Complete your KYC

The Know Your Customer procedure is a standard verification process to ensure compliance with local regulations. To start receiving payments, complete your KYC with the relevant documents required for your business type.

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To receive only international payments

Provide a Valid PAN Number for instant verification. The name on your PAN card should match the name on your PayPal account.

Complete your KYC

Receive local and international payments

Kindly note that the required documents vary according to business type. Get directed to the right section by clicking on the link that represents your business:

  1. Individual Businesses, Freelancers & Sole Proprietors, or
  2. All Other Business Types (Partnerships, Ltd Company, Corporation & Government).

Documents required:

Provide PAN card copy of the Business Owner/ Freelancer (matching the name as given in PayPal account).
This document will also serve the purpose of ‘Proof of identity’ requirement.

Watch our video guide to your KYC setup

Click on the video that represents your business type to watch a run through of the KYC procedure.

Individual Businesses or Freelancers
Sole Proprietors
All Other Business Types


  • Check that you have selected the right business type when creating your account
  • Submit both sides of the documents if there are details on either side (Eg. Aadhar, Driving License, Passport, etc.)
  • Make sure to submit personal and business details in PayPal account as per the documents you have
  • Double-check that you have all the list of documents you need before starting submission



  • Submit document copies that are damaged, blurred or distorted
  • Submit documents that are password-protected
  • Enter personal details when business details are needed, or vice versa

Want to learn more?
Read our step-by-step guide for KYC.

If you have completed your KYC and are looking for next steps to receive Rupee payments on your website, click here