JO of January 23 (Fixed-odds sports betting limits). Download here.

Guideline No. 2/2017/SRIJ/JO of September 27 (bonus - betting limits). Download here

Guideline No. 3/2017/SRIJ/JO of October 20 (bonus - prize payments). Download here

Guideline No. 4/2017/SRIJ/JO of November 9 (proof of ownership of the payment account). Download here

Guideline No. 1/2018/SRIJ/JO/ADC of September 3 (license term). Download here

Guideline No. 2/2018/SRIJ/JO of October 17 (promotional actions). Download here

Guideline No. 3/2018/SRIJ/JO of December 26 (record and verification of player identity). Download here

Guideline No. 4/2018/SRIJ/JO of December 26 (balance withdrawal of the player account). Download here

Guideline No. 1/2019/SRIJ/JO/ADC of August 7 (correction of fixed-odds sports betting improperly resolved
). Download here

Guideline No. 2/2019/SRIJ/JO of December 16 (player account). Download here

Guideline No. 1/2020/SRIJ/JO of December 3 (bonus policy). Download here

Guidelines to determine the amount of fines within the scope of Article 63, No.2 of Online Gambling and Betting Legal Regime (RJO), approved by Decree-Law No.66/2015, of April 29. Download here.


Models of guarantees according to article 18 from the Online Gambling and Betting Legal Regime (OLR), approved by Decree Law No. 66/2015, of April 29

Bank guarantee to ensure the fulfillment of obligations according to article 18 (1, indent a)) from the OLR. Download here.

Bank deposit to ensure the fulfillment of obligations according to article 18 (1, indent a)) from the OLR. Download here.

Bank guarantee to ensure the fulfillment of obligations according to article 18 (1, indent b)) from the OLR. Download here.

Bank deposit to ensure the fulfillment of obligations according to article 18 (1, indent b)) from the OLR. Download here.
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