Early Bird Rakeback Promotion

The following are the terms and conditions of the "Early Bird Rakeback Promotion" (the "Promotion") for www.888poker.ca (the “Site”).The Promotion is organized by the company defined in the User Agreement applicable to you.

This Promotion commences on 04.04.202 and is an ongoing Promotion, currently without an end date, we will provide reasonable notice of when the Promotion is to come to an end (the “Promotion Period”).

1. General

  1. This Promotion shall be open only to persons who are located in Ontario, Canada at the time of their participation in the Promotion. If any person participates in the Promotion while located outside Ontario, Canada, while under the age of 19 or while otherwise ineligible to engage in the gambling service included on www.888poker.ca (the “Site”), any prize, bonus and/or other benefit which such person has received and/or is eligible to receive under this Promotion and any winnings generated through the wagering of any of the aforesaid shall not be awarded to any such person and/or shall be forfeited by any such person.
  2. Participation in the Promotion is only available to registered players who: (i) maintain an account with the Website; and (ii) have deposited real money into their account with the Website prior or during the Promotion Period.
  3. We may cancel, modify or suspend the Promotion, and any of the bonuses or benefits offered hereunder, where required for security reasons, to comply with applicable law or regulation, due to abuse or otherwise where the promotion is not capable of being conducted as specified as a result of exceptional circumstances. Other than where necessary to prevent fraud or other similar unlawful behavior, any such cancellation, modification or suspension will not apply to you if you have already opted into the Promotion, made a deposit in expectation of receipt of a bonus or other benefits offered, and/or commenced taking part in the Promotion prior to the date of the communication of the cancellation, modification or suspension.
  4. Available to players aged 19 years of age or older who are otherwise eligible to engage in the gambling service included on the Site.
  5. If you have a pending message on the Website’s cashier regarding your recent gaming activity, we reserve the right to revoke your eligibility to participate and/or continue to participate in this Promotion. In such event, any bonus and/or other benefit which you have received and/or are eligible to receive under this Promotion, shall be forfeited by you.
  6. All times and dates are in EST.
  7. If you register or play in Ontario:

    You are agreeing to the terms and conditions of this promotion along with the “Ontario User Agreement” which includes, but is not limited to, the “Bonus Policy”.

    Your deposit balance (otherwise known as “Transaction Balance” in our Withdrawal Policy) is available for withdrawal at any time. General withdrawal terms apply, for further info see our Withdrawal Policy.

    Please note that with respect to withdrawals, some payment methods implement a maximum amount which may be withdrawn at any one time.

  8. In order to meet the applicable wagering requirement, no real money shall be deemed to contribute (in full or in part) to the wagering requirement, unless otherwise specified by us.
  9. Available funds will always be used before Restricted Funds (to include Money transferred) and the balance of both will be displayed in your My Account 
  10. All Bonus types (incl. Vouchers, their related winnings, and unclaimed Bonus funds) may be forfeited when making a withdrawal.
  11. Deposits made with Skrill and Neteller are not eligible for the offer.

2. Eligibility

  1. You may only participate in the Promotion, if you have directly received an e-mail from the Site to which these terms and conditions are linked, and have made a deposit with the Site at least once before or during the Promotion Period.

3. The Promotion

  1. In this Promotion, you will receive 10% rakeback bonus on all buy-ins (from applicable tournaments to which you have registered early, as detailed below) accumulated over the period of one week (from Monday to the following Sunday every week)
  2. You will receive your weekly rakeback granted under this Promotion within 48 hours of the Monday on which it is due.
  3. The weekly rakeback will be calculated as a percentage of your MTT poker fees over the period of the preceding week.
  4. The rake from late registrations to MTTs will not count towards the requirements for receiving the weekly rakeback granted under the Promotion.
  5. The weekly rakeback is limited to $500 bonus per week.
  6. The rakeback will be granted to players in the form of bonus
  7. Subject to the above, in order to receive the rakeback granted under the Promotion, the following terms shall apply:
  1. Players are required to register in advance for MTTs, each with a minimum buy-in of an amount specified in the promotional email. BLAST and Sit & Gos are excluded.
  2. Players are required to play the above-mentioned MTTs from Monday to the following Sunday.
  3. 'Weekly rakeback' refers to the period between Monday to the following Sunday.
  4. Days are counted from 00:00 GMT to 23:59 GMT.
  5. Players will receive an email and/or a pop-up message in the 888poker lobby notifying them once the weekly rakeback has been granted.

4. Claim

In addition, in order to receive the rakeback bonus granted under the Promotion, you must respond to the claim email sent by 888poker, by clicking on the relevant link within such email within 3 days of 888poker sending the claim email or pop up to you. If you do not click the relevant link within such time frame, your right to receive the rakeback shall automatically expire.

Immediate bonus

  1. The bonus granted under the Promotion is an “immediate bonus” which is granted to you in a restricted state and may be wagered with immediately upon grant. Such bonus and winnings generated with wagers placed with such funds, may be withdrawn only after you have wagered $0.05 contributed rake/tournament Fees or $1 in casino games per every $1 of the received bonus amount. For more information please see our Bonus Policy
  2. The bonus granted under the Promotion, must fulfill points accumulation requirements at the Site within 60 days of being credited to a player's account. Otherwise any available bonus amount not used by a player within the relevant time period will be cancelled and removed from the player's bankroll.
  3. If you place a wager on casino games using an ‘immediate bonus” and win you will receive, depending on your account currency, up to a maximum of $500 in winnings. If your winnings exceed $500 you will only receive $500. Such limitation on your winnings shall not apply to verified progressive jackpot winnings derived from the free spins.
  4. Any winnings generated from bonus money, whether in whole or in part, shall be paid to the winning player as follows: (i) a payment to the player's real bankroll up to the bet amount that was funded from real money; (ii) a payment to the player's 'bonus wallet' up to the original bonus amount used to fund the bet or up to the amount that was in the player's 'bonus wallet' prior to funding the bet, whichever is greater; and (iii) a payment of remaining winnings to the player's real bankroll if associated with poker games or to the 'bonus wallet' if the general bonus was played in casino games.
  5. Wagering bonus granted under the Promotion on all casino games contributes towards the wagering requirement but certain games contribute greater amounts than others. The following is a list of contributions towards wagering requirements for each individual game type:

Wagering Contributions 

Game Category 

Game Contribution 

Video Slots & Slots, Scratch card, Keno, Race, Arcade, Dice and all other games that do not appear in the table 


Pai Gow Poker, Caribbean Poker, Triple Card Poker & Poker table games 


All versions of Roulette, All versions of Blackjack, Live Blackjack, Hi-Lo, VideoPoker, Power Video Poker, Baccarat, Live Baccarat, Live Casino Hold'em & Live Roulette 




  1. Examples:
  • Wager $500 on Video Slots, the entire $500 (100%) contributes towards the wagering requirements.
  • Wager $500 on Roulette, $50 (10%) contributes towards the wagering requirements.
  1. The bonus granted under the Promotion is valid for selected games only, when playing Casino.
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