Sports Betting NJ

Sports Betting in NJ

Sports Betting NJ

Sports Betting in NJ

Let’s face it, there are so many laws passed each year regarding sports betting that there should be betting odds for them. 

I’m going to try clear up the confusion by answering the most popular questions in regards to New Jersey sports betting. 

1. Is Sports Betting Legal in NJ?


New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law in June 2018 that sports betting in the state of New Jersey is 100% legal. 

2. What sports can I bet on in NJ?

You can bet your favourite professional and college sports in New Jersey. 

This includes pacing bets on your beloved New Jersey Devils, Sky Blue FC, the New York Red Bulls and depending on your side of the battle lines, the New York Giants and New York Jets. 

These of course are only the popular local and surrounds teams, you can bet on international events too. 

Check with your local sports book for more info. 

If you’re not sure where to start, try the Borgata. 

3. Is it legal to bet online in NJ?

Yes it is. 

Several sports books have obtained licenses in New Jersey to offer online sports betting. 

These include 888 Casino, William Hill, Caesars Casino, Bet Star and Fan Duel. 

It’s anticipated 20 more will join by the end of 2019. 

4. How can I deposit at an online NJ bookie?

Legal NJ sports books offer popular banking options like Visa and Mastercard. You can also choose to use wallets like Neteller and Paypal to make deposits and withdrawals at NJ bookmakers. 

5. Are Casino Games available too?


Big groups like Bet365 and Betway offer casino games to players from New Jersey. 

You can play hundreds of games including your favourite table, slot machines and video poker games. 

6. What is the legal gambling age in NJ?

The legal gambling age may differ from offline to online establishments but the general rule of thumb is that if you’re 21, you can gamble anywhere. 

Some establishments and NJ online bookies will allow you to place bets if you’re 18. 


Gambling in New Jersey is now 100% legal, following the trend set by other US States. 

There is a strong feeling towards sports betting and online gambling being regulated and made legal throughout the US. 

If you’re 21 you can gamble anywhere in NJ and if you’re 18 your betting options may be slightly restricted. 

You can bet on your favourite sports teams as well as horse racing and casino games. 

For more information or if you have any further questions for us, please fire away. 

Good luck and may the odds be with you.