As a regulated financial services company, Coinbase is required to identify users on our platform. Coinbase can only accept the following documents:
Accepted identity documents
- Government-issued passports. Note: We don’t accept passport cards
- State-issued IDs such as a Driver License or Identification Card
Outside of US
- Government-issued photo ID
- National Identity Card
Identity Documents we CANNOT accept
- US Passport cards
- US Permanent Resident Card (Green Card)
- School IDs
- Medical IDs
- Temporary (paper) IDs
- Residence Permit
- Public Services Card
- Military IDs
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