Casinos licensed in Curacao

Learn about the license requirements in Curacao.

The best online casinos licensed in Curacao

The gaming control commission, which operates in the Netherlands Antilles, was established in 1996 and was registered in 2001. This body controls about 30 different casino operators.

The commission provides various licenses for gambling and sports betting. It is also known for a wide range of services, which makes Curacao one of the most desirable licensors for online gaming businesses. The gaming merchants who wish to obtain a license in Curacao usually want to operate in the same region.

The commission issues licenses for poker rooms, casinos, lotteries, bingo and other gambling services. Curacao provides all services related to the legalization of gambling online activities. In order to legitimate online gambling activities in this region casinos need to apply for an e-gambling license.

Curacao retains just 2% of net profit from interactive games. Important to mention, there are no restrictions on the removal of dividends and there are no import duties and no VAT. These are very advantageous conditions for gaming operators who do not want to feel excess tax burden.

There are two points to take into account before applying for a license in Curacao. Firstly, a gaming merchant has to register at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Netherlands Antilles in order to obtain a license. Secondly, no criminal record both offshore and in the country of origin.