List of Licensed Casino and Betting Companies in Uganda

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There are over 30 licensed casino and betting companies in Uganda as of 2020.The full list is provided below:

CASINO

No. Company/Trade Name Facility Licensed for
1 Arua Casino Limited T/A Gal VIP Casino Operating License /land based
2 Audley Limited T/A Kampala Casino Casino Operating License /land based
3 Audley Limited T/A Pyramids Casino Casino Operating License/land based
4 Crown Casino Limited T/A Crown Casino Casino Operating License/land based
5 Firma profit International Limited T/A Bigwin Casino Operating License/land based
6 Fortuna Limited T/A Mayfair Casino Operating License/land based

 

  • Garden City Investment Limited T/A Simba Casino Operating License /land based Casino
  • Golden Tripod Limited T/A Golden Tripod Casino Operating License/land based Casino
9 Grand Victoria Limited T/A Diamond Casino Casino Operating License/land based
10 Intel World Limited T/A Betpawa Casino Casino Operating License/ online
11 Mauugan Enterprises Limited T/A Bet Lion Casino Operating License/ online
12 Mena sports consulting limited T/A Betin Casino Operating License/ online
13 Rubine Box Limited T/A Victoria Casino Casino Operating License /land based
14 Vas Garage (PTY) Limited T/A Supa Casino Casino Operating License/online

 

  • Visvar Investments Limited T/A Nile View Casino Operating License/land based Casino(Mbale/Jinja)
16 Gaming East Africa Limited T/A Empire Casino Casino Operating License /land based
17 The Rangers Limited T/A Betway Casino Operating License/online
18 Star Casino Limited T/A Start Casino Casino Operating License/land based
19 Sunset Casino Limited T/A Sunset Casino Casino Operating License/land based
20 Tai Chi Casino Limited T/A Tai Chi Casino Casino Operating License/land based
     


GENERAL BETTING

1 Aba Betting Limited T/A Ababet General Betting Operating License/ online
2 A Better Place Limited T/A Gals Sports Betting General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
    online
3 Advanced Gaming Limited General Betting Operating License/ online
4 Best Holdings (U) Limited T/A Bet Win General Betting Operating License/land based
5 Bet City Limited T/A Bet City General Betting Operating License/online
6 Betyetu (U) Limited T/A Betyetu General Betting Operating License/ online
7 Blue  Cube  Limited  T/A  Kagwilawo  Sports General Betting Operating License/ online
  Betting  
8 Canon Bet Limited T/A Canon Bet General Betting Operating License/ online and land
    based
9 Eldorado Company Limited T/A Premier Bet General Betting Operating License /land based
10 Enterprise Gaming (U) Limited T/A Bet Ug General Betting Operating License/land based

 

  • Fair Sports Betting Limited T/A Fair Sports General Betting Operating License/land based Betting
12   Firma profit International Limited T/A Bigwin   General Betting Operating License/land based
13   Gaming East Africa Limited T/A Lolly Bet   General Betting Operating License/land based
14   Garden City Investment Limited T/A Simba Bet   General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
        online
15   Gateway Gaming Creations Limited T/A U-Bet   General Betting Operating License/online
16   Game Pros Company Limited T/A Bet Yaffe   General Betting Operating License/online
17   Goal Sports Betting Limited T/A Goal Sports   General Betting Operating License//land based and
    Betting   online
18   Good Bet Limited T/A Good Bet   General Betting Operating License/land based
19   Grand Victoria Limited T/A Forte Bet   General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
        online
20   Intel world Limited T/A BetPawa   General Betting Operating License/ online
21   Kings Investments Limited T/A Kings Sports   General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
    Betting   online
22   Lev (U) Limited T/A Ultimate Bet   General Betting Operating License/land based
23   Lucky Sports Betting Limited T/A Luck Sports   General Betting Operating License/land based
    Betting    

 

24 Mauugan Enterprises Limited T/A Bet Lion General Betting Operating License/ online
25 Mena sports consulting limited T/A Betin General  Betting  Operating  License/online  and  land
    based
26 Palbet Limited T/A Palbet General Betting Operating License/ online
27 Paragon Gaming T/A Paragon Bet General Betting Operating License/land based
28 Parsha International Limited T/A Champion Bet General Betting Operating License /online
29 Quick Venture Limited T/A Quickbets General Betting Operating License/ online
30 Rambo Resource Limited T/A Wonder Bet General Betting Operating License/online
     
31 Rubine Box Limited T/A Beetle Bet General Betting Operating License/land based
32 Sports Betting Africa T/A SBA General Betting Operating License/land based
33 Top Bet Sports Betting Limited T/A Top Bet General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
    online
34 The Rangers Limited T/A Betway General Betting Operating License/ online
35 Vas Garage (pty) Limited T/A Supa Bet General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
    online

 

  • Victory Sports Betting Limited T/A Victory General Betting Operating License/land based Sports Betting
  • Wolf Sports Betting Limited T/A Wolf Sports General Betting Operating License/land based Betting
38   World Star Limited T/A World Star Betting   General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
        online
39   5 Point Investments Limited T/A Bunga Bet   General  Betting  Operating  License/land  based  and
        online
40   Elite Bet Bookmakers Limited T/A Elitebet   General Betting Operating License/ online
       
POOL BETTING LICENSE    
1   Pool Betting Limited T/A Pool Bet   Pool Betting Operating License/ online
SLOT MACHINES    
         
1   Best Holdings (U) Limited T/A Bet Win   Slot Machines Operating License /land based
2   Club Win (U)Limited T/A Club Win   Slot Machines Operating License /land based


3 Eldorado Company Limited T/A Premier Slots Slot Machines Operating License /land based
4 Enterprise Gaming (U) Limited T/A Bet Ug Slot Machines Operating License /land based
5 Firma profit International Limited T/A Bigwin Slot Machines Operating License /land based
6 Gemex (U) Limited T/A Gemex Slot Machines Operating License /land based

 

  • Goal Sports Betting Limited T/A Goal Sports Slot Machines Operating License /land based Betting

 

8           Grand Victoria Limited T/A Forte Bet                           Slot Machines Operating License /land based

 

  • Kings Investments Limited T/A Kings Sports Slot Machines Operating License /land based Betting
10   Lev (U) Limited T/A Jokers Club   Slot Machines Operating License  /land based
11   Sastoss  Amusement  Limited  T/A  Sastoss   Slot Machines Operating License /land based
    Amusement    
12   Top Bet Sports Betting Limited T/A Top Bet   Slot Machines Operating License /land based
13   Universal Gaming Limited T/A Universal Games   Slot Machines Operating License /land based
14   Vas Garage (pty) Limited T/A Supa Slots   Slot Machines Operating License  /land based
15   5 Point Investments Limited T/A Bunga Bet   Slot Machines Operating License /land based

Licensed companies should adhere to the Law and Regulations and in particular.

  1. Rebranding and change of name

Effective 1st February 2018 the board rebranded and redefined its name to the National Gaming Board. The regulator’s name should be appended on all adverts targeting the public.

  1. Minors

Section 1 of The Lotteries and Gaming Act defines a minor as a person who is below 25 years of age.

Section 57 of the Act further incriminates accepting payments from a minor or accepting access or entry into a casino, gaming or betting premise.

Rule 5 of Lotteries and Gaming (Betting) Regulations SI. No 9 2017 obliges an operator of casino, gaming or betting to require an individual to present a national identity card for nationals or passport for foreign nationals as proof of age before permitting persons access to premises or to engage in gambling activities.

  1. Terms and Conditions of every License

All licenses are issued subject to terms and conditions specified there under and any others as maybe prescribed by the Board from time to time.

Rule 31 of the Lotteries and gaming (Licensing) Regulations S. I No. 7 of 2017 prescribes the terms and conditions of every license among others.

  1. Premises

Section 5 of the Lotteries and Gaming Act 2016 the Board shall have powers to search the premises of any licensed person in accordance with the Act and it is by this, that Rule 18 of the Lotteries and Gaming (Licensing) Regulations states clearly the standards as follows.

Betting and slot machines premises guidelines

  1. The premises shall be situated only in a City, Municipality or Town Council.
  2. Be of minimum size of 30 square meters;
  3. Permanent structure;
  • Away from a school in accordance to section 7 the Lotteries and Gaming (Betting) Regulation No 9 Of 2017 and any contravention of the above carries a fine of 48 currency points or imprisonment not exceeding two years or both, a hospital, a market, a place of worship or government offices;
  1. Have accessible facilities of convenience and a common area for clients;
  2. Accommodate all the intended activities within to avoid public nuisance. Clients, Notice Boards, TV screens, and other gaming equipment must all be contained within the premises and strictly not be visible from outside the premises.
  3. Have a strong-room for purposes of securing monies collected.
  4. Have a notice board placed in a conspicuous place within the premises for the display of licenses, government notices, the rules of games promoted, telephone numbers of the Board, disclaimers regarding the effects of gambling and any other matter required to be displayed by the Board.
  5. Have Security to control access and ensure security of clients and property in line with the police terror guidelines.

Note: All operators are required to apply to the Board for approval all intended operational locations for 2018. Only premises that comply with the above standard for betting and casinos will be approved and issued with licenses.

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