A convenient way to wager on your selected horse(s) when at the racetrack
or when you cannot attend the race in person. With an account you
may place wagers up to the amount of your account balance. Winnings
will be credited to your account immediately when a wager is a winner.
AutoTAB Accounts may be opened…
By completing an
either in person or by mail. No minimum deposit is required to open
an account. Proof that you are at least 19 years of age and a resident
of B.C. is required (i.e. a driver’s license or other suitable photo I.D.).
Accounts may be opened with cash, Visa or Interac if in person, or with
a money order or bank draft payable to the association you are applying
to if opened by mail. The associations are Orangeville Raceway Ltd,
(Fraser Downs), Pacific Racing Association, and TBC Teletheatre.
Account Wagering (AutoTAB) on-course
A way to make all your
wagers on races through any self-serve terminal in the province.
You can review any of your wagers or cancel any incorrect wagers directly
on screen. Your Account Card accesses your account, and your four
digit PIN allows you to bet, or withdraw winnings by voucher. You
can deposit money to your account anytime or anywhere by cashing vouchers
or winning tickets into your account.
A DISAGREEMENT ARISES WITH RESPECT TO THE CORRECTNESS OF A BET, THE RECORDED
BET TRANSACTION DATA RESTATED BACK TO THE AutoTAB ACCOUNT HOLDER BY THE
AUTOMATED SYSTEM (or operator) AND AS ACKNOWLEDGED BY THE TELEPHONE ACCOUNT
HOLDER AS CORRECT SHALL BE CONSIDERED THE BET.
Claims of an incorrect bet placement or requests for bet cancellation
must be made by phoning the AutoTAB supervisor at 718-6782 or for long
distance customers at 1-888-735-8844 during AutoTAB hours.
AutoTAB Deposits and Withdrawals
A deposit to an account
can be made by the account holder. Withdrawals can be made by the
account holder or his legal representative. Deposits may be made
either in person at the track, or by Visa on an automated system during
AutoTAB hours. Alternatively a deposit may be sent by mail as long
as the funds are in the form of a money order or bank draft payable to
the association. Withdrawals may be made either in person during
AutoTAB hours or by mail. Accounts may be closed in the same manner.
Written statements of
accounts will only be provided upon request and will cover a maximum of
21 days preceding the request. The association is not required to
provide a statement more than one every 21 days.
By an account
that the written statement is incorrect must be made within 14 days of
Are allowed under the
regulations of the Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency(CPMA). Please read
the current regulations in the official programs or in the areas where
information is posted within the racetracks. Cancellations can only
take place in accordance with the regulations currently in force.
(The association reserves the right to close the account of any account
holder for any reason by returning the account balance and a closing statement.)
May be made in person
at the racetracks where available or by phoning the automated deposit line
at (604) 718-7364. Visa cards must be registered in person at the
racetracks before they can be used on the automated system.
Account holders may purchase
programs over the Internet by following the instructions at www.thebettingcompany.com.
The site also contains other information such as updated betting guidelines,
calendars of events and results from all cards bet on the system.