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Google requires certain advertisers to complete advertiser identity verification as part of a phased rollout. Learn more.
As part of the verification program, advertisers are required to submit one of the acceptable documents listed below based on the location their organization is registered in, or resident in if they are an individual. Complete advertiser identity verification.
Acceptable documents by Location
Organizations are required to submit one of the following registration documents for advertiser identity verification. Acceptable documents include:
- Extract from commercial register (example: Handelsregisterauszug)
- Trade license
- VAT registration certificate
- DUNS certificate
Individuals and authorized representatives must submit a government-issued photo ID issued in one of the European Economic Area (EEA) countries or Switzerland as part of the verification program. Acceptable documents include:
- National ID card
- Driver's license
- Residence permit
Note: For the National ID card and Passport, you have the right to redact any parts of the image that are not necessary for identification, such as your photo and signature.