Frequently Asked Questions
How much is entry?
Players can buy in direct to Day 1 for CA$220. You can also play PP LIVE Dollars satellites starting from just $1.10.
What exchange rate will I receive if I buy in with a different currency?
Buy-in exchange rates are set per tournament, on the first starting day of the tournament for multi-day tournaments. Players who buy in via the partypoker software will receive the exchange rate given by the software on that day. The holding tanks will be set in the local currency if this currency is available on the software. Players who have their partypoker account set in the same currency will not be affected by exchange rates. This does not include cash buy-ins at the venue. Cash exchange rates are set by the venue and are not under the control of partypoker LIVE.
What exchange rate will I receive if my payout is made with a different currency?
Payouts made into partypoker accounts will be paid at the exchange rate of the site on that day. Players who have their partypoker account set in the same currency will not be affected by exchange rates.
Can I use PP LIVE Dollars to buy in to this event?
Yes, you can use PP LIVE Dollars to buy in to this event and all side events on the schedule. If you do not have enough PP LIVE Dollars to buy in in full, you must win more PP LIVE Dollars or buy in in cash in full. No part payments are permitted.
Are there any specific satellites for this event?
There are no specific online satellites for this event.
How can I win PP LIVE Dollars?
Players can win PP LIVE Dollars every day on partypoker, they will be in your wallet within 24 hours and you’ll be notified by email.
Can I sell or transfer my PP LIVE Dollars to another player?
Players are not able to sell or transfer their PP LIVE Dollars to another player.
If I buy into an event with PP LIVE Dollars and decide not to play the event, will my buy-in be refunded?
If a player buys in with PP LIVE Dollars and does not want to play the event or does not turn up to the event, they can contact support staff for a full refund into their PP LIVE Dollar wallet. Any promotion will be void and cash expenses must be paid back before a refund is issued.
What can I use PP LIVE Dollars for?
PP LIVE Dollars can be used for tournament entry and expenses including travel and accommodation expenses. To claim back expenses from their PP LIVE Dollar wallet, players must visit the PP LIVE desk at the event and provide evidence of expenditure.
How do I buy in to this event using PP LIVE Dollars?
Visit the schedule page and on the left side of the page there is an option to buy in to all events.
I qualified via a PP LIVE Dollars satellite. Can I choose which Day 1 I want to play?
Yes, PP LIVE dollars are a flexible currency and can be used to buy in to any live or online Day 1.
If I’m eliminated from a Day 1 can I enter another Day 1 on the following day?
Yes. You can play as many Day 1s as you wish.
Can I re-enter a Day 1 on the same day if I’m eliminated?
Yes. You can have one re-entry per Day 1 during the late registration period.
What happens if I have multiple stacks going into Day 2?
Only your highest stack will be carried through to Day 2. All other stacks will be forfeited.
How many chips will I receive for buying into Day 1 directly?
Players who buy into Day 1 will receive 100,000 chips.
Can I buy into day 2 directly?
No, late registration finishes at the end of level 10 on day 1.
How long does the Grand Prix Canada Day 1 last?
Day one will consist of eighteen, twenty-five minute levels and two breaks. All surviving players move to day 2.
Will the overall winner receive a trophy?
Yes, the winner will receive an official trophy.
Are deals permitted?
Final Table deals are permitted at the tournament director’s discretion. 10% must be left for the winner.
How is the prize pool paid out?
If you buy in Online, you will receive your payout online. If you buy in with cash at the venue, you will have the option to be paid out in cash at the venue or online. Partypoker LIVE management reserve the right to set limits and restrictions on payout methods from tournaments and are obligated to inform the player accordingly.
Who can I contact for help?
If you have any further questions please feel free to get in touch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org