What is Skrill?
Skrill is owned by the company Paysafe. Paysafe is a company that owns and operates several different financial service and e-wallet companies such as Skrill, Neteller, and Paysafecard.
E-Wallets are essential for all Indian residents that are looking to gamble legally, on safe and secure gambling sites. Skrill is one of the best e-wallets out there and widely accepted on almost all legal betting sites available to customers from India.
Skrill is a trusted eWallet that has been around since 2001 and is used by over 30 million people worldwide. You can send and receive money, store cards and link bank accounts for quick and secure payments, especially when depositing and withdrawing money from gambling sites. Your deposits will go through instantly (no fees) and withdrawals are faster than other methods, usually processing between 0 - 24 hours.
Skrill is free for personal use as long as you log in or make a transaction every 12 months. Otherwise, you will be charged a service fee of EUR 5.00 each month from the funds in your account.
How to Create a Skrill Account from India
Creating a Skrill account from India is quick and easy.
- Navigate to Skrill and click "Open a free account"
- Complete the registration form
- Verify your account and Identity
- Link and confirm your bank account (IBAN number, bank name, and SWIFT code)
- Deposit funds to your Skrill account
- Sign up to a bookmaker of your choice, and deposit using Skrill
Skrill Fees: Deposit, Withdraw and Transfer
Skrill accepts several payment methods and a wide range of currencies for uploading (depositing) withdrawing and transferring money.
Deposit to your Skrill Account (Fees)
- Bank Transfer: 1.00%
- Neteller: 1.00%
- Visa: 1:00%
- Mastercard: 1.00%
- Paysafecard: 1.00%
Withdrawing Money (Fees)
- Bank Transfer: EUR 5.50
- Visa: 7.50%
- Swift: EUR 5.50
Currency Conversion Fees
- Skrill adds a 3.99% fee for transactions involving currency conversion
Betting Sites that accept Skrill
All betting sites available to customers accept Skrill for both deposits and withdrawals.
- Royal Panda
But, Comeon! charges for both deposits and withdrawals. We have not seen any other operator charge Skrill users.
- Deposit fee: 5%
- Withdrawal fee: 5%