How to have your identity verified on Gate.io website:
Step 1: Log in to your account. Move your cursor on the top-right profile icon and go to "KYC (ID Verification)" - "Individual" - "Verify Now".
Step 2: Select your country, input your full legal name (twice), fill in your ID information, upload photos of both sides of your ID card, and a photo of you holding your ID. Make sure everything is filled in correctly and click on "Confirm and Submit".
Step 3: After the uploading is completed, you can go back to "Identity and safety" to check the status of your verification.
How to obtain KYC 2 verification:
If you have obtained KYC, you can level up to KYC 2. There are two ways to verify for KYC 2 - "Submit gesture photo" and "PC Camera".
1. "Submit gesture photo"
Upload 4 photos of you posing gestures that show the last 4 digits of your UID. When photos are successfully and correctly taken and uploaded, click on "Confirm and Submit".
1. The size of each gesture photo cannot exceed 4MB. Image type can only be JPG or PNG.
2. Make sure that there is no watermarks or smudges on the photos. Your gestures must be clear and your whole upper body must be in the frame.
3. You can click on the top-right "View all examples" to preview sample photos of all gestures.
2. "PC Camera"
You can either verify on Gate.io mobile app with your phone camera or on website with your PC camera.