Verify your identity to start your crypto trading journey on Bitget

Identity verification is a tool used by the financial services industry to verify the identity of its customers. Professional institutions are required to verify the identity of relevant accounts and conduct suitability and risk assessments to mitigate potential risks.

Complete identity verification to get 100 points (new users only)

Why is identity verification necessary?

Unlock features

Unlock features

Deposit / Withdraw
Spot trading
Futures trading
P2P trading
Copy trading
Bot trading
Access exclusive promotions

Access exclusive promotions

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Boost security

Boost security

If a user loses their credentials, the information linked through identity verification can be used to easily recover their password or freeze their account's withdrawals. This helps reduce the risk of unauthorized access, ensuring the security of account assets.
Protect user interests

Protect user interests

Identity verification not only safeguards your assets from illegal activities and offers a legal layer of protection for your funds, but also prevents the creation of fraudulent accounts, thereby fostering a transparent ecosystem.

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Step 1Start identity verification
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Step 2Upload ID information
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Step 3Complete face recognition
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Step 4Pass identity verification

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What is identity verification?

Identity verification is a process used by financial institutions and other regulated organizations to verify your identity. Bitget will verify your identity and conduct a risk assessment to mitigate risks.

What documents can I submit for identity verification?

  • Level 1: ID card, passport, driver's license, and proof of residence.

What are the requirements for identity verification?

  • You must be at least 18 years old.
  • You can only complete the identity verification on one account.

How long does the identity verification process take?

  • Identity verification consists of data submission and review. It will only take you minutes to upload your ID and pass the face verification. Bitget will review your information upon receipt.
  • The review process usually takes several minutes to an hour, depending on the country and type of document you have chosen. If it takes longer, you can contact customer service to check the progress.

Why can't I select my country/region?

Bitget does not provide services to users from the following countries/regions: Canada (Ontario), Crimea, Cuba, Hong Kong, Iran, North Korea, Singapore, Sudan, Syria, and the United States.

Is identity verification required on Bitget?

Bitget, the leading cryptocurrency exchange and copy trading platform, has introduced mandatory Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements. Starting September 1, 2023, Bitget mandates that all new users undergo identity verification immediately upon signing up.

Can I make withdrawals on Bitget without completing identity verification?

Users who haven't completed level 1 identity verification will no longer be able to deposit and trade, while the withdrawal function will remain unaffected.