Document requirements for advertiser identity verification

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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:

  • Certificate of registration or incorporation
  • VAT or tax clearance certificate
  • Extract from CRO register
  • 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:

  • Passport
  • National ID card
  • Driver's license
  • Residence permit

*Please do not submit a Public Services Card (PSC).

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