In order to buy EVERs right from within Surf with your bank card you need to be verified and pass a KYC procedure.
If you use Itez service and the amount is less than 300 EUR, you don’t need to go through the KYC. If the amount is more - KYC is obligatory.
Speaking about Surf Pay, when you purchase EVER via this service, you need to undergo the procedure in any case.
KYC is the procedure of uploading your personal documents to confirm you are a law obedient person. It is needed due to requirements set by financial authorities and internal policies.
When you go through the KYC procedure for the Surf Pay service, you need to proceed with the following steps:
- verify your email address and enter a 4-digit code sent to your email address
- provide ID document
- provide a valid proof of address
- make a selfie
- On the amount selection screen, enter the needed amount - for instance, 450 EUR and tap Continue.
- Choose your country of residence and the document type and tap Next.
- Tap Upload Document.
- Take a photo of your ID document and select it in the app. Tap Next.
- Then upload your proof of address document. This document should be no more than 3 months old and contain your full name and your address. The following documents can be accepted:
- Bank or credit card statement
- Utility bill, payment slip or penalty charge notice
- Tax invoice
- Certificate issued by authorities confirm your residential address
- Lease agreement or mortgage statement with utility bill issued for an owner
- Other legal document with your address
- On an exceptional basis passport or ID with stamped address can be approved as proof of address at the discretion of the service provider
- Please do not modify photos of the attached documents or send docs for other persons.
- Select a picture of this document on your device and tap Next.
- Take a selfie with your device. Then the app will show you a screen confirming that the system is processing your documents.After a while, the system will have checked your documents and send a message confirming successful KYC.
- Then you will need to enter your bank card details and continue to buy tokens.
If you are having troubles with anything, drop a message to the Assistant in Surf.