Verifying my account
Advanced Lydia features or specific amount limits can be unlocked by verifying your account. This procedure is totally free and ensures you take advantage of the best Lydia has to offer.
Knowing our users is also a legal obligation which helps to ensure general security within the application. 🔒
Verified users can be identified by a blue dot next to their profile photo.
What you get with a verified account 🏅
Verifying your account grants you with many advantages like :
Paying and receiving more, with...
- Higher transaction limits (payments, bank transfers, card top-up)
- Better account security
Using advanced features, like...
Getting a verified account 🕵️♂️
To get a verified account, follow these simple steps:
- Open the Lydia app
- Head to the Profile tab of the app
- Select "Get the verified account status"
- Follow the steps to getting a verified account
Required documents 📝
To assign this status, Lydia must verify the user's identity using official documents. First, the user must declare his residence address and then provide the following documents:
Documents to send to obtain the verified profile
ID + Video selfie
2 IDs + 1 complementary document (student card or driving licence)
2 IDs + 1 payment with 3DS
1 ID + 1 complementary document (student card or driving licence) + 1 payment with 3DS
Proof of identity accepted are the following:
- European identity card
- European passport
- Non-European passport and visa
- New French driving license (card format)
- Residence card or permit
Other documents may be required by Lydia to verify the identity of the user. For more information on accepted documents, click here.
These documents can be photographed directly from the application or be imported there.