How to Buy Bitcoin in Austria

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Bitcoin in Austria

Step 1

Make a Coinmama account

Use the following link and join at Coinmama.

Provide an email address, take a username, and pick a strong, secure password.

The infrastructure and website of Coinmama is fast and secure, so you're personal data is kept safe.

Step 2

Verify your account


In order to buy Bitcoin (BTC) with USD or EUR, you have to provide your name, date of birth, country and phone number as well as additional support documents which verify your identity.

The supporting documents are a valid ID, like Driver license or Passport and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Residence certificate or Tax document.


Such an verfication of identity is there to forbid identity theft or fraud.

Step 3

Begin ordering Bitcoin by depositing fiat currencies, like EUR or USD


Backing your account with EUR or USD for exchanging can be done different ways, which includes SEPA, SWIFT and domestic wire transfers or debitcard.

The option you choose will be based on your preference and location.

As soon as your fiat currency hits your account, that amount will be converted to BTC.

Alongside your account you will as well have access to charting tools, advanced order types, leveraged trading and 24-hour global client support.

For buying BTC you'll also need to have a wallet.

Congratulations! You have successfully purchased and stored Bitcoin in Austria.

That's it!

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