To apply for a Live Application key please take note of the below and provide answers to the following information:
Before applying, please:
- Complete any testing using your Delayed Application key.
- Ensure that your account has been fully verified in line with our KYC policy. Please note: We do not accept licence applications from India, Bangledesh, Sri Lanka or the UAE.
- Check that your account is funded to cover the £299 activation fee.
Please note: A one-off activation fee of £299 applies; this is debited directly from your Betfair account once access is approved.
To apply for a Live Application key please contact Developer Support and provide ALL of the following information:
- Please describe why you need access to the API*
- Have you completed your coding and testing using the Delayed App Key? *
- What sports and markets will you bet into? *
- Of the markets you read, what percentage do you expect to place bets in? *
- What number of bets will you place per market? *
- Your anticipated monthly betting volume? *
- Do you work for or on behalf of a betting operator or any supplier to a betting operator, or have you in the past? If yes, please provide full details. *
- Where did you hear about the Betfair API? *
- Confirm that your App Key and access is for my own private use for the purpose of betting on the Betfair Exchange. This access will not be used in any commercial context