When you join Sharesies we need to ID you first. You must be over 18, and be a New Zealand resident. We must confirm that you are who you say you are.

We will ask for your NZ drivers licence number, or NZ passport. If the test fails, or you don't have either of those we'll call you to go through a different process. 

For this we'll need:

Option 1: Original or certified copy of one of the following (must be current):

  • NZ Firearms License.
  • NZ Passport.
  • Overseas Passport.

Option 2: Original or certified copy of one of the following (must be current):

  • New Zealand full birth certificate.
  • Certificate of New Zealand citizenship.

AND

One of the following:

  • New Zealand driver licence.
  • 18+ Card.

Option 3: Original or certified copy of: (must be current):

  • New Zealand driver licence. 

AND

One of the following:

  • A document issued by a registered bank that contains the person’s name and signature, for example a credit card, debit card or EFTPOS card.
  • A bank statement issued by a registered bank to the person in the 12 months immediately preceding the date of the application.
  • A document issued by a government agency that contains the person’s name and signature, for example, a SuperGold Card.
  • A statement issued by a government agency to the person in the 12 months immediately preceding the date of the application, for example, a statement from the Inland Revenue Department.
  • A citizenship certificate issued by a foreign government.
  • A birth certificate issued by a foreign government, the United Nations or an agency of the United Nations.


What's a certified copy?
These documents must be sighted and signed by one of the following persons:

  • Member of the police.
  • Justice of the peace.
  • Registered medical doctor.
  • Kaumātua.
  • Registered teacher.
  • Minister of religion.
  • Lawyer.
  • Notary public.
  • New Zealand Honorary consul.
  • Member of Parliament.
  • Chartered accountant.

Where do I send my certified document(s)?
You can email your certified document(s) to us.
Email: help@sharesies.nz

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