Updated 5 days ago by Flore

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:

  1. Open the Lydia app
  2. Head to the Profile tab of the app
  3. Select "Get the verified account status"
  4. Follow the steps to getting a verified account
Getting a verified account takes in average 3 working days (in average). If the documents provided are blurry or truncated, it may take more time.

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

Option 1

ID + Video selfie

Option 2

2 IDs + 1 complementary document (student card or driving licence)

Option 3

2 IDs + 1 payment with 3DS

Option 4

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.

👉 In addition to the “verified profile” status, Lydia's experience can be even better with Lydia Blue and Lydia Black.

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