Fafabet app download: Step-by-step guide

Fafabet App

As Fafabet continues to grow its influence in the South African betting industry, the launch of the Fafabet app marked a significant milestone for local punters looking for on-the-go means for placing bets.

Fafabet App
How to download Fafabet app

In this post, we detail all you need to know about the Fafabet app, including a step-by-step guide on how the download process works and what bonuses you can enjoy from your mobile app.


Immerse yourself in the captivating world of mobile betting through Fafabet’s intuitive platform, skillfully designed to cater to sports lovers and casino enthusiasts alike! Android mobile device owners can follow these steps to download the Fafabet application:

Device: Mobile phone
Software: Fafabet Mobile App
Installation Time: 4 min
  1. 1

    Visit Fafabet site from your phone browser

    Visit www.fafabet.co.za/en-ZA/page/app from your phone browser. Click on the “Download Fafabet App” button at the bottom of the page.

    Visit Fafabet site from your phone browser

  2. 2

    Enable unknown sources

    Since this is an APK. file, you will be prompted to allow installations from unknown sources. To do this, go to your device’s Settings, then Security, and enable the option to install from unknown sources.

    Enable unknown sources

  3. 3

    Open and Install the file

    That’s it. Your Android phone is now primed with the official Fafabet app.

    Open and Install the file

Note that iPhone (iOS) users currently don’t have the option for Fafabet download. But there is an opportunity to use a mobile bookmark in the Safari browser as a full-fledged application!

App Requirements

Below are the basic requirements for the Fafabet Android app:

  • App size 57.5 MBs
  • OS version compatibility: Android 4.4 and above
  • Available as an APK. file


The best option is to add the Fafabet mobile version to your home screen for easy access. Follow these steps to add the site to your home screen:
  • On your mobile device find Safari browser
  • Open the Fafabets site on your mobile
  • Click on 3 dots options, then click on “Add to homescreen”.
  • Choose the name and add it to homescreen

Fafabet mobile version

Besides the dedicated app, you can access the Fafabet website directly from your mobile browser. Thanks to HTML5 technology, the site is responsive and compatible with most smartphones and browsers. Every feature or sporting event on the desktop version is available here.

So, whether you are an iOS user with a Safari browser or an Android fan on Google Chrome, a stable internet connection is all you need to enjoy an unforgettable gaming experience at Fafabet.

Fafabet bonuses and promotions

Fafabet has some exciting bonuses for its new and existing players, as we will see below:

Sports welcome bonus

Once you register an account with Fafabet, you get a match bonus of up to 150% on your initial deposits, with a maximum limit of R5000. The bonus is credited to your account as a free bet.

However, you must be aware of the following terms and conditions:

  • The bonus is exclusive to new customers
  • Deposit R25 – R1000: Receive a 100% free bet
  • Deposit R1001 – R3000: Receive a 125% free bet
  • Deposit R3001+: Receive a 150% free bet, up to R5000.
  • Place sports bets on your preferred markets at odds of 2.0 or higher.
  • FICA verification required during registration
  • You have 30 days following registration to fulfill the minimum qualification criteria.

Daily free bet, R1000

This is an excellent opportunity for new and existing players to get a captivating R1000 free bet daily. The terms associated with this bonus include:

  • Opt-in is required for eligibility
  • Deposit R50+ and place a 3+ multi bet to enter the draw
  • Ten lucky winners are selected daily

Bonanza weekend

Experience the thrill of this exciting promotion, available every Friday to Sunday. Take part and seize the opportunity to win breathtaking prizes as you place qualifying bets and ascend the leaderboard.

Below are the terms of the Bonanza weekend bonus:

  • Place sports bets with minimum odds of 1.5 or higher
  • The top five players get prizes:
    • 1st place wins R1000
    • 2nd place wins R500
    • 3rd place wins R100
    • 4th place wins R50
    • 5th place wins R20 in betting vouchers.
  • Winners are awarded prizes within 24 hours of the competition’s conclusion
  • Free bets expire if they aren’t utilized within four days

One-leg out soccer multiple promotion

Add some spice to your football multiple by including at least five legs, and don’t worry if one of your picks loses—Fafabet will reimburse your deposit as a Free Bet.

Some important terms of this promotion include:

  • Applicable to 90-minute soccer market multiples over five qualifying legs  
  • Minimum odds per selection: 1.5 or greater
  • Minimum stake: R20
  • Maximum refund: R1000
  • Free bets are awarded within 24 hours of bet settlement

Refer-a-friend bonus

Spread the word about Fafabet SA and get R50 in free bets. Here are some rules you should know about this bonus:

  • Email support@fafabet.co.za with your account ID and your referred person’s account ID. Use the subject “Refer a friend.”  
  • Both accounts need to be FICA verified
  • No limits to the number of people you can refer
  • The bonus should be claimed within seven days of your pals activating their new account.
  • Free bets should be used on sports bets with odds of 2.0 or higher
  • Wagering requirement of the free bets: 5×


Follow the steps below for a seamless Fafabet registration process:
  • Visit Fafabet from your app and click the “Log in” button.
  • Enter login details, like mobile number/email+password.
  • Enter your phone number to get a 6-digit code to verify your cell phone number.
  • Provide your ID/passport number, physical address, date of birth, email address, password, etc. Now click the “Create Account” button to proceed.
  • This includes confirming you are 18+ years, your country of residence, and your bank information. Once done, click on “Complete Registration.”
  • Now you are ready to start betting!


Once you have created your Fafabet account successfully, you can now log in and start playing:
  • Launch your Fafabet app
  • Click the “Join” button in the top right corner of your phone’s screen. The account creation page will appear.
  • Once you’ve confirmed your details are correct, click the “Log In” button to proceed. You should now have access to your account.


When it comes to making your first deposit through your Fafabet mobile app, the process is incredibly straightforward:
  • Go to your profile and locate the “deposit” option in the drop-down menu.
  • Select your preferred method (Instant EFT, OTT Voucher, Blue Voucher, OZOW, etc)
  • Input the amount you want to deposit and follow the on-screen prompts to finalize the transaction.
  • Funds will be credited to your account shortly.

How to place a bet via Fafabet mobile

An abundance of betting opportunities awaits, showcasing an extensive range of markets for every event. Placing a bet is as simple as tapping the odds, instantly generating your bet slip in the top right corner of the screen.

Enter your stake, evaluate your options, and validate your bet. Return to the main screen to discover even more betting prospects.

Conclusion: Fafabet app  

Fafabet’s decision to introduce the Android app, regardless of the young age of their sportsbook, is a promising development. The app mirrors the desktop version layout, making betting seamless for punters.

Generally, Fafabet has much to offer compared to other SA betting apps, and you will have a great experience using it to place bets.


First, allow the installation of apps from unknown sources by going to your phone’s settings. Then click on the “Download Fafabet APP” link on the website. Finally, install the app and start placing bets.

Yes. Some betting apps offer bonuses or promotions for downloading and using their mobile app. However, Fafabet doesn’t have an exclusive app for mobile users.

Fafabet currently doesn’t have a native iOS app, you can access the Fafabet website directly from your mobile browser.

Fafabet extends a generous welcome bonus to new players, allowing them to receive a 150% match on their initial deposit, up to R5000.