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Proof of identity - accepted documents

You may be required to submit proof of identity documentation to upgrade your Luno wallet. You should submit a clear, colour photo or scan of one of the following documents, depending on your country.


You can submit it after signing in on the Luno website or via the Android or iOS applications.

Below is a list of government-issued identity documents that we accept as proof of identity for citizens of the countries we operate in.


COUNTRY

ACCEPTED IDENTITY DOCUMENTS

Indonesia

  • Option 1: E-KTP (Electronic National identity card: E- Kartu Tanda Penduduk) or;

  • Option 2: KTP (expired) & Letter applying for E-KTP. (Photo, Official letterhead, stamped) or;

  • Option 3: KTP (Expired) & Indonesian passport (valid)

  • A self-portrait photo (a clear, colour selfie)

Malaysia

  • Malaysian identity card (MyKad)

  • Malaysian driving licence

  • A self-portrait photo (a clear, colour selfie)

Nigeria

  • National identity card (front and back) + BVN

  • Valid Nigerian passport

  • Electronic identity card (MasterCard-integrated e-ID)

  • National voter's card

  • Nigerian driving licence

  • A self-portrait photo (a clear, colour selfie)

Singapore

  • National identity card (front and back)

  • Armed forces ID card

  • A self-portrait photo (a clear, colour selfie)

South Africa

  • National identity card

  • National identity book

  • Valid South African passport

  • A self-portrait photo (a clear, colour selfie)

Europe*

We require two documents to verify your identity.


  • A colour scan or photo of one of these documents:

    • National identity card (front and back)

    • National passport

    • Driving licence

  • A self-portrait photo (a clear, colour selfie)

* European countries supported: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.

Uploading your selfie

To upgrade your Luno account to level 2, we require a photo or scan of your government-issued ID, as well an additional proof of identity in the form of a “selfie” photo. The photo should be in colour, and in a high enough resolution so that your face should be clearly recognisable. See our guidelines below.


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