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What is Betway South Africa?

Betway has made inroads across the globe and has become one of the most popular betting sites in Africa. It derives its popularity as it is easy to use for new punters and has great odds and a comprehensive sportsbook; their popularity seeing them be one of the to-go websites in South Africa.

Betway registration and log in guide

Apart from their easy features on the eye, they have a multi-bet bonus of up to 700%. With a minimum of 2 games on your bet, you can get a 3% increase in your winnings. They offer a great live betting feature and through their massive sponsorship of known football clubs like West Ham, their popularity remains unmatched in the betting world.

How to join Betway South Africa

Joining Betway is one of the easiest things to do. To join:

  • Go to the Betway website and Tap “Sign Up”
  •  Insert your personal details
  •  Tap “Next”
  •  Insert the required details
  •  Tap “Register”

How to Login Betway South Africa

To Log in:

  • Open Betway’s page on the device you plan to use.
  • You will be required to use your mobile number and password.
  • After you input them, select the green option called “Login” to access your account.

How to bet and play on Betway South Africa

To bet:

  1. Visit 
  2. Choose the sport you would like to bet on
  3. Find the game or games you’d like to bet on with any of their 3 easy methods:

a.   Choose from our selected highlight fixtures on the homepage, or see upcoming games in order of kick-off

b.   Select Choose League to filter the specific league or leagues you would like to bet on and tap Update

c.   Use the Search bar to find a specific league, team or fixture

  1. The default bet type is Match Result. If you’d like to see more, tap More Bets
  2. Make your selection(s) and they will be added to your bet slip
  3. Complete your bet slip and click Bet Now

How to win Betway South Africa

While there is no sure way to win on Betway or other bookmakers, many users have strategies that increase their chances of success and reduce potential losses. Here are some tips that may prove helpful:

  • Do your research: Research the teams or players you want to bet on and keep up-to-date with their recent performances and form. This can help you make informed betting decisions.
  • Use multiple betting markets: Betway South Africa offers various betting markets, so try to explore and use multiple markets to increase your chances of winning.
  • Follow betting trends: Check out betting trends, odds, and tips provided by expert bettors, which can give you insights and ideas on.
  • Take advantage of promotions and bonuses: Betway South Africa offers various promotions and bonuses, so take advantage of these offers to increase your chances of winning.

How to get free bets on Betway South Africa

After you make your first deposit, you also have to make a qualifying bet totalling the amount of your first deposit (qualifying bet), after which you will receive a matching free bet bonus in the maximum amount of R180.

To enjoy this free bet, follow these simple steps:

  • Visit Betway South Africa website and register an account.
  • Make your first deposit.
  • Place a qualifying bet.
  • After placing qualifying bets the free bet will be added to your account.

How to deposit on Betway South Africa

Betway offers punters several easy ways to deposit funds from their online accounts. They have introduced several popular deposit methods to help punters fund their betting accounts including:

  • Visa credit/debit card
  • Mastercard credit/debit card
  • American Express credit/debit card
  • Capitec credit/debit card
  • Betway Pay
  • EFT bank transfer
  • Quick EFT
  • OTT Voucher
  • 1Voucher
  • Kazang Voucher
  • Blu Voucher
  • EasyLoad Voucher
  • MTM MoMo

To deposit;

  1. Click “My Account” located on the top right-hand corner of the home page.
  2. Enter the Amount you would like to deposit with Betway.
  3. Click “Proceed”.
  4. The page where you can enter your card/mobile money details will populate.
  5. Enter details on the required field and click “Next”.
  6. Once completed, a Successful or Unsuccessful response will be sent.
  7. Your balance will be updated if your transaction is successful.

How to withdraw money from Betway South Africa

  1. Log in to your [Bookmaker] South Africa account.
  2. Click on the “My Account” tab located at the top of the page.
  3. Select “Withdraw Funds” from the drop-down menu.
  4. Choose your preferred withdrawal method, such as bank transfer or mobile money.
  5. Enter the amount you wish to withdraw and click on the “Withdraw” button.
  6. Once your withdrawal request is approved, your funds will be processed and sent to your chosen withdrawal method.

How do you play the jackpot on Betway South Africa 

To withdraw:

  1. Navigate to “My Account” on Betway’s homepage after you have logged in.
  2. Select the “Withdraw Funds” option.
  3. Choose your preferred withdrawal method such as EFT or mobile money transfer.
  4. Enter the amount you wish to withdraw and click “Proceed”.
  5. Depending on your payment method, the funds will be available immediately or within 2 working days.

How to use free bets on Betway South Africa

To use the Free bet;

  • You will need to add a selection to your Bet Slip
  • Make sure to view whether or not you have a free bet balance by looking towards the top-hand side of the screen.
  • Once you are ready to place your bet, you can select an option to use your free bet
  • If you have made a single bet, the use free bet option will involve you having to click on a ‘Free Bet’ box before clicking CONFIRM my bet
  • If you are making a multi-bet, once you have added all of your selections to your bet slip USE My Free Bet button will appear. Click on this button to use your free bet.

How to cash out on Betway South Africa

Cash Out allows you to take an early payout on your bets before they are settled, meaning you are able to get money back before the event is over. To cashout;

  1. Log in to your Betway South Africa account and click on “My Bets” to view your active bets.
  2. Locate the bet you want to cash out and check if the cash-out option is available.
  3. If the cash-out option is available, you’ll see a cash-out icon or button next to the bet.
  4. Click on the cash-out icon or button to view the cash-out amount offered by Betway
  5. If you’re satisfied with the cash-out amount, click on “Confirm” to accept it.
  6. The cash-out amount will be credited to your account balance immediately.

How to delete Betway South Africa account

If you wish to delete your Betway South Africa account, you can do so by following these steps:

  1. Log in to your email account.
  2. In the subject line of your email, write ‘Request to Delete Account’.
  3. Compose a well-structured email explaining the reason why you want to delete your account.
  4. Request that the customer support team delete your personal information and other details from their database along with your account.
  5. Send the email to the Betway South Africa support team at

How to quit Betway South Africa

To quit using Betway South Africa, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to your Betway South Africa account.
  2. Withdraw any remaining balance from your account.
  3. Contact customer support through the website, email or phone and inform them of your decision to quit.
  4. Uninstall the Betway South Africa app from your device. 

How do you play Jackpot on BetwaySouth Africa?

Betway offers a variety of jackpots, which are online betting games that involve predicting the outcomes of several soccer matches. The prize for the jackpot depends on the number of events and participants. Here is all you need to know about the Betway jackpot.

Types of Betway Jackpots

Betway Mahala Jackpot

The Betway Mahala Jackpot is the latest thrilling promotion from the green-and-black bookmaker, which is not to be missed! Every single day there’s a chance to get your hands on up to R25 000 by placing a qualifying bet and entering your Betway Daily Jackpot selections into the draw.

How to play the Betway Mahala Jackpot

You’ll need to place a cash bet of any amount and any odds (Pre-match or Live) to gain one free entry into our Mahala Jackpot. Then, use your entry/entries to predict the outcomes of the provided fixtures for a chance to win up to R25 000 every day!

To earn a Mahala Jackpot ticket, place a cash bet of any amount and any odds on a Sports match (Pre-match or Live). Bets on Jika Sports and esports also qualify. 

Every bet you place gives you an extra entry into the draw and improves your chances of winning the R25 000 Betway Mahala Jackpot!

Here are the steps to play the Betway South Africa jackpot:

  • Register or log in to your Betway South Africa account.
  • Navigate to the ‘Jackpots’ section…
  • Choose your predicted outcome for each of the selected games.
  • Choose the amount you wish to stake for your entry.
  • Submit your entry.
  • You can win the jackpot prize if all the predictions are correct.
  • You may still be eligible for a consolation prize if you correctly predict a certain number of matches.

Vincent Titus

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