Effective from: 23.10.2018 Last updated: 31.05.2019
1.1 Before using our website, please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. By registering a Player Account with the website you confirm your consent with the Terms and Conditions.
1.2 The website www.baocasino.com ("Casino", "Website", “Company”, "We", "Us", "Our") is owned and operated by Direx N.V., a company registered and established under the laws of Curaçao, with registration number 131879 and registered address at E-Commerce Park Vredenberg, Curaçao, and its wholly owned subsidiary, Direx Limited, with registered address at Stasinou 1, MITSI Building 1, 1st Floor, Flat/Office 4, Plateia Eleftherias, Nicosia, Cyprus.
1.3 Direx N.V. is officially registered by the Government of Curaçao as an Information Provider legally authorised to conduct online gaming operations from Curaçao. Remote gaming licensing and supervision is provided by Antillephone N.V.
2. Changes to Terms and Conditions
2.1 These Terms and Conditions may be changed by the Casino when such need occurs. We will do our best to notify our players of any significant changes by email. However, we do recommend all players to revisit this page regularly and check for possible changes.
3. Who Can Play
3.1 The Casino accepts players only from those countries and geographic regions where online gambling is allowed by law. It is the player’s sole responsibility to inquire about the existing gambling laws and regulations of the given jurisdiction before placing bets on the website.
3.2 The Casino accepts strictly adult players (the minimal age is 18) and players who have reached the age specified by the jurisdiction of player’s place of residence as eligible for online gaming. It is the player’s sole responsibility to inquire about the existing laws and regulations of the given jurisdiction regarding age limitations for online gambling.
3.3 It is entirely and solely your responsibility to enquire and ensure that you do not breach laws applicable to you by participating in the games. Depositing real funds and playing for real money is subject to the laws of your country, and it is your sole responsibility to abide by your native regulations.
3.4 The Company reserves the right to ask for the proof of age from the player and limit access to the Website or suspend the Player Account to those players who fail to meet this requirement.
3.5 Users from the following countries and their territories (“Restricted Countries”) are not allowed to deposit and play real money games: United States of America, United Kingdom, Spain, France and its overseas territories (Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Guiana, Réunion, Mayotte, St. Martin, French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna, New Caledonia), Netherlands, St. Maarten, St. Eustatius, Saba, Dutch West Indies and Curacao. The Casino cannot guarantee successful processing of withdrawals or refunds in the event that player breaches this Restricted Countries policy.
3.6 Any bonuses are not available to players from Sweden, including participation in any kind of promotional programs, receiving VIP rewards, as well as exchange of comp points.
4. Availability of Games
4.1 Please bear in mind some games may be unavailable in certain jurisdictions, as required by policies of game providers which may change from time to time.
4.2 NetEnt games are unavailable for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Australia, Bahamas, Botswana, Cambodia, Ecuador,Ethiopia, Ghana, Guyana, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Kuwait, Lao, Myanmar, Namibia, Nicaragua, North Korea, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Singapore, South Korea, Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe, as well as Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, United States of America and United Kingdom.
4.3 In addition to the above, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Dracula, Emoji Planet, Guns N' Roses, Jimi Hendrix, Jumanji, Motörhead, Planet of the Apes, Scudamore’s Super Stakes, The Invisible Man, The Phantom's Curse, Vikings are unavailable in Azerbaijan, China, India, Malaysia, Qatar, Russia, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine.
4.4 Players from the following countries are not eligible to win any jackpots from jackpot games offered by NetEnt (such as but not limited to Arabian Nights): Australia, Azerbaijan, China, Denmark, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Qatar, Russia, Spain, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine. The Casino will make reasonable efforts to prevent players from these countries to reach the games, but if players from any of the stated countries would win the jackpot, the jackpot win will be annulled.
4.5 Players from Canada are not eligible to play the games from NYX.
5. Accepted Currencies
5.1 The website allows playing for the following currencies: USD, EUR, CAD, NOK, RUB, JPY, BTC, BCH, LTC, ETH, AUD, NZD, DOG.
6. Fees and Taxes
6.1 You are fully responsible for paying all fees and taxes applied to your winnings according to the laws of the jurisdiction of your residence.
7. Game Rules
7.1 By accepting these Terms and Conditions you confirm that you know and understand the rules of the games offered on the Website. It is at your discretion to familiarise yourself with the theoretical payout percentage of each game.
8. Disclaimer of Liabilities
8.1 By accepting these Terms and Conditions you confirm your awareness of the fact that gambling may lead to losing money. The Casino is not liable for any possible financial damage arising from your use of the Website.
8.2 The Casino is not liable of any hardware or software defects, unstable or lost Internet connection, or any other technical errors that may limit access to the Website or prevent any players from uninterrupted play.
8.3 In an unlikely case where a wager is confirmed or a payment is performed by us in error, the Company reserves the right to cancel all the wagers accepted containing such an error, or to correct the mistake by re-settling all the wagers at the correct terms that should have been available at the time that the wager was placed in the absence of the error.
8.4 If we mistakenly credit your Player Account with winnings that do not belong to you, whether due to a technical issue, error in the paytables, human error or otherwise, the amount will remain our property and will be deducted from your Player Account. If you have withdrawn funds that do not belong to you prior to us becoming aware of the error, the mistakenly paid amount will (without prejudice to other remedies and actions that may be available at law) constitute a debt owed by you to us. In the event of an incorrect crediting, you are obliged to notify us immediately by email.
8.5 The Casino, its directors, employees, partners, service providers:
- do not warrant that the software or the Website is/are fit for their purpose;
- do not warrant that the software and Website are free from errors;
- do not warrant that the Website and/or games will be accessible without interruptions;
- shall not be liable for any loss, costs, expenses or damages, whether direct, indirect, special, consequential, incidental or otherwise, arising in relation to your use of the Website or your participation in the games.
8.6 You hereby agree to fully indemnify and hold harmless the Casino, its directors, employees, partners, and service providers for any cost, expense, loss, damages, claims and liabilities howsoever caused that may arise in relation to your use of the Website or participation in the Games.
8.7 You acknowledge that the Casino shall be the final decision-maker of whether you have violated the Casino’s Terms and Conditions in a manner that results in your suspension or permanent barring from participation in the Website.
9. Use of Player Account
9.1 Each player can create only one (1) personal account.
9.2 Creating multiple Player Accounts by a single player can lead to termination of all such accounts. The player shall not provide access to their Player Account or allow using the Website to any third party including but not limited to minors.
9.3 Any returns, winnings or bonuses which the player has gained or accrued during such time as the Duplicate Account was active may be reclaimed by us, and players undertake to return to us on demand any such funds which have been withdrawn from the Duplicate Account.
9.4 The Website can only be used for personal purposes and shall not be used for any type of commercial profit.
10. Anti-fraud Policy
10.1 The Company has a strict anti-fraud policy and utilises various anti-fraud tools and techniques. If the player is suspected of fraudulent actions including, but not limited to:
- participating in any type of collusion with other players
- development of strategies aimed at gaining of unfair winnings
- fraudulent actions against other online casinos or payment providers
- chargeback transactions with a credit card or denial of some payments made
- creating two or more accounts
- other types of cheating
- or becomes a bankrupt in the country of their residence, the Company reserves the right to terminate such Player Account and suspend all payouts to the player. This decision is at sole discretion of the Company and the player will not be notified or informed about the reasons of such actions. The Company also reserves the right to inform applicable regulatory bodies of the fraudulent actions performed by the player.
10.2 The Casino has zero tolerance to advantage play. Any player who will try to gain advantage of casino welcome offers or other promotions agrees that Company reserves the right to void bonuses and any winnings from such bonuses, for the reasons of:
- use of stolen cards;
- creating more than one account in order to get advantage from casino promotions;
- providing incorrect registration data;
- any other actions which may damage the Casino.
10.3 The Casino reserves the right to close your Player Account and to refund to you the amount on your account balance, subject to deduction of relevant withdrawal charges, at Casino’s absolute discretion and without any obligation to state a reason or give prior notice.
10.4 In order to verify player’s account casino management require documents (ID, payment systems, utility bills еtc) in Latin or Cyrillic alphabet. In case player doesn’t have an opportunity to provide documents in above-mentioned alphabets casino reserves the right to demand video verification where player shows his/her documents.
10.5 The Casino reserves the right to retain payments, if suspicion or evidence exists of manipulation of the casino system. Criminal charges will be brought against any user or any other person(s) who has/have manipulated the casino system or attempted to do so. The Casino reserves the right to terminate and/or, change any games or events being offered on the Website.
10.6 Should you become aware of any possible errors or incompleteness in the software, you agree to refrain from taking advantage of them. Moreover, you agree to report to the Casino any error or incompleteness immediately. Should you fail to fulfill such obligations, the Casino has a right to full compensation for all costs related to the error or incompleteness, including any costs incurred in association with the respective error/incompleteness and the failed notification.
10.7 Please note that if you requested a withdrawal, but the sum of bets made since last deposit is less than three (3) times the size of that deposit, the Casino reserves the right to charge you the costs of transaction processing for deposit and withdrawals. This decision is at sole discretion of the Casino.
10.8 Our admin team can demand the following documentation in order to verify your identity:
- A photo of any ID such as a passport/ID card/driving license;
- A selfie (no pouting) with your passport/ID card/driving license, and a piece of paper which says something like “Hi Bao Casino” and has the correct date on it;
- A photo of your bank card (if you topped up using it) or a screenshot of your e-wallet;
- A photo of a document confirming your address (a bill or a bank statement where both your address and name are visible). Documents must not be older than 90 days;
- A photo with our live chat visible in the background.
10.9 Our admin team may want to verify your identity via Skype should we suspect that the account belongs to somebody other than the person it is registered with. In this case, we may ask the player questions about their play and transaction history, etc. During this time, your account will also be temporarily deactivated.
11.1 The Website offers a variety of payment methods. They include VISA and MasterCard credit and debit cards, as well as various alternative payment methods. Please contact our support team at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about the payment methods which are most favorable for your country of residence.
11.2 The Company does not accept third party payments. You must make deposits only from a bank account, bank cards, e-wallets or other payment methods that are registered in your own name. If we determine during the security checks that you have violated this condition, your winnings will be confiscated and the original deposit will be returned to the owner of the payment account. The Company is not responsible for the lost funds deposited from third party accounts.
11.3 Please note that the minimal amount of deposit is 5€ (20€ for some methods) or an equivalent. The maximum amount of deposit depends on the payment method you decide to use.
12. Withdrawal and Refund Policy
12.1 The minimal amount for withdrawal is 20€ or an equivalent. The maximum amount for withdrawal depends on the payment method you use. If the requested amount exceeds the limit of a particular payment system, the amount will be withdrawn in installments.
12.2 The Casino reserves the right to check your identity prior to processing payouts and to hold withdrawals for the time needed to check your identity. In case you provide false Personal Data, the withdrawal can be refused and the Player Account terminated, of which you will be informed by email.
12.3 If you withdraw up to €500, our administration team may choose to verify your identity.
12.4 If you withdraw more than €500, you are obliged to verify your identity.
12.5 If the total amount of money you have withdrawn from your account is more than €2000, you are obliged to verify your identity.
12.6 The documents you will need in order to verify your account will vary and are dependent on the situation.
12.7 The Website supports payouts via Original Credit Transfer (OCT) from Visa and via Payment Transfer from Mastercard. Additional requirements are that the respective credit card is not a corporate credit card and the card is issued in a supported country.
12.8 For Visa, the following countries are not supported: USA, Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore.
12.9 For Mastercard, only the following countries are supported: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and United Kingdom.
12.10 Please note that even for supported countries the Casino is not able to guarantee successful credit card payment processing in all cases, since banks issuing credit cards may block or reject such transactions at their own discretion.
12.11 The internal operating currency of the Website is Euro. Due to this fact, in case you transact in other currencies, the amount deducted from your credit card may be insignificantly higher than displayed at the time of transaction due to currency conversions on the side of your bank and/or the Casino's payment processing system.
12.12 All Bank Transfer payouts are processed within three (3) banking days. Please mind that you will not be able to request a Bank Transfer for USD payouts.
12.13 The maximum amount you can withdraw is €3000 in one day, €6000 in one week, and €15000 in one month. These limits can be raised for VIP players in specific cases.
12.14 If you win more than €15,000, the Casino reserves the right to divide the payout into monthly instalments of maximum €15,000 until the full amount is paid out. All progressive jackpot wins will be paid in full.
12.15 Finally, please keep in mind the Casino is not a financial institution. Your account will thus not bear any interests and no conversion or exchange services will be offered at any time.
13. Dormant Accounts
13.1 An inactive (dormant) account is a Player Account which a player has not logged into or logged out of for twelve (12) consecutive months. If your Player Account is deemed to be inactive, the Casino reserves the right to charge a monthly administrative fee of €10 or the equivalent in another currency (or the current balance of your account, if less) as long as the balance of your account remains positive.
13.2 You authorise the Casino to debit this fee from your Player Account on the beginning of the month following the day on which your account is deemed inactive, and on the beginning of every subsequent month that your account remains inactive. The Casino will stop deducting the fee if the account balance is zero or if the account is re-activated.
14.1 You are free to contact our customer service team according to the instructions found on the Website to give us any complaints regarding our services.
14.2 Complaints are handled in the support department and escalated in the organisation of the Casino in the case that support personnel did not solve the case immediately. You shall be informed about the state of the complaint to a reasonable level.
14.3 If the dispute is not resolved on the casino management level, you can contact any independent body, gaming authority or the licensing regulator listed on the Website.
14.4 In the event of any dispute, you agree that the server logs and records shall act as the final authority in determining the outcome of any claim. You agree that in the unlikely event of a disagreement between the result that appears on your screen and the game server, the result that was logged on the game server will prevail, and you acknowledge and agree that our records will be the final authority in determining the terms and circumstances of your participation in the relevant online gaming activity and the results of this participation.
14.5 When we wish to contact you regarding such a dispute, we will do so by using any of the contact details provided in your Player Account.
15. General bonus policy
15.1 If a Player comes to the site via a promotion with an additional bonus (more than 100% deposit bonus, more than 20 free spins), this additional bonus is added to the first deposit according to the rules of the welcome bonus, separately from the welcome bonus. For example, if a promotion offers 50 free spins, a Player will receive 20 free spins as part of their welcome bonus, and 30 separate free spins. The game in which additional free spins can be used is chosen at the operator’s discretion.
15.2 There are restrictions on the maximum stake which can be placed when wagering a bonus. By default, the maximum stakes are as follows: 5 USD, 5 EUR, 150 UAH, 7.5 CAD, 50 NOK, 300 RUB, 0.0015 BTC, 8 NZD, 8 AUD, unless the conditions of a bonus state otherwise.
15.3 The maximum amount which can be withdrawn from any winnings gained using free spins is as follows: 50 EUR, 50 USD, 6000 JPY, 80 CAD, 500 NOK, 3800 RUB, 0.017 BTC, 0.50 BCH, 2.20 LTC, 0.70 ETH, 85 NZD, 80 AUD, or 26800 DOG, unless the conditions of a bonus state otherwise.
15.4 Winnings gained from any free spins must be wagered 15 times within 7 days of receiving them, unless the conditions of a bonus state otherwise.
15.5 All free spins must be activated in Player profiles. Free spins can only be activated during a certain period of time, which is specified in the rules of the relevant offer. Once this period expires, they will be invalid.
15.6 Although our bonuses are available to all of our Players, restrictions in a Player’s country of residence may mean that bonuses are unavailable to them. No bonuses are available to Players from Sweden.
15.7 Bonus abuse by Players is not permitted. The following ratio of deposits with bonuses in relation to deposits without bonuses is deemed as abuse: 70% of deposits with bonuses if 5 to 9 deposits have been made; 50% of deposits with bonuses if 10 or more deposits have been made. In the event of such abuse, the Casino reserves the right to prohibit Players from receiving any bonuses and cancel any winnings obtained using bonus funds both during wagering and after it.
15.8 Players are strictly forbidden from employing any strategies when using active bonuses to fulfill wagering requirements. If a Player is found to have employed such strategies, or the Casino has reasonable grounds to believe that a Player has been using a bonus solely for financial gain, the Casino reserves the right to revoke the winnings of such Players.
15.9 When wagering bonuses, Players must first place bets with real money, only after which they can start to use any bonus funds.
15.10 Players have the right to cancel any bonus without wagering it. Doing so will not incur any loss of funds on the Player’s part.
15.11 Only one bonus can be activated at any one time. Deposit bonuses cannot be combined.
15.12 Players have the right to refuse to receive any bonuses from the Casino.
15.13 The following games cannot be played with an active bonus: 300 Shields, Adventure Palace, Aliens, Avalon, Avalon II, Beautiful Bones, Big Bang, Bloodsuckers, Book of Dead, Castle Builder, Castle Builder II, Champion of the Track, Cool Buck, Dead or Alive, Devil's Delight, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, Dragon Ship, Eggomatic, Forsaken Kingdom, Gems Odyssey, Gems Odyssey 92, Golden Legend, Guns N' Roses, Happy Halloween, High Society, Holiday Season, Hot Ink, Hugo 2, Immortal Romance, Jack Hammer, Jack Hammer 2, Jackpot 6000, Jimi Hendrix, Kings of Chicago, Loaded, Lucky Angler, Medusa, Medusa II, Mega Joker, Moon Princess, Multifruit 81, Ninja, Ozwin’s Jackpots, Peek-a-Boo, Pimped, Pinocchio, Playboy, Pocket Dice, Queen of Gold, Ragnarok, Reactoonz, Riches of RA, Robin Hood: Shifting Riches, Royal Masquerade, Scarab Treasure, Scrooge, Sea Hunter, Secret of the Stones, Simsalabim, Spectacular Wheel of Wealth, Stardust, Super Nudge 6000, Terminator 2, The Reel Steal, The Wish Master, Thunderstruck, Thunderstruck II, Tomb Raider, Tomb Raider Secret of the Sword, Tower Quest, Untamed Bengal Tiger, Untamed Crowned Eagle, Untamed Giant, Panda, Untamed Wolf Pack, Vikings Go Berzerk, Wheel of Wealth, Wheel of Wealth, Special Edition, Who SpunIt Plus, Zombies, as well as all jackpot slots and all slots from EGT.
15.14 For all table games, live dealer games, classic slots, and video poker, 5% of a Player’s stake contributes towards the wagering requirement.
15.15 All withdrawal requests for winnings acquired using bonus funds will be reviewed before they are approved. Depending on the results of this procedure, the Casino reserves the right to ask Players to confirm both their personal and payment details.
15.16 The Casino reserves the right to cancel any bonuses or winnings, as well as to confiscate any funds left on a Player’s account if these funds have been obtained unfairly or by breaking these rules.
15.17 All of our bonus offers are limited to one bonus per person, family, home address, email address, IP address, phone number, account number, credit or debit card, e-wallet number, payment system account (Neteller, Skrill, etc.), electronic device (computer, mobile phone, tablet, etc.) only.
15.18 Any winnings gained from using bonus funds can only be withdrawn once the wagering requirement has been met.
15.19 The following restrictions apply to all bonuses: minimum deposit requirement, maximum bonus value, wagering requirements, maximum stake when wagering, and bonus lifetime, unless stated otherwise (for further information, please see the description of each individual bonus).
16. General tournament rules
16.1 Wagering on table games do not count towards the promotion.
16.2 Only real money wagering count.
16.3Min bet value: 0.5 EUR, 0.5 USD, 0.65 CAD, 0.75 AUD, 0.75 NZD, 5 NOK, 40 RUB, 60 JPY, 0.0015 BCH, 0.00007 BTC, 0.0028 ETH, 0.006 LTC, 11500 DOG.
16.4 The winners will be officially declared by the end of the period and the prizes will be paid out on the next 48 hours.
16.5 The player has to confirm his/her participation by clicking on the bottom 'Participate'.
16.6 Prizes are bonuses and free spins and the bonus wager multiplier: x5 unless the conditions of a tournament state otherwise. If you have played in the currency that is different from EUR you will receive the EUR equivalent prize in your currency.
16.7 Accounts which are closed at the time when the promotion ends will not be paid.
16.8 The tournament is running from Wednesday 00:01 UTC to end of Tuesday 23:59 UTC during the dates which are shown on the tournament page.
16.9 We will be sending updates about the tournament by e-mail. Player needs to have enabled the option to receive 'our promotions' in profile.
16.10 The leaderboard is updated in real time.
16.11 All players who have made at least 1 deposits are able to participate in the promotion unless the conditions of a tournament state otherwise.
16.12 All players who have made at least 1 deposits are able to participate in the promotion unless the conditions of a tournament state otherwise.
The following options for selecting winners are available:
by "Bet" - The winner is the one with the biggest sum of bets (in money equivalent).
by "Win" - The winner is the one with the highest win throughout the Tournament's duration. All the wins are summed up.
by "Rate" - The winner is the one with the highest ratio of win amount to bet amount.
by "Spin" - The winner is the one who made the most bets, regardless of bet size.
by "Points" - The winner is the one who accrues more points during the tournament.
The game mechanics will be mentioned on the tournament page.