Terms and conditions


Last change on: 08.06.2018

Version: 1.6


INTRODUCTION

1.1 Welcome to the MeridianBet. We offer a global gambling products and services.

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before you start to use any section of the Website. By opening an account with us, you agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions of use which apply to the applicable Products available on the Website from time to time.

Subsequent Changes in Terms of Use

1.2 We reserve the right to amend our Terms of Use on any occasion, either due to regulatory compliance guidelines, commercial reasons or enhanced customer experience. Prior to processing with any such changes and putting them into effect, we will ensure any material change thereof is communicated to you, using the most convenient channel at each instance (via email, inbox message or website notice).

Your acceptance of the changed Terms of Use is constitutional part of new Terms of Use commencement.

Although we will leave as much prior notice as reasonable feasible for the purpose, you are strongly advised to check for the updates in Terms of Use and to make sure you acknowledged and agreed on significant changes made. Please bear in mind we may, at our discretion, approach You via the stated channels in order to obtain Your consent on changed Terms of Use, by clicking “yes”, “I accept” or checking the tick box. Your continued use of our Website, after the message on amended Terms of Use had been delivered, will be deemed as acceptance of the amended Terms of Use. Should you find any subsequent change in Terms of Use unacceptable, you are in disposal of the account closing option. Our up-to-date Terms of Use can be accessed at any time from the Terms and Conditions link located at the footer section of the Website.

 


BETTING PROCEDURES 

2.1 Meridianbet reserve the right to change, amend or add to these rules as they see fit by giving no further notice.

2.1.1 A client is deemed to have accepted these rules by placing a bet with Meridianbet.

2.2. .According to these Rules, the Company organizes special Games of Chance – in which Betting on Event could be organize in accordance with the Law.

2.2.1. The Event is every future uncertain competition with measurable outcome; 

2.2.2.  Betting is investment, payment of money to the predicted outcome of the Event on which, in accordance with the Law, betting can be organized; the Betting includes collection of stakes from Customers under the conditions proposed by the Company,  

2.2.3 The purpose of betting is predicting Outcome of the Event domestically and abroad which the Meridianbet offers to Betting participants.  

2.2.4. Offer represent the list of Events and their outcome with odds published on the website, which the Company proposes for Betting. 

2.2.5. All persons over 18 years of age, who accepts these Rules can participate in Betting on Events, regardless of the gender, residence, nationality or any other physical or social feature. 

It is forbidden for the underage persons to open the betting account.  

Company employees can not participate in Betting, as well as other persons prohibited by the Law.  

2.2.6. Services that Meridianbet provides to Customers are based on a fair relationship and efficient services of Betting on Events through online betting.

The Customers are obligated to uphold the rules of conscientiousness and fairness during Betting.

The Customer is Participant in Betting, the individual who accepted these Rules, fulfills legal conditions for participating and takes part in Betting by investing money.

2.2.7. With participating in Betting on Events, the Customer accepts these Rules in general, all rights and obligations which are determined by the Law. 

In case of disputes, the final decision is adopted by the Company. 

In case of any kind of dispute between the Customer and the Meridianbet which could not be solved in peaceful way, jurisdiction is established of the Courts in Malta. 

2.2.8. Betting is performed according to the Meridianbet‘s Offer, which contains Events, types of Betting and Quotes. The List of Offers represents the complete offer that is present at one moment on the webpage of the Meridianbet.  

In case of Error in published Odds, Betting will proceed at real Odds in the moment of Betting.

Player fills out the ticket with the prediction of Events, on which he indicates all important elements needed for the participation in Betting. 

2.2.9.Deposits for participation in Betting are received through the website, and Meridianbet reserves the right not to accept complete or partial Betting at any moment without providing any explanation.

Stake or deposit represent invested money in domestic currency which Customer pays to predict the Outcome of the Event.

Outcome is result of the Event for which, according to the Law, the Company organizes Betting and determines odds.

Odd - number which is multiplied with the Stake to calculate potential Total Return. 

Half odds: It is calculated in the following way: HO=OT/ 2 + 0.5 ,HO - half odds and OT - odds on ticket. 

Divides odds: Number which is multiplied with direct Odds to calculate payment for the placement, it is related only to tournament betting;

2.3. Meridianbet reserves the right to establish limitations: minimum stake, maximum stake, maximum payouts and maximum Odds for winnings per ticket. 

Meridianbet will announce the minimum and maximum amount of pay-ins and payouts on the website before each round of Betting. 

Meridianbet reserves the right to change any of these limitations, at any moment, for competitions and individual participants in Betting. 

If a mix includes several Events with different limitations on maximum stake, then the amount of the maximum stake in this mix will be determined as minimum value.

The amount of maximum payout for the Customer per combination is set by the league, sport or competition limit. 

2.4. Customers have the responsibility to respect the rule about a minimum number of matches for every type of the game, which will be posted in the Offer by the Meridianbet. 

In case of violation of Rules from paragraph 1 of this article, and in case when the minimum amount of deposit per combination is not fulfilled, ticket will be void and the Customer will be refunded.  

2.5. There is no possibility to place bets for the same match in one combination several times unless the Meridianbet determines otherwise in certain cases. 

If a combination indicates the same Event several time, the combination is considered void, and the Customer will be refunded. 

There is no possibility to repeat the same combination on several tickets. 

The same combination is considered as repeated if at least three Events on the ticket are not different. 

In case of violation of Rules, each repeated ticket will be void and the Customer will be refunded.  

2.6 The situation when instead of the odds on the ticket, odd 1 is calculated ( for example: postponed match, cancelled match, incorrect event) is Void Betting.

The series of the same or similar bets placed on the same day on the website by one or more Customers where the Meridianbet suspects that they are associated to avoid limitations established by these Rules, can be recognized as a Associated Betting.

In case of Associated Betting, the Meridianbet will declare tickets Void and the Customer who takes participating will be refunded for the tickets.

The Meridianbet shall declare the betting void in any other case when the Customer acts contrary to these Rules and current laws and bylaws, and in case of errors of the Meridianbet.   

2.7. Payments can be made until the beginning of the first Event marked on the ticket, except in case when the Meridianbet indicates otherwise, including the cases of Live Betting and Empty Bet. 

Date and time of the beginning of the Event which is posted in the Offer is only to be considered as information. The beginning of the Event is the time posted in the Official Information Sources. 

In a situation when the payment is performed for the Events that have started, except for Live Betting, or are completed, the Meridianbet has the right to calculate such bets with the odds of 1 for such Events, except in cases when the Meridianbet decides otherwise. 

2.8. Winning combination is the one in which there is are no missed picks, under the conditions it does not include void betting, in which case the Meridianbet has no obligation to pay the winnings, merely to return the stake. 

2.9 Winnings are paid out to the Customers through bank transfer of funds to the Customer’s account.

2.9.1 The Company guarantees the payout of winnings during the Betting on Events.

2.9.2 Payout will be executed immediately after the announcement of official Outcomes, at the latest within 15 days from the day of the announcement of official Outcomes if there are disputable Outcomes. 

2.10.   Total return is total profit of a Customer as a result of Betting, including the Stake.

2.10.1 The amount the Customer has earned by Betting: Gross Winning minus the Stake, is representing Net Winning- Earning.

2.10.2 Daily return can be profit from tickets which are accepted or paid on the same calendar day.

2.10.3 Returning the Stake to the Customer, in case that Betting was not valid for any reason, we call it Refund.

2.11 The Official Outcome of the Event is the Outcome achieved on the sports court in the regular course of the game and published in the Official Information Sources. 

Overtime and penalties are not considered the regular course of the game, as well as additional results modifications (for example: Disqualification and so on), unless the Meridianbet indicates otherwise.

The result of the Event or the match are valid regardless of the fact who is host of the Event. 

2.11.1 Official Information Sources: 1) official website of the organizer; 2) official website of the host; 3) official site of the home team; 4) official site of the away team. Live score internet sites are not official and relevant during settling of the Events. If different information occur, the official information is the result which is the primary in quoted hierarchy (primary the official site of the organizer, then official site of the host …) 

2.12. Favorite: Team or a player that according to the Company has a bigger chance to win (odds on  the favorite’s win are lower); 

2.12.1.Outsider - Team or a player that according to Company has a smaller chance to win (odds on  the outsider’s win are higher); 

2.12.2.Home - Team or a Player which is first listed in the Offer (mark 1.) – not necessarily the host of the Event; 

2.12.3.Away- Team or Player which is second listed in the Offer (mark 2.) - not necessarily the guest of the Event;

2.12.4.Turnament: Competition-championship involving a large number of competitors, all participating in the competition for the best placement; 

2.12.5. Placement: Related only to Betting on Tournaments, where the number of valid placements is declared by the Meridianbet (for example: first, second, third place) and the Customer profits if his selection won the placement he was betting for and which Meridianbet predicted for winnings. 

2.13. In Play

This is type of betting where customer bets on some Event while it is in running .There is possibility to bet on all sports and Events already mentioned in this text.

Schedule for live betting is susceptible to change due to change in broadcast schedule.

Live betting may be interrupted in the course of play due to any kind of failure to follow the broadcast or for any other technical reason. 

All bets which are accepted until the moment of interruption are valid.

In live betting, on all sports and events at the moment of interruption following rule applies:

All bets will be settled as void on matches that are Abandoned/Postponed/Rearranged to play, unless the match is rescheduled to play within the following calendar day of the original starting time.

All bets which are concluded will be settled according to the result that was achieved at the abandoned moment.

Bets whose outcome may not be changed are valid. Example (if the match is interrupted at result 2:1 bet at 0-2 goals is unwinning , bet at 3+ goals is winning and bet at 4+ goals is counted with quote 1) Meridianbet can offer a bet which is not in standard offer if its outcome can be measured and if there is a clear source in which we can read result of such a bet.

In case of error, all tickets will be settled with Odds offered in the general market at the time the bet was placed.

2.14. Empty bet

Empty bet is a form of betting where the Customer comes up with game on which he wants to bet and suggests it to the Meridianbet.

If suggested game is related to some Event which is not in Offer and has not started yet, but the game is defined, according to Meridian rules such a game completely belongs to standard rules.

If suggested game is related to some Event which started in the moment of placing bets, such a bet belongs to live betting.

Customer can offer a bet which is not in standard offer if outcome of that bet can be measured and if there is a clear source in which we can read result such a bet.

2.14.1 Meridianbet has the right to offer some other sports and Events if theirs outcome is clearly measurable and if there are clearly results. Terms under that bets are accepted are the same as rules for standard bets and Meridianbet can interrupt Betting if there are some unpredictable circumstances that could not be avoided or removed and in which Meridianbet could not have any effect under procedure defined by law.

2.14.2. In case of error, Meridianbet has right to announce that outcome (result, match) as void for all types of game or to stop payment until the end of the debate (including judicial).

For liability to the participants, Meridianbet uses all his means.

Meridianbet has right to change Odds published in the offer at any moment.

Odds at the moment of payment (written on tickets) are valid for both, Meridianbet and Customer except in case of error.

Betting conditions (odds, coefficient, totals, limits on multiple betting and similar) can be change after each Betting, but terms of previous Betting stays unchanged.

2.14.3. These rules will be clearly published at internet site.

It is considered that every Customer is familiar with these Rules and accepts it without any reserve.

2.14.4. These Rules could be changed according to the same procedure that applies to their adoption.

Customers are notified about Rules changes with appropriate noticement published on internet site.

Changes and supplements are valid from the date which stands in noticement.

Stakes which are accepted started with date marked in noticement fall under the changed rules.

Terms of earlier received stakes will remain unchanged.     

2.15. Placing Bets

2.15.1 A bet shall be deemed void if it is not transmitted in full.

2.15.2 A number of bets may be treated as being one when a client places multiple copies of the same bet. Meridianbet reserves the right to void bets where there may be evidence of collusion between two or more clients.

2.15.3 Meridianbet reserves the right to refuse any bet or part of a bet without giving a reason at any time.

2.15.4 The minimum bet is EUR 0.1.

2.15.5 Where a client gives ambiguous instructions Meridianbet reserves the right to split the total staked between the potential outcomes. Where this is impractical Meridianbet reserves the right to void the bet. In either instance the decision of the company is final.

2.15.6 Multiple bets are accepted, however no such bet can be accepted where the result of one, influences the outcome of another (see Rule 7 â€" Related Bets).

2.15.7 All prices are subject to variation and become fixed at the time a bet is placed.

2.15.8 Meridianbet reserves the right to refuse any bet without explanation.

2.15.9 Bets will be accepted up to the advertised start time. If a bet is inadvertently accepted which includes an event after its start time, Meridianbet reserve the right to void any affected.

2.15.10 Handicap value is always added to Home Team/Player.

2.15.11 Maximum Payout per Ticket is 12.000 EUR for all Ticket Containing Premier League, Seria A, Bundesliga, Primera, France Ligue 1, Champions League and Europa League, and if a Ticket contains at least 1 Match from any Other League and Sport, maximum payout is 5000 EUR (or currency equivalent).

2.16. Ante post bets are those placed at prices on named selections taking part in an event before it has started. Bets are accepted all in, run or not, entered or not, which means that should your selection fail to take part in an event, the bet is a loser unless our rules for an individual sport specifically state otherwise.

2.17. Top Team Goalscorers - Goals scored in 90 minutes and extra-time does not count. Penalty shootout goals do not count. Dead-heat rules apply. This market is for the whole tournament, not just for the group stage.

2.17.2. Season Match Bets – Bets will be settled on final league position, play offs do not count. Point’s deductions will count for season match bets.

2.17.3 Outright bets – Bets on the same teams to win multiple competitions will not be accepted, if taken in error bets will be settled at a special price. Point’s deductions will count in all outright betting.

2.17.4. Pre-match

All bets selected with pre-match prices taken from Meridianbet will be accepted up until the start time displayed in offer list. 

Payment can be made until the beginning of the first Event marked on ticket, except in case when the Meridianbet indicates different, as in the case Live Betting and Free Game.

Date and time of the Event beginning which is posted in the Offer is informal. As beginning of the Event is taken time posted at Official Informing Sources.

In the situation when payment is done on Events which have already started or finished, except for Live Betting, Meridianbet reserves the right to settle that bets as Odd 1, except in cases when Meridianbet issued different.

If Meridianbet is offering prices In Play on the match, the selection will accepted at the current price quoted.

Where Meridianbet has reason to believe that a bet is placed after the outcome of an event is known, or after the selected participant or team has gained a material advantage (e.g. a score, sending off for the other team etc.) Meridianbet reserves the right to void the bet.

2.17.5. Abandoned Matches/Postponed/Rearranged Matches

All bets will be void on matches that are Abandoned/Postponed/Rearranged to play, unless the match is rescheduled to play within the following two calendar days of the original starting time, or unless our rules for an individual sport specifically state otherwise.

2.18. Closed Game- Closed game is considered to be the bet where the final result cannot not be changed until the end of the match. 

2.19. Promotion – If a team is removed from a league or liquidated, bets on that team will be void. If this happens before the start of the season the whole market will be void and a new book will be opened. Point’s deductions will count in Promotion markets. Play offs do count.

2.19. Bonus

2.19.1 The bonus money part of the stake is not included in any returns.

2.19.2 The bonus account money cannot be exchanged for the real account balance.

2.10.3.   Bonus Account: Each Customer on the site has a Bonus Account collecting the bonus money through participation in different marketing or bonus activities of the Meridianbet. The customer uses the funds from this account for bonus tickets. The winnings of the bonus ticket is equal to the total return minus the bonus amount and is transferred to the current account of the customer. 


AGE RESTRICTIONS

3.1 Meridianbet only accepts bets from clients over the age of 18. The right to void any transactions with minors or defaulters is reserved.


CUSTOMER DISPUTES

4.1 Meridianbet cannot be held responsible for any typing or error in offering odds other than those intended. In the event that this occurs, Meridianbet reserves the right to either void any affected bets or to correct the error.


BET SETTLEMENT

5.1 All winning bets will be settled at the prices shown on Meridianbet at the time the bet was accepted. This does not include errors *or any post-game disputes by either team that alters the final outcome of a game at a later point.

5.2 A number of circumstances may arise where a bet or wager is accepted, or a payment is made, by us in error. A non-exhaustive list of such circumstances is as follows:

5.2.1 where we mis-state any odds or terms of a bet or gaming wager to You as a result of error or omission in inputting the information or setting up a market, or as a result of a computer malfunction;

5.2.2 where we have made a “palpable error'. A palpable error occurs where: 

5.2.2.1 in relation to bets placed prior to an event taking place, the prices/terms offered are materially different from those available in the general market; or

6.2.2.2 in relation to any event, the price/terms offered at the time the bet is placed are clearly incorrect given the probability of the event occurring;

*A error could be any incorrect information published in regard to an event. For example, incorrectly (reversed) setup handicap, wrong team/teams/participants, incorrect deadlines or errors etc.


6 COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS

6.1 The Product may be used only for lawful purposes and in a lawful manner. The Customer agrees to comply with all applicable laws, statutes and regulations regarding the Product and any bets placed on or via the Product.


7. NO WARRANTY

7.1 We will endeavor to provide the Product using our reasonable skill and care. We make no further warranty or representation, whether express or implied, in relation to the Product. All implied warranties or conditions of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose, completeness or accuracy are hereby excluded.

7.2 We make no warranty that the Product will meet the Customer’s requirements or will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Meridianbet.com website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials or as to results or the accuracy of any information obtained by the Customer through the Product.

7.3 In the event of systems or errors relating to the generation of random numbers, bet settlement or other element of the Product, we will not be liable to the Customer as a result of any such errors and we reserve the right to void all bets on the draws in question.


8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

8.1 The Customer agrees that the use of the Product is at their own risk.

8.2 We shall not be liable in contract, tort, negligence, or otherwise, for any loss or damage whatsoever arising from or in any way connected with the Customer’s use of the Product, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, damage for loss of business, loss of profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or any other pecuniary or consequential loss (even where we have been notified by the Customer of the possibility of such loss or damage).

8.3 We will not be responsible or liable to the Customer for any loss of content or material uploaded or transmitted through the Product and the Customer confirms that we shall not be liable to the Customer or any third party for any modification to, suspension of or discontinuance of the Product.


9. INDEMNITY

9.1 You agree fully to indemnify, defend and hold us, and our officers, directors, employees, agents and suppliers, harmless immediately on demand, from and against all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of the Conditions by you or any other liabilities arising out of your use of the Product or use by any other person accessing the Product using your user identification.


10. TERMINATION

10.1 We may terminate your account (including your username and password) if we believe that you have breached any of these Conditions or acted in a manner inconsistent with the spirit of any of them or for any reason we discontinue to provide the Product.

10.2 You acknowledge that we do not have to give you prior notice of any such termination.


11. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

11.1 You acknowledge and agree that all copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the Meridianbet.com betting service shall remain at all times vested in us or our licensors. You are permitted to use this material only as expressly authorized by us or our licensors.

11.2 You acknowledge and agree that the material and content contained within the Meridianbet.com website and provided as part of the Product is made available for your personal non-commercial use only and that you may download such material and content onto only one computer hard drive for such purpose. Any other use of such material and content is strictly prohibited. You agree not to (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to) copy, reproduce, transmit, publish, display, distribute, commercially exploit, tamper with or create derivative works of such material and content.


12. REGISTRATION/MAINTAINING BETTING ACCOUNT

12.1 The company reserves the right to rectify errors when preparing account balances. The company will inform the respective users of the corrections immediately.

12.2 The company reserves the right to exclude users with false particulars from participating in the games offered and to refuse them the payment of any winnings. On the company's request, the user is obliged to produce an official document showing his photo, proving his identity (a passport copy, driver's license or identity card).

12.3 Every user may hold only one account. Users already registered are not allowed to register as new users under another name or with another e-mail address. If a user violates this rule, the company is entitled to cancel any bets placed as well as to cancel any FreeBets booked into the respective account.

12.4 In case of suspected manipulations or fraud, and in case of any violation of these Terms and Conditions, in particular the multiple simultaneous participation in games and the opening of several accounts, the company may exclude the respective user from placing further bets and from participating in other games. Any criminal or suspicious activities may be reported to the appropriate authorities. In such a case, the company will pay the user any real money balance in his betting account after deducting a handling charge of 10%, provided that this has been acquired in a lawful manner. FreeBets or winnings that may have resulted from FreeBets, which were not acquired in a lawful manner, will be void.

12.5 Each client is allowed only one account number and only one account may use the same IP address and computer. You are allowed ONLY ONE ACCOUNT per person, family, household, address, email address, telephone number, debit/ credit account number and shared computer e.g. school, public library or workplace. If you have more than one account, all winnings and bonuses will be VOID, accounts suspended and closed.Meridianbet.com will act as the arbitrator or any dispute involving Meridianbet.com and any other party. However should any dispute not be resolved to your satisfaction you have the right to file a complaint with Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) via email support.mga@mga.org.mt.


12.6 YOUR OBLIGATION AS A PLAYER

You hereby declare and warrant that:

12.6.1 You are over 18 years of age or such higher minimum legal age of majority as stipulated in the jurisdiction of Your residence and, under the laws applicable to You, legally allowed to participate in the Games offered on the Website.

12.6.2 You participate in the Games strictly in your personal non-professional capacity for recreational and entertainment reasons only;

12.6.3 You participate in the Games on your own behalf and not on behalf of any other person;

12.6.4 All information that You provide to Meridianbet.com during the term of validity of this agreement is true, complete, and correct, and that You shall immediately notify Meridianbet.com of any change of such information;

12.6.5 You are solely responsible for reporting and accounting for any taxes applicable to You under relevant laws for any winnings that You receive from Meridianbet.com;

12.6.6 All money that You deposit into Your Gaming Account are not tainted with any illegality and, in particular, do not originate form any illegal activity or source;

12.6.7 You understand that by participating in the Games you take the risk of losing money deposited into Your Gaming Account;


13.7 PROTECTION OF CUSTOMER FUNDS

We are required by British Gambling Commission licence to inform customers about what happens to funds which we hold on account for you, and the extent to which funds are protected in the event of insolvency www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk.

Customer funds are kept in accounts separate from business accounts but they would form part of the assets of the business in the event of insolvency. This meets the Gambling Commission’s requirement for the segregation of customer funds at the level: basic segregation.


14. PAYMENT METHODS

14.1 The company reserves the right to charge a handling fee for any transaction made. Any handling fee - if applicable - will be billed to the respective user during the course of the transaction.

Bank Transfer: 1€

Minimum daily deposit: 1€

Maximum daily deposit: 10000€

Minimum daily withdrawal: 30€

Maximum daily withdrawal: 10000€

Maximum weekly withdrawal: 15000€

Standard bank transfer (3-5 working days) – No transfer fee

Fast Bank Transfer - withdrawal on the same day (fee up to 75€ - non SEPA countries)


14.2 Charge-backs and Fraud

The Customer hereby agree, if bear any charge backs or reversals or other costs associated with your account, we reserve the right to charge you for these amounts incurred.

We may restrict the Customer access to Meridianbet, suspend or terminate your account, withdraw your offers for bets, void any bets outstanding to your account, cancel any unmatched bets or cancel and void any outstanding or matched bets in our absolute discretion without cause at any time including if:

- we suspect that the Customer is engaging in illegal or fraudulent activity;

- we suspect that he Customer have (or may have) breached any part of this Agreement;

- we suspect he Customer is acting in a manner that is detrimental to the conduct of our business or which may result in legal liability for Customer, us or third parties;

- we suspect that the Customer may be having difficulties obtaining credit; or

- we have the right to do so as set out in our  Sportsbook Rules and Regulations.

Meridianbet reserves the right to seek criminal or other sanctions against the Customer if we suspect you have engaged in fraudulent, dishonest or criminal acts and we will disclose such information to the relevant authorities or other relevant third parties (for example, payment service providers) as may be necessary in this regard.

The Customer undertake that all money that you deposit in your account is untainted with any illegality and, in particular, does not originate from any illegal activity or source


15. RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING

15.1 If it turns out that a user has opened several accounts and has placed the same bet on them contrary to the General Terms and Conditions, the winning limit applies to the total of the winnings gained from these bets.

15.2 The Website is designed for amusement purposes and for personal use. If you have ever been diagnosed with any form of compulsive gambling disorder, you are prohibited from participating in any real money games at the Website. If you feel that you have a problem with compulsive or habitual gambling, please seek professional help, and avoid this, and any other gambling site. The Website supports responsible gaming.

15.3 You may limit your spending on the Website by setting your own limits. All exclusion options except Permanent account closure are available on Personal Limits Page under Your Account settings.


16. PAYING OUT

16.1 Before the first out payment of a real money credit balance from a betting account, the user must send a complete and legible copy of an official document showing his photo, proving his identity. With this copy of the official document, the company will check the personal data during registration (in particular the name and the date of birth). In case of discrepancies, the bets placed by the user will be cancelled and winnings will not be paid out to the user, unless the user proves his right to the balance on his betting account in another way. If it turns out that a user has opened several accounts, the company may refuse the payment of balances on these accounts (with the exception of the legitimately acquired balance - less a handling fee of 10% on the account first opened).

16.2 Members of groups of players must regulate their legal relationships exclusively amongst themselves. The payment of winnings will only be effected in the name of the respective account holder.

16.3 The user agrees to disclose information related to his/her bank account, from which the bets would be made. The user agrees that this information may be used by the company for the purpose of transferring money back to the user.

16.4 The company reserves the right to change the payment method in individual cases (e.g. by issuing refunds to credit cards).

16.5 Meridianbet.com may not be held liable for any changes to payout amounts as a result of exchange rates.

16.6 Meridianbet.com will carry out additional verification procedures for any payout suspecting as high- risk payout.

16.7 A Dormant Account shall mean a Gaming Account that has been inactive for a period of 30 (thirty) months or more ("Dormant Account"). A Dormant Player means a Player who has a Dormant Account ("Dormant Player"). We shall endeavor to return the money to the Player whose account has become Dormant and should our endeavors prove unsuccessful the monies in the Dormant Account will be deposited with Malta Gaming Authority (MGA).

16.8 Your account should not be used as a banking facility and deposits should only be made with a view to using funds to place bets. Should you make repeated deposits and withdrawals without commensurate bets being placed, we reserve the right to pass on to your accounts, without prior notice, any bank charges we have incurred before closing the account.


 


 

17. COOKIES POLICY 

17.1 What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that store information about mobile users and / or clients who use MeridianBet site. Its aim is to determine the preferences of our users to navigate our site. With them, we take care to evaluate user settings and therefore are used as indicators of how to improve our services, as has already been said.

17.2 The security measures taken for data collection

In order to improve our site navigation and offer a better service, please note that we use cookies that are installed on our website.

To ensure safety measures our platform, we use security systems that enable the preservation of the integrity and confidentiality of the data collected during the process of data transfer.

Cookies are commonly used to improve and enhance the user experience. Some of the cakes we use are essential for the site to work.

17.3 MeridianBet uses cookies for the following reasons:

- In order to prevent deception, fraud and money laundering, we may disclose your information and betting history to third parties, including but not limited to, all relevant regulators, toys and sporting bodies, financial institutions and law enforcement agencies or other bodies that deal with investigation of alleged violations.

- to authenticate and identify you on our websites and applications so that we can provide you with the services you request;

- to allow to log on to the Internet and to check if your computer is still logged in to the same session while you browse from page to page. Sana on our websites;

- for "analytical" purposes such as Track user / consumer search patterns on the site and to build a profile for a customized browser experience for you.

If you want to delete all cookies already stored on your computer or stop the cookies that keep track of your cruises forms on the website, you can do so by deleting existing cookies and / or change the privacy settings of your browser (the monitoring process will vary from browser to browser). If you want more information on how to disable cookies or change your privacy settings, please visit vvv.allaboutcookies.org. 'Help' search feature to keep in mind that it is working.


18. LEGAL DISPUTE

18.1 Only the original English version of all regulations is valid in any legal dispute.

18.2 Players are entitled to refer any complaint they might have to Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) by sending an e-mail to support.mga@mga.org.mt .

18.3 If Meridian Gaming is unable to settle the dispute, Meridian Gaming will refer the dispute to an arbiter, such as the Independent Betting Adjudication Service (IBAS), whose decision will be final (save in respect of any manifest error) subject to full representation given to all parties involved. No dispute regarding any bet/wager will result in litigation, court action or objection to a bookmaker’s licence or permit (including any remote operator’s licence or personal licence) unless Meridian Gaming fails to implement the decision given by arbitration. IBAS are approved by The Gambling Commission to act as an independent Alternative Dispute Resolution entity. This service is free to customers. Operator is required to keep records of all complaints that are not resolved at the first stage of the complaints procedure and the results of all disputes referred to the ADR are required to be reported to the Gambling Commission.

The EU Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) is a web-based platform developed by the European Commission that allows customers and operators to handle disputes online. For further information on ODR, Click here.

18.4 For further information on IBAS, Click here.


19. CANCELATION, TERMINATION, SUSPENSION AND BREACH (TERMS APPLICABLE TO ALL BETS)

19..1 Without restricting our ability to rely on other remedies that may be available to us, we may restrict your access to the Site, suspend or terminate your account or cancel any unmatched bets in our absolute discretion without cause at any time, including (without limitation) if:

We suspect that you are engaging in illegal, fraudulent or dishonest activity while using our site;

We suspect you are breaching any term of this Agreement;

There is a technological failure;

19..2 In relation to any cancelled or void bets, we reserve the right to take any money from your account relating to these bets or, if there are insufficient funds in your account, demand that you pay us the relevant outstanding amount relating to these bets.

19..3 On termination or suspension of your account, we reserve the right to withhold the funds in your account from you pending the determination of any investigation (including any relevant external investigation). Following the determination of any such investigation we reserve the right to seize the funds in your account should we be satisfied that you have acted in breach of this Agreement.


20. OBVIOUS ERROR

Obvious error includes a situation in which at some moment the customer was offered (by technical or other error) an erroneous bet, whether it is an erroneous bet, event, odd or limit or handicap. 

Generally, all obvious errors can be divided into two categories:

Errors for which the ticket is void and stakes are returned to the customer

Errors for which the betting remains valid but instead of odds written, real odds are calculated, adequate to the situation in the field at the moment of betting, or the average value of odds according to the odds offer on the world market.


21. OTHER PROVISIONS

21.1 We reserve the right to withdraw the Product or elements of the Product at any time, and will not be liable to Customer as a result of any such action.

21.2 If any part of these Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed to be severable from these Conditions and shall not effect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining provisions of these Conditions.

21.3 These Conditions contain the entire agreement between You and us relating to the Product. You confirm that, in agreeing to accept these Conditions, You have not relied on any representation save insofar as the same has expressly been made a representation in these Conditions. You agree that You shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not become a term of these Conditions save that your agreement shall not apply in respect of any fraudulent or negligent misrepresentation whether or not such term has become a term of these Conditions.

21.4 Meridian Gaming Ltd is regulated by Malta Gaming Authority (MGA)

21.5 Meridian Gaming Ltd is not a Financial Institution.

22.6 These terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with the applicable Maltese Laws

 

Meridian Gaming Company details: 

Address

Meridian Gaming Ltd.
Villa Seminia,
8 Sir Temi Zammit Avenue,
Ta' Xbiex XBX1011 Malta

VAT Number

MT19807935

Company ID

C 41334


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