DraftKings self exclusion - overview (CA)

The option to self-exclude is part of DraftKings' commitment to responsible gaming and helping customers control how and when they use DraftKings products. 

Learn more about: 

Self-exclusion durations:

  • 3 Months (Fantasy Sports only)
  • 6 Months (Fantasy Sports only)
  • 1 Year 
  • 5 Years

Note: You’ll see all options defined by your jurisdiction when setting the self-exclusion period. 


During the self-exclusion period:

  • You can't log into your DraftKings account.
  • You can't make any deposits
  • You can't enter fantasy sports contests. 
  • You can't make any sports wagers. 
  • You can't play in any casino games. 
  • You can't transact on the marketplace. 
  • You won’t be sent any direct marketing from DraftKings. 
  • You can’t withdraw funds from your account without monitored assistance.

Frequently asked questions

Who can self-exclude?

Any DraftKings account holder can self-exclude. 

How can I self-exclude? 

Learn more about how to self-exclude via any DraftKings product. 

What happens to the funds in my DraftKings account while I'm self-excluded?

Any funds deposited into DraftKings will remain in your account for the future. If you'd like to withdraw funds during a self-exclusion period, please contact the DraftKings Customer Support team for assistance. 

What happens after the self-exclusion period ends?

After the self-exclusion period, your account will be available for regular use again. 

Can I limit my DraftKings use in other ways?

There are a variety of ways you can manage your use of DraftKings. Learn more about the player limits available to you. 

Can I end my self-exclusion period early? 

Once a self-exclusion period is set, DraftKings is not permitted to shorten that period.