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About Totesport

Totesport Company Info

Valid: January 2019


Totesport is a highly successful bookmaker which operates all the latest games, slots and live casino games. It was formally known as the ‘Tote’, which was established in 1927 to prevent punters betting with the illegal providers. In 2011 Totesport became part of the Betfred family and is now part one of the world’s largest bookmakers today.

Totesport formerly known as the ‘Tote’ is an exceedingly successful British bookmaker which operates all the latest games, slots and live casino games. The company was founded by Winston Churchill in 1927, making it one of the oldest bookmakers in business. It was established to prevent punters betting with the illegal providers. The company was owned by the UK Government for 83 years until July 2011 when it was sold to the company ‘Betfred’ for £265M. The company is famously known as the home of the Scoop 6 bet, they also have outlets on most of Britain’s 60 racecourses as well as the internet and call centre divisions.

Totesport is one of Great Britain’s most recognisable gambling brands. The company has over 4,000 employees spread across 514 betting shops on the high street. The company opened its first high street shop in 1972. Totesport is well known for its pool bets and is the only organisation in the UK which is allowed to run pool bets on horse racing. There are two currencies that the company will accept, they are the Euro (‚¬) and the Great British Pound (£). It also offers a 24-hour customer care service seven days a week.

They offer a wide range of variety of sports to bet on, some of which include motor racing, football, golf, darts, cricket and plenty more, the company offer both internet and telephone betting facilities. There are over 150 million bets placed with them every year. They provide a safe way of online banking and betting on Apple and Android devices.

Totesport provide an offer for their new clients, one has to sign up and bet either 5 British Pounds or 5 Euros to receive a free bet worth 10 British Pounds or 10 Euros. Sadly, the countries Poland, Portugal and Romania are ineligible to receive this offer. They are trying to build the same reputation for football as they have for horse racing by expanding their league coverage and offering impressive betting deals every week. The company are licensed and regulated by the United Kingdom Gambling Commission.

Totesport is a very reliable and convenient way of online betting especially if you are a part of the United Kingdom or Ireland or you’re particularly interested in horse racing and football.