Address Verification Requirements

Modified on Thu, May 9 at 10:51 PM

Address verification is an essential step toward validating your profile on Paxful. Listed below are the documents we accept:

  • Bank statements
  • Credit card statements
  • Utility bills for gas, electricity, water, internet, etc., linked to the property
  • Cable bills (but not from satellite TV companies)
  • Landline telephone bills
  • Tax bill (can be valid for 1 year)

Other requirements:

  • It must be a legal and traceable document displaying your full name and current residential address
  • You must upload the official PDF file or a photo of the official physical document from the bank or utility company
  • The address must match the address you entered

We do not accept the following:

  • Mobile phone bills
  • Medical bills
  • Insurance statements
  • Bank statements from digital banks or online wallets
  • Transaction receipts
  • Documents older than 3 months (except for Tax Bills)
  • Printed or photocopies of documents
  • Screenshots of documents
  • Cropped documents
  • Documents showing only P.O. box addresses

Here are some samples of great proofs of address. They are clear, legible, well-lit, and have all the required information:

See our Address Verification Guide for more details.

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