Why should I verify my account?
Over the past few years, not only Unibet but every single online bookmaker faced a lot of problems with scammers. Unibet is one of the most popular online bookmakers, which aim is to always provide the best to its players. By joining Unibet, you are going to have access to a lot of different sports betting options, virtual games, casino and live casino games, features, also a lot of payment methods, extremely high odds and a lot of generous bonus offers, which can literally give you some free money every day. In all these things, which Unibet is giving to its players, scammers see a lot of potential, and try a lot to join the bookmaker. The only way for Unibet to prevent any scammers from joining is to ask for KYC verification, which simply confirms your identity, so scamming will become impossible.
How to pass the KYC verification?
As we already mentioned, the only way for Unibet to prevent any scammers for joining is to ask for the KYC verification, which confirms your identity, so this verification cannot be skipped. The KYC verification, or Know You Customer verification in Unibet, proved your personal details and address, so if you try to harm the bookmaker, you are going to be stopped. The KYC verification, actually is not a hard procedure, if you entered only valid information about you, when you opened your account. You can finish the KYC verification for less than a few minutes if every information is true.
In order to pass the KYC verification, you only need to send Unibet some documents. Notice, that if you do not pass the Know Your Customer verification, Unibet will not allow you to deposit or withdraw any funds. Passing the KYC verification, will not only secure the bookmaker, but also you can be sure that Unibet is legit. The KYC verification consists of 2 parts, where you should send a scanned copy or a picture of some of your documents.
The first part of the KYC verification is to verify your Personal Details, for the first part of the verification you should send Unibet a scanned copy or a picture of one of the following documents:
- ID Card - Both Front and Back,
- Passport - Photo and the Cover Page,
- Driver’s Licence - Photo, name, and signature.
For the second part of the KYC verification in Unibet is to verify your address, for which you only need to send Unibet a scanned copy or a picture of one of the following documents:
- Utility Bill - Where your name and address is clearly visible,
- Bank or Credit Card Statement - Again name and current address should be clearly visible,
- Local Authority Tax Bill - Where name, address, and tax ID number are clearly visible.
All the documents for the address verification should not be older than 3 months.
How long Do you Have to wait for the KYC verification?
You already know which documents you should send to Unibet, in order to pass the KYC verification, and obviously, this can be done within a few minutes, but only if you provided only true information about you when opening your account. After you successfully sent your verification documents to Unibet, you should wait for a while for the bookmaker to review and accept them, which may take up to 5 days, but usually 24 hours. If you sent your documents through the weekend, you probably going to wait a little bit longer than sending them through the week. Something really important about the pictures you send, which you should remember, is to take only clean pictures, where the required details are clearly visible, or the team of Unibet may ask for another picture.
If you sent your documents before more than 5 working days, but they are still no approved, and you did not receive any messages from the bookmaker, you should contact the customer support agents of the bookmaker, because there could be some problems with the documents. Do not forget that if you provided not valid information when you opened your account, you may be rejected from the team of Unibet, and you are not going to be able to place any bets, also to deposit or withdraw any money. When you are opening your account check twice for the details you enter.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: I do not want to share all the information from my ID card with Unibet, why the bookmaker need it all?
A: Luckily, you are not asked for the whole information from your documents, you can cover the ones, which are not required when you are opening your account.
Q: Can I finish the KYC verification through the mobile application of Unibet?
A: Yes, through both the mobile application and mobile website version of Unibet, you are allowed to finish the KYC verification.
Q: Are there any restricted countries, from which I cannot join Unibet and verify my account?
A: Unfortunately, there are some countries from which you are not allowed to join Unibet, but the goods news is that the list is short, so you can enjoy betting in Unibet from almost all over the world.
Q: Is it safe to share my personal details with Unibet?
A: Unibet is one of the most popular online bookmakers, which is licenced by the Malta Gaming Authority, which prove that the bookmaker is legit and you can share your details without any doubt. For additional insurance, Unibet uses high - encrypted technologies to protect your details from the third person.
Unibet is one of the leading online bookmakers, in which you have access to a lot of betting options, bonus offers, payment methods, in which online scammers see a lot of potential. The only way for Unibet to prevent any scammers from joining is to ask for a KYC verification, which will prove your identity, so the joining of scammers is impossible. Passing the KYC verification is very easy process, which can be finished for less than a few minutes, if you do not pass it you are not going to be able to deposit or withdraw any money. Do not forget, that you should provide only valid information when you are opening your account at Unibet, in order to not have any problems with the KYC verification.