This topic describes how to enter and submit the required information to complete real-name verification. The following examples apply to individual registrants.

Individual registrants can use a valid identity document, such as the resident identity card or passport, for real-name verification. This topic describes how to use a resident identity card or passport for real-name verification.
Note If your domain name fails real-name verification, you must modify the submitted information based on the review comments and submit it again. For more information, see Real-name verification failures and workarounds.

Resident identity card

Individual registrants who use their resident identity cards for real-name verification must enter and submit all the required information by referring to the example shown in the following figure.
Note
  • When you upload an image of your resident identity card, you only need to upload the image of the side that contains the profile picture.
  • Chinese natural persons who are based in mainland China cannot use their passports to complete real-name verification. We recommend that Chinese residents in mainland China use their resident identity cards and foreign residents use their passports to complete real-name verification.
  • If registrants are based outside mainland China, we recommend that these registrants use their passports for real-name verification.

Passport

Individual registrants who use their passports for real-name verification must enter and submit all the required information by referring to the example shown in the following figure.
Note
  • Chinese natural persons who are based in mainland China cannot use their passports to complete real-name verification. We recommend that Chinese residents in mainland China use their resident identity cards and foreign residents use their passports to complete real-name verification.
  • If registrants are based outside mainland China, we recommend that these registrants use their passports for real-name verification.