Legal NJ online casinos
In New Jersey, seven Atlantic City brick-and-mortar casinos hold licenses to offer online gambling. However, each certificate holder has the option to launch multiple “skins” in partnerships with outside gambling brands. That brings the total number of legal NJ online casinos to nearly two dozen.
|Online Casino||Get Bonus||Licensee||Mobile?||Launched|
|Borgata Casino||$20 Free + $1K Match||Borgata Hotel & Casino||11/26/2013|
|Golden Nugget||$10 Free + $1K Match||Golden Nugget Atlantic City||12/13/2013|
|Tropicana Casino||$25 Free + $100 Cashback||Tropicana Casino and Resort||11/26/2013|
|DraftKings Casino||$10 Free + $1.5K Match||Resort Casino Hotel||12/17/2018|
|BetMGM Casino||$25 Free + $1K Match||Borgata Hotel & Casino||8/1/2017|
|Virgin Casino||$20 Free + $100 Cashback||Tropicana Casino and Resort||1/24/2014|
|SugarHouse Casino||$250 Deposit Match (1x)||Golden Nugget Atlantic City||9/15/2016|
|Unibet Casino||$25 Free + $500 Match||Hard Rock Hotel & Casino||6/04/2019|
|PartyCasino||$1K Deposit Match||Borgata Hotel & Casino||11/26/2013|
|Betfair Casino||$200 Risk-Free Play||Golden Nugget Atlantic City||11/26/2013|
|888 Casino||$20 Free + $500 Match||Caesars Interactive||11/26/2013|
|Caesars Casino||$10 Free + $1K Match||Caesars Interactive||11/26/2013|
|Pala Online||$25 Free + $500 Match||Borgata Hotel & Casino||11/25/2014|
|Hard Rock Casino||50 Free Spins + $1K Match||Hard Rock Hotel & Casino||6/28/2018|
|Resorts Casino||$20 Free + $1K Match||Resort Casino Hotel||2/27/2015|
|Mohegan Sun Casino||$20 Free + $1K Match||Resort Casino Hotel||7/23/2015|
|Harrahs Casino||Caesars Interactive||11/26/2013|
|Stars Casino||Resort Casino Hotel||3/21/2016|
|Scores Casino||Borgata Hotel & Casino||9/20/2017|
|Ocean Casino||Ocean Casino Resort||7/11/2018|
|BetAmerica Casino||Golden Nugget Atlantic City||2/07/2019|
|Parx Online Casino||Ocean Casino Resort||10/9/2019|
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New jersey sports betting
After a near decade long fight, online sports betting is fully operational in the Garden State! To learn more about this exciting and rapidly growing industry, including where to play, answers to common questions, and how you can score exclusive no-deposit bonuses, free bets, and deposit matches, head on down to our comprehensive New Jersey sports betting page.
Skin Bonus Partner Launched
DraftKings Sportsbook $1K Deposit Match Resorts Casino 8/06/2018
BetMGM Sportsbook $600 Risk-Free Bet Borgata Casino 8/22/2018
PlaySugarHouse Sports $250 Deposit Match (1x) Monmouth Park 8/23/2018
Fanduel Sportsbook $1K Risk-Free Bet Meadowlands 9/01/2018
William Hill Sportsbook $500 Risk-Free Bet Monmouth Park 9/02/2018
888sport NJ $500 Risk-Free Bet Caesars 9/10/2018
FOX Bet Sportsbook $500 Risk-Free Bet Resorts 9/13/2018
Golden Nugget Sportsbook $250 Free Bet Golden Nugget 2/19/2019
Resorts Sportsbook $250 Risk-Free Bet Resorts 1/31/2019
PointsBet Sportsbook $2K Risk-Free Bets Meadowlands 12/11/2018
Borgata Sports Bet $20, Get $100 Free Bets Borgata Casino 5/14/2019
Bet365 Sportsbook $500 Bet Credits Hard Rock 8/22/2019
Unibet Sportsbook $40 Free + $500 Risk-Free Bet Hard Rock 9/10/2019
theScore Bet $1K Deposit Match Monmouth Park 9/3/2019
WynnBet Sportsbook $500 Risk-Free Bet Caesars 11/03/2020
Caesars Sportsbook – Caesars 9/06/2018
Hard Rock Sportsbook – Hard Rock 1/29/2019
BetAmerica Sportsbook – Golden Nugget 2/07/2019
What's New at NJ Gambling sites
Sports Betting (April 2021)
New Jersey sports bettors have a lot to be thankful for in April. All major American sports leagues will have activity this month, in addition to an exciting NCAA Final Four wrapping up in Indianapolis.
- NCAAB – The Mens and Women’s NCAA tournaments conclude in early April. The women’s tourney will declare a champion on April 4th, while the men will follow on the 5th.
- NBA – The regular season continues to build towards an exciting conclusion. Positioning for the playoffs, which begin in May, is very much up for grabs.
- NHL – Operating on a similar calendar as the NBA, the NHL regular season will be nearing an end in April. The playoffs Begin May 11th, and there’s a lot still to play for.
- MLB – 2021 Opening Day is April 1st. Baseball is back!
- MLS – The 26th season of Major League Soccer gets under way April 16th. Austin FC joins as the league’s 27th franchise.
- NFL – Didn’t think we’d forget the NFL, did you? The NFL’s biggest offseason event, the NFL Draft, starts April 29th.
Online Casinos/Poker (April 2021)
If you are missing your favorite casino games, but don’t feel comfortable venturing down to Atlantic City just yet, New Jersey online casinos offer all your favorite table games, slots and video poker from the safety of your own home, with most online casinos offering very generous bonus offers to help get you started.
Live dealer gaming has taken over the NJ online casino market, and is as close as you can get to true casino gaming. Live dealer games are streamed right from an in-casino studio direct to your computer or mobile device with real cards, real roulette wheels, while all bets are taken virtually. If you prefer your gambling in more of a digital fashion, you can check out our online blackjack and slots guides to get started. If you want to see the full slate of games offered in New Jersey, click here for a full summary.
frequently asked questions
Yes! New Jersey passed a law in 2013 that legalized online gambling within state borders. However, there are also many illegal gambling websites that still operate in New Jersey, which are totally unregulated and leave players potentially vulnerable to fraud. All operators listed on this website are legal and licensed by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement.
Only those 21+ years of age who are physically inside the borders of New Jersey may gamble for real money at NJ gambling sites. You do not need to be a resident of the state to play, and can do so even if you are you just visiting. To ensure that players are indeed inside of the state, operators first verify their location using geolocation software.
New Jersey online casinos offer two main types of bonuses. The first type are free-money sign up bonuses which you can receive simply for creating a user account. These allow you to test drive a casino site using house money and without having to make a deposit. Operators also offer match bonuses when you make your first real money deposit, which are usually much more substantial. To get either of these types of bonuses, simply sign up your player account using the links and bonus codes found on this site. Read our full guide to bonuses.
Yes, most of the state’s online casinos offer loyalty and VIP programs, in which points earned can be turned into real cash or used for complementary hotel stays, discounts on entertainment and more.
Yes! You can deposit via Visa/MasterCard, PayPal, online banking transfer, instant eChecks and more at most casinos. You can even deposit and withdraw cash at land-based casinos in Atlantic City! Check out our banking guide for more information.
NJ online casinos feature a wide variety of games including online slots, blackjack, video poker, roulette, craps and 90-ball bingo. Many casinos are now offering Live Dealer table games as well. There are also a handful of online poker sites available in the state. Gambling on sporting events has been available since summer of 2018.
One way you can play real money casino games without making a deposit is by taking advantage of free-money sign up offers. Simply use our links and bonus codes wherever you find such offers on this website, create an account at the casino advertised and receive your free bonus money amount. You can also practice your skills and play for fun using the demo mode feature available for most games.
Due to the legal complexities surrounding the issue of online gambling in the US, the industry has not yet been legalized at the federal level. Individual states, however, are permitted to pass legislation to regulate it inside their respective borders if they choose to do so.
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