Quick Account Creation
Account Access and Assets FAQ
If you want to play real money games in New Jersey, you must create a new account on the PokerStars NJ gaming platform. Quick account creation is accessible from either the PokerStars NJ, or PokerStars.COM gaming clients.
It’s a guided process of PokerStars NJ account creation for play in the State of New Jersey for players that have existing accounts on PokerStars.com.
Please complete these simple steps:
- Login using your existing account User ID and password
- Review the on-screen information before you choose to proceed
- Press ‘Create Account on PokerStars NJ’
- You will see confirmation that your account was successfully created
- If you logged in from PokerStars NJ software, you will be prompted to login to your new account, using the same User ID and password
- If you logged in from another PokerStars software version, you will be prompted to upgrade the software version to PokerStars NJ
- Upon login, you will be asked to acknowledge that you are at least 21 year of age and that you agree with our End User License Agreement
- In order to play for real money, you will be required to complete electronic account verification. For your convenience, your personal details from your old account will be pre-populated for quick registration.
Your account is ready for play!
Once you have created a new account on PokerStars NJ following the above steps, your old account will be closed.
We will credit your new account with a VIP status, play money chips balance and StarsCoins (formerly FPPs) based on your historic play.
We are not able to offer any bonuses, T$ or tickets that were pending on your old account.
If you had a real money balance on your old account, which you haven’t withdrawn, please email email@example.com and we will advise you further how to withdraw these funds.
PokerStars NJ platform has a player pool limited to players physically located in the state of New Jersey only.
You can only create a PokerStars NJ account and deposit if you have a valid SSN, a US postal address, and can meet the verification requirements. However, please be aware that you will not be able to play for real money unless you are physically located within the state of New Jersey.
You are not required to play on PokerStars NJ, but if you are a NJ resident, you will be unable to play Real Money games unless you have an account on PokerStars NJ.
If you are not a resident of New Jersey, but are a US resident and would like to play our real money games, intend to visit the state of NJ now or in the future, we suggest opening a new PokerStars NJ account. Please be aware that you will not be able to play for real money unless you are physically located within the state of New Jersey.
Yes, you can log in and make a deposit or withdrawal request via the cashier, but you will be unable to play any Real Money games unless you are physically located within New Jersey.
The following criteria must be met to play at PokerStars NJ:
- You must be 21 years of age or older
- You must be physically located within New Jersey
- You must have a Social Security Number and US postal address
- You must have a PokerStars NJ account and complete electronic account verification
Please see our Account Verifications FAQs page for full details.
No, you will be unable to play on PokerStars NJ. At present, in order to play Real Money games on PokerStars NJ you must have a Social Security Number (SSN) in order to complete account verification.
Yes. You are able to access your original PokerStars account (using the original PokerStars software), but you will be unable to play for real money.
Yes, you can retain your User ID by following the Quick Account Creation process detailed above.
No, it is not possible to change your User ID as part of the Quick Account Creation process.
Yes, you can opt to create a new account on PokerStars NJ and your existing account will be unaffected. However please note that you will not be able to use the same User ID unless you complete the quick account creation process from your original PokerStars account.
Welcome! All you have to do is download the PokerStars NJ software and follow the prompts to create a new account.
You will need to retrieve your User ID and password, using the original PokerStars software. If you no longer have access to the original PokerStars software, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will help you to retrieve your login details. Alternatively, you can create a new account on PokerStars NJ, however you will be unable to use your existing User ID unless you complete the quick account creation process from your original PokerStars account.
You will be unable to access your original PokerStars account on PokerStars NJ. You will only be able to create a new PokerStars NJ account with the same User ID and password, using the quick account process.
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