In general, you should only play at an online casino that is also registered and licensed in the EU. Only such online casinos with their registered office and under the jurisdiction of an EU member state are there legal certainty that can be sued if necessary.
Alderney Isle of Man These two British Channel Islands have arguably the best gambling control committees that ensure that you are in good hands with a valid license at the online casino in question. The rules for licensing are very strict and ensure that the software, games and also the payout rates are always checked and verified.
Gibraltar Many online casinos are based in one of the last British Crown Colonies. Basically, it is a trustworthy jurisdiction; Here, too, the legislation on online gambling must conform to EU regulations. However, you should also be careful with online casinos that, despite the low taxes on Gibraltar, do not pass these advantages on to their players.
Malta Since the banning of online gambling sites from Cyprus, Malta has emerged as the regional hub for online gambling and licensing registration as well. The guidelines of the lottery and gaming authority in Malta ensure that the online casinos registered there are safe fair and that the winnings are always paid out to the players.
Antigua and Barbuda Online casino licenses were first granted in this jurisdiction worldwide. However, this does not mean that the same standards are applied there as in the EU or other jurisdictions such as North America. On the face of it, the gambling control commission there expects fairness, security and transparency from online casinos, but this is often not the case.
Costa Rica Put simply, simply and brutally, this jurisdiction is a bad joke when it comes to regulating online casinos. They like to collect the license fees of the online casinos there, and that’s where the responsibility ends. You should definitely stay away from online casinos that are registered there.
Kahnawake A gambling jurisdiction in Indian Territory in Quebec, Canada. Again, this is a jurisdiction similar to that of Costa Rica; license fees are collected and the interpretation of player safety, fairness and transparency definitely does not correspond to European standards. If you see online casinos with the jurisdiction of Kahnawake you should not register there.