Before you can use Single.Earth services (buying the MERIT tokens, earning tokens from your land, or contributing to nature protection as a business), you are required to pass the personal or business verification process. The information is required under the laws that apply to Single.Earth activities. There are laws on the prevention of money laundering and terrorism financing and for establishing financial sanctions that we need to comply with. We carefully assess the collected information to ensure that Single.Earth services are not used in connection with any kind of financial crime.
Single.Earth OÜ is a virtual asset service provider authorized by the Estonian Financial Intelligence Unit, incorporated in Estonia with registered number FVT000524 and registered address at Volta 1, 10411, Tallinn, Estonia.
What is Veriff?
Veriff is an Estonian company with many years of experience in the KYC (Know Your Customer) industry. During the onboarding process, you can access Veriff’s app directly. You can read more about Veriff on their website.
How does Veriff work?
Through Veriff’s application, users will be required to take a picture of a valid government-issued ID document, as well as go through a selfie liveness check.
What should you prepare in advance?
Before you start your identity verification process with Veriff, it is essential to:
Be in a well-lit environment;
Have your government-issued identification document next to you;
Have your smartphone next to you to take pictures of your documents and yourself.
During this verification process, we may ask for different documents.
Veriff will process your information by applicable data protection regulations. Single.Earth will only access the needed information for onboarding purposes through our internal back office.
How long will it take to get my results?
Even though Veriff verification times can take only up to 1 working day, we consider this one of many elements of our onboarding. You will receive the final confirmation about your application from Single.Earth as soon as the final review process is complete.