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What is an acceptable valid ID to open my account?

As a bank, we need to know who you are. That's why you have to prove your identity with a supported and valid ID when you open your account. The list of acceptable valid IDs are:

  • Driver’s License (or its variants including Conductor’s license, Student permit, Temporary permit (when drivers license is not yet available)
  • Passport
  • Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) ID
  • Unified Multipurpose ID (UMID)
  • Postal ID (plastic type)
  • Voter’s (COMELEC) ID Card
  • Government Office ID or GOCC ID
  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines
  • Overseas Worker’s Welfare Administration ID (OWWA ID)
  • Senior Citizen ID
  • OFW ID
  • TIN No
  • SSS / GSIS No


The photo of your valid ID obtained from GCash during the account opening process will be retained and processed in accordance with the purpose of opening an account with the Bank

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