Reply To: What is seller identity verification, and why do we need to pass this process?


    If you are new Amazon sellers then you required to pass the Seller Identity Verification. So without going this process you cannot start selling on market place so you must verify your identity prior to commence trade on amazon. Sellers who decline will not be able to successfully create an Amazon Seller account for the North America (US, Canada and Mexico) Amazon marketplaces.
    Legal business name
    Business address
    Business contact information
    Valid internationally chargeable credit card
    Working phone number
    tax ID
    National ID card that’s in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese or Spanish
    (if it’s not in one of these languages, you need to attach a copy of your passport, along with your signature or a notarized translation in one of the above listed languages)
    Once you have all your documents gathered, login to you seller central. From there, navigate to the Seller Identity Verification page, then select the country where your business is based. Now all you have to do is fill out the relevant fields and you’re good to go.
    It will take 3 business days amazon to review these information. They reply you at your email.