How Do I Register For Tab Online?

Tab Online is the official betting site of the South African horseracing industry, which seems like a pretty good place to start if you want to play the ponies! And if you’re bored with the races, Tab Online also has an impressive number of soccer and rugby competitions, leagues, and games for you to bet on. It’s South Africa’s one-stop betting shop, so where do you sign up?

How to join Tab Online

Once you navigate your way to, you’ll find it a straightforward sign-up process. In fact, it’s so simple you’ll be done in five minutes! First, look for Open an account in the upper left-hand corner.

How do I register for Tab Online?

Click on that link, and follow the steps below:

  1. Clicking on the registration link opens an information page. Fill in your name and surname.
  2. From here fill in your ID number and click on the file upload link to attach a copy of your ID
  3. Next up are your contact details: select a contact type and provide a number and email address
  4. Provide your physical address details
  5. This brings us to the last step – the all-important Terms and conditions. Once you have had a read through those, you can click Agree and then click the Submit

And there you have it. The entire sign-up process. Pretty straightforward, right?

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How to get started with your first deposit

In order to get betting, you are going to need to make your first deposit. Tab Online has really tried to make this as user friendly as possible. The deposit tab is on the left-hand-side menu when you log into your profile. From there, you can select the deposit method.


Tab online has the following payment methods:

  • Voucher top-up
  • Visa/Mastercard/Amex
  • Direct deposit
  • Internet banking with SetCom
  • Internet banking with PayU

After you have selected the deposit method, just input the amount you would like to transfer and click submit.

First deposit done and dusted. Don’t forget to check your FICA details are correct.

But wait… wasn’t there a sign-up bonus?

You betcha there’s a sign-up bonus!

As a new member of Tab Online, you have access to their new member’s bonus promotion. When you sign up, you receive 10% of your first ten bets back to play as you choose.

This gives you a whole lot more bang for your buck and lets you chase that win for a little longer – especially handy for newbies who are just learning the ropes.

You’re all set to bet!

The last thing you want when getting to know your new favourite sportsbook is the Gordian knot of sign-up pages. Thankfully, Tab Online has made sign-up easy and seamless, meaning you will be gleefully enjoying your favourite games without having to first get stuck in 12-page sign-up purgatory. Happy betting!


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