To fully verify your account, you must complete the following steps:
- Verify your identity
- Verify your address of residence (only for traders from EU)
- Verify that you are the owner of the bank card that you are using with IQ Option (only if you made a deposit with a bank card)
To verify your identity, you must provide a scan or a photo of one of the following documents:
- passport - only the page with your photo
- ID card - both sides
- driver's license - both sides
Document requirements for verifying your identity:
- the document must show your name and photo
- the document must be current (not expired)
To verify your address of residence, you must provide a scan or a photo of one of the following documents issued in your name:
- statement for a bank account or credit card account (bank statement)
- bill for utility services - electricity, telephone, water, etc. (utility bill)
- document from the municipality confirming your address with an official stamp
- tax statement
Document requirements for verifying your residence address:
- the document must contain your name and address
- the document must not be older than 6 months
- the document must show the logo of the bank or the company or government seal
- the image must show the entire document or half of the document with personal information
Bank card verification
To prove the ownership of the card you are using for transactions, you must provide a scan or a photograph of both sides of the card.
Requirements for providing a card:
- the card must contain your name
- on the front and back sides of the card, part of the number should be obscured (6 digits after the first 6 digits in the number)
- on the back side, the CVV code should be obscured
- the card must be signed on the back side
In order to obscure the necessary information on the card, you can use either physical methods (tape a piece of paper over it) or digital methods (black it out with the photo editor).
General requirements for all uploaded files
- the documents in the photo must be positioned frontally
- the document must not be cropped and all edges of the document should be visible
- the image should not be blurry, and the information must be clear and easily discernible
- the document should not be obscured with objects or glare reflections
- the size of the uploaded file must not exceed 8 MB
- only the following formats are allowed: JPG or PNG
You can always check your verification status in your IQ Option account.
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