More Detailed Information on placing a Phone Bet.
Call 13 23 69 (available nationally for the cost of a local call) to place a bet over the phone at the WA TAB.
To place your bets over the phone simply open an account similar to a bank, ring 1300 36 36 88 and enjoy the convenience and security of betting at home, or from work, friend's house or wherever there is a telephone. TABozbet Account application kits are also available at this TAB Internet site, from all TAB outlets or by telephoning Head Office on (08) 1300 36 36 88.
Phone Betting operates 7 days per week from 8am until the last event closes at night (generally around 11pm).
Racing information is available 24 hours per day with one hour early hours of the morning taken up for updating. This valuable service is available on 1300 36 36 38.
We offer a number of services to our clients, the Internet www.tabozbet.com.au, Phone Tab Express 1300 36 36 38, Call Centre Telephone betting 13 23 69, Customer Service Centre 1300 36 36 88, Player (Fixed Odds) is also available on 13 23 68.
The TAB offers betting to 'jump' on all races. Bets must be placed by the close of the race. Fixed Odds betting is available until the start of the event. Favourite Numbers closes 7.45pm each Tuesday and 11.00am on Saturday (10am during ES daylight saving).
We recommend that you make a written record of your bets before you call the Phone Betting centre. This makes it easier for you to read your bets to the Customer Service Representatives (CSR), and to check them when the CSR calls them back to you.
To place your bets, you can call the 13 23 69 from anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call. We rarely have a queue and the average wait time is ten seconds, this is not guaranteed on Melbourne Cup Day but we certainly staff enough people to get your bets through as quickly as possible.
When your call is answered, immediately give your account number and surname. Before accepting your bet details, the CSR will advise you the current balance of your account. If you agree with this figure then go ahead and place your investments in the manner shown in the section "How to Call Your Investments".
After you call each bet, the CSR will action the investment and "call back" the bet. This is your opportunity to correct any error(s) which might have occurred. If you do not query the "call back" you are deemed to have accepted the details called back as being correct and becomes a true record of transaction.
When all your investments have been recorded, the CSR will advise you the "All Bets Total" during that particular telephone call. Before your hang up the phone, please ensure that you agree with the figure given after the call back.
Your security codes are to prevent unauthorised use of your account. Do not allow other persons access to these codes or your account details. Notify the Account Sales Centre immediately should you lose or mislay your account details.
For the protection of clients, all telephone transactions are recorded. In accordance with RWWA regulations, all telephone calls on the betting lines are recorded. Disputes regarding account balances and transactions are handled by the Team Leaders in the Call Centre recorded to RWWA Head Office.
For any meeting that is not covered by these locations (e.g. Canberra) state the actual racecourse name.
If there are 2 race meetings on the same day in the same state, one will be designated the Extra by the TAB. To call for either meeting, state the racecourse name.
This service allows you to place your bet the day before the race is run. When calling your bet you must state that you are betting on tomorrow's meeting.
Simply state the number of the race you wish to bet on.
Your selections will vary for each bet type and are explained as follows:
The dollars determine the value of the bet.
Here we explain the calls that are common to most bet types.
"Perth Trot 1 - Horse 2 - $2 win".
e.g. PLACE: "Perth Dog 4 - Dogs 1, 3 & 7 - $1 place".
e.g. WIN & PLACE:
(Pre-sell): "Tomorrow's Perth Race 1 - Horses 1 & 2 - $1 win - $2 place".
e.g. ALL-UP WIN FOR THREE RACES:
"Perth races All-Up - Race 1 Horse 4 - Race 3 Horse 3 - Race 5 Horse 8 - $1 win".
e.g. ALL-UP FOR TWO RACES:
"Country Dogs All-Up - Race 2 Dog 3 - Race 7 Dog 12 - $3 place".
e.g. SINGLE TRIFECTA:
"Sydney Race 2 Trifecta - 7 to win - from 2 to run 2nd - from 1 to run 3rd - 1 dollar". (This would pay 100% of the dividend).
e.g. MULTIPLE TRIFECTA:
"Melbourne Race 1 Trifecta - 2 or 7 to win - from 1, 2 or 7 to run 2nd - from the field to run 3rd for 6 dollars.". (This would pay 25% of the dividend).
e.g. ALLWAYS TRIFECTA:
"Brisbane Race 7 Trifecta - 6, 7 & 8 - Allways for 6 dollars". This would pay100% of the dividend).
Tell the operator you would like a Mystery Bet Trifecta and the number of dollars. It will be allocated to the next race or alternatively you may select a race. There are 7 different Trifecta options available. The default (Option 2) is as follows.
The computer will select one runner to win and two others to run second and third in any order, for 50% of the dividend. The operator will call the bet back, and it is suggested you write the bet down.
e.g. SINGLE QUINELLA:
"Melbourne Race 3 Quinella - 4 & 7 - 1 dollar".
e.g. MULTIPLE QUINELLA:
"Country Race 4 Quinella - 2, 4 & 7 - All ways - 1 dollar".
e.g. LEG-IN QUINELLA:
"Melbourne Trot 2 Quinella - 2 with 4, 7 & 9 - 1 dollar".
e.g. One Way Exacta:
"Country Race 5 Forecast - 6 to win from 4 - 1 dollar".
"Brisbane Race 8 Forecast - 4 & 7 to win from 2, 4 & 7 - 1 dollar".
"Country Trot 3 Forecast - 4 & 7 All ways - 1 dollar".
e.g. SINGLE DOUBLE:
"Perth Dog 4 Double - 1st leg 2 - 2nd leg 9 - 1 dollar".
e.g. MULTIPLE DOUBLE:
"Perth Trot 4 Double - 1st leg 2 or 3 - 2nd leg 4, 9 or substitute - 1 dollar".
e.g. SINGLE FIRST4:
"Sydney Race 8 First4 - 2 to win - from 4 to run 2nd - from 3 to run 3rd - from 7 to run 4th - 1 dollar". This would pay 100% of the dividend.
e.g. MULTIPLE FIRST4:
"Perth Dog 9 First4 - 4 or 6 to win - from 4, 7 or 8 to run 2nd - from 2 to run 3rd - from the field to run 4th for 20 dollars". This would pay 80% of the dividend.
e.g. ALL WAYS FIRST4:
"Country Trot 5 First4 - 4, 6, 7 & 8 - All ways for 12 dollars". This would pay 50% of the dividend.
Tell the operator you would like a Mystery First4 and the number of dollars. It will be allocated to the next First4 race or alternatively you may select a race. There are 7 different Trifacta options available. The default (Option 2) is as follows.
e.g. MYSTERY FIRST4 - 2 dollars: "Mystery First4- Melbourne Race 7 for 1 dollar".
The computer will select one runner for 1st and second and 2 runners for 3rd and 4th, for 50% of the dividend. The operator will call the bet back, and it is suggested you write the bet down.
e.g. "Perth Dog 4 Quaddie ¿ Race 4 number 2 ¿ Race 5 number 9 ¿ Race 6 number 7 ¿ Race 7 number 4 for 1 dollar. This would pay 100% of the dividend.
Tell the operator you would like a Mystery Quaddie and the number of dollars. It will be allocated to the next Quaddie race or alternatively you may select a race.
e.g. MYSTERY QUADDIE ¿ ¿Mystery Quaddie Coutry Trot 4 for 2 dollars
The computer will select two runners in the first leg and 1 in each of the following 4 legs for 100% of the dividend. The operator will call the bet back and it is suggested you write the bet down.
e.g. "Subiaco - 4 to 6 - 2 dollars".
"Claremont - draw - 1 dollar".
Call your required numbers in ascending order.
e.g. "Favourite Numbers - Single Entry - 1, 3, 6, 8, 11, 26 & 29".
e.g. "Favourite Numbers - Systems Entry - 1, 3, 6, 8, 11, 20, 23 & 26".
It is possible to place Favourite Numbers bets for up to five pools in advance and for either the Midweek or the Weekend Pools. Just ask our operators.
Tell the operator how many selections you want. The computer will randomly select your numbers for you.
e.g. "Favourite Numbers Pot Luck - 7 Numbers".
The operator will call your Pot Luck numbers back to you, and it is suggested you write them down
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InfoTAB is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
Phone Betting operating hours can be found in TABform. Opening hours are from 8am daily until the last event closes at night (generally around 11pm).
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