How do I change the postal address on my PayPal account?
Here's how to update the postal address on your PayPal account:
- Go to your Settings.
- Click Manage all addresses under "Address".
- Click Update under the address you want to change.
- Enter your changes and click Change Address.
You can’t make any changes to your primary street address. Instead, you can add a new address with the new information and then set it primary.
Please note that the country can’t be changed after you’ve registered. If you're moving out of Hong Kong, you’ll need to open a new PayPal account to match the country you’re moving to.
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