betfair logo Betfair was launched in June 2000 as the world’s first Betting Exchange. The ability to both back and lay selections was ground-breaking (as was the ability to back horses ‘in-running’) and the initiatives have earned the company two Queen’s Awards for Industry.

An online casino, poker room, and exchange games were subsequently added to Betfair during the 2000’s but the biggest addition to its portfolio was a traditional sportsbook / bookmaking arm in 2012.

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For purposes of ‘cashing-out’ bets and getting the best possible price on your bets the two platforms work in tandem (albeit behind the scenes) meaning customers can receive some of the best prices anywhere.

Bet £10 Get £30 in Free Bets and Risk Free £20 Exchange Wager

The New Customer concession for people intending to use Betfair’s sportsbook is a straightforward ‘Bet £10 and get £30’ in Betfair free bets offer.

Alternatively, if you wish to become a Betfair Exchange trader there is a risk free £20 exchange bet for new clients. It requires a first time exchange trade to be placed for a minimum of £20 within 72 hours of your first deposit. However, if that bet loses Betfair will refund your losses.

Betfair also offers enhanced prices for potential new customers making their first bet. These offers are usually tailored towards major sporting events particularly Premiership Football and major horse racing meetings.

How to Claim Your Betfair Free Bet Bonus

Getting your hands on one of Betfair’s New Player Offers is very straightforward, here’s the process:

Visit and then click ‘Promotions’ within the ‘Sports’ or ‘Exchange’ area of either page.
Click ‘Claim Now’ alongside the Betfair New Player Offer want to take.
A pop-up window will now appear, within it click ‘Join Now’.
Complete the simple registration form.
Now make a cash deposit for £10 or more (£20+ if you are taking the Betfair Exchange offer).
And finally make sure to use the bonus code ZSK200 in the Betfair promo code area of the cashier when making this first deposit.

Within 24 hours of your qualifying sports bet being settled, you will be able to see details of your £30 in Betfair free bets within the ‘My Bonuses’ tab. Your Betfair free bets must be used within 30 days and can be redeemed against any bet on the Sportsbook (Fixed Odds) market at odds of at least 1.20 (1/5).

Betfair UK Customer Support

Betfair have excellent customer support, for all their customers across all their platforms (exchange games through to poker), which is open 24 hours a day.

All ways of contacting a Betfair’s support staff can be found by clicking ‘Help’ and then ‘Contact Us’ within that help section.

Live Chat operators rarely take more than 30secs to respond, likewise phone calls to 0344 8710000 (or +44 203 059888 if calling from overseas) are generally answered just as quickly.

Betfair normally reply to email correspondence within four hours. There is a convenient email contact form within the ‘Help’ section of the site. Alternatively the address to use is

There are two other recommended ways of contacting Betfair, they are: Messaging via Facebook and via ‘Betfair Customer Support’ at Twitter: @BetfairCS

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