How to Buy Bitcoin in New Zealand

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Bitcoin in New Zealand

Step 1

Make a Coinmama account

Use the following link and make an account at Coinmama.

Use an email address, take a username, and select a secure, strong password.

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

Step 2

Verify your identity


In order to buy Bitcoin with EUR or USD, you will need to provide your phone number, name, country and date of birth alongside with extra support documents verifying your personal identity.

The supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like Driver license or Passport and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Tax document or Residence certificate.


The reason for this strict verification is to forbid identity theft or fraud.

Step 3

Go ahead buying BTC 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 variant you choose will be based on your preference and location.

Once your fiat currency hits your account, that amount will be converted to BTC.

Alongside your account you will also have access to charting tools and global support.

For buying Bitcoin you will also need to have a wallet.

Congrats! You've successfully bought and stored Bitcoin in New Zealand.

That's it!

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