Complete Guide to Open & Verify Skrill Account from India


Skrill India has been the oldest payment service established in 2011 and owned by the PaySafe group. If you are starting an online business and wand need to send & receive payments from overseas, Skrill is the best alternative to Paypal.

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Paypal has many regulations especially for INDIAN PAYPAL users, after 2011 as of RBI regulations we cannot store money in our Paypal account we can only withdraw money to your bank account. You can’t even purchase or pay for any goods and services using your Paypal balance.

Indian Paypal users cannot send payments to Indian Paypal accounts. But you have an option to send to anyone around the world.

Benefits of Skrill Account:

  • You can easily receive payments from overseas and domestic companies.
  • You can use your International Debit Card to make payments. This helps users who don’t have Credit Cards
  • You can request payments from users using by their E-mail address.
  • You can send money to any person from any country who has a Skrill account.
  • Low deposit and withdrawal charges than Neteller.

Steps to Create Your Skrill Account

  • Go to ” Skrill ” and fill out the details to create your Skrill Account.
  • You will have an option to select Country and Currency. Select your country where you live and have a valid “Identity Document” of that country.
  • Note: You cannot change your currency once your wallet has been created.
  • On the next page, “Enter your street address which is on you ID or Bank statement for verification“.
  • The final step for account opening is to add your phone number.

Verifying your Skrill Account:

  • First of all, you need to verify your E-mail ID.
  • Deposit a minimum amount into your Skrill.
  • To remove the Upload/Withdrawal limits for your Skrill account add your Bank account and Debit Card.
  • Go to “Cards & Bank Account” section Firstly add your bank account.( Leave the sort code empty, if asked).

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  • Now you need to link your Debit card some debit cards don’t work on Skrill follow this guide to know which card works.

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  • Alternatively, you can verify your account with Virtual Credit Cards.
  • Once you have linked your bank account and debit card you are asked to submit National ID proof for verification
  • On next process, you need to verify your location. You can submit Utility Bill or Bank/Credit Statement
  • The last step is to Verify your Skrill Account by uploading a selfie.
  • Example below (Make sure your face is visible and Don’t cover any information on
    your ID with your fingers)
  • For India, users upload your PAN CARD and Bank Statement for verification.( Verification may take 24-48 hours.

Verifying debit/credit card using VCC

  • Go to Entropay
  • Sign up and click on get your card.
  • Top-up your card with more than $5 than your desired amount.
  • Entropay has VBV and Mastercard 3DSecurecode which is used by most Indian merchants.
  • Enter your International usage enabled Credit/Debit card details and click confirm details.
  • You will be redirected to 3dsecure or VBV page, complete the transaction.
  • Your Entropay VCC will be top upped and you can see the amount.
  • Now add the VCC to your Skrill account and click on verify.

Boom..!! You have successfully created and verified your Skrill account.

Hope this guide helped you to know everything about creating and verifying Skrill account from India. If you have any query know us via the comments section.

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  1. Hi, i have registered in skrill and my next step is to finish the verification in that i have to enter either the verification code or the debited amount. What debited amount they are talking about and what code? Does this mean they will debit some amount in my entropay account with a verification code?

  2. I completed my verification in skrill account but i cannot add money from entropay it always say transaction decline may i know the reason?

      • I have 8usd in entropay and i want to transfer to skrill or add 6usd from entropay to skrill but it says transaction decline may i know why? I tried every possibility but no good.

  3. I have tried with my international global debit card but still it says transaction decline. I have enough balance but why it declines my transaction?

  4. Which Option Had to be selected in Neteller
    At the time of deposit
    Gambling Or Non-Gambling??
    Because i talk to Neteller
    they said u have to be selected Gambling for Iq option
    Which To be selected?? Any Idea??

    • I recommend you to use Skrill because they have very low transaction fees

      And when depositing you should select “non-gambling” for IQ Option.

  5. Hello, I am used expert options trading for that withdrawal of money I need skrill account. And I am Indian.
    I have all the documents. But I need information related to transaction charges.
    I mean if I am transfer $50 then what will be pay for this.

  6. i am from INDIA, I need to know whether we make a Bank transfer to Skrill account using Reference code from my indian savings account??

    • If you are uploading bank statement make sure it is not more than 6 months. And national ID may be your PAN, DL or Passport

  7. Dear sir,
    My i q option account has been block because I am unknown that national I’d filled and verification is most required in I q option .So please reopen my account .

  8. Sir,
    After verification of skrill account withdrawal limit increse upto
    9000 usd in 90 days.
    So you have any idea or having another mathod to increase this limit up 10000 usd in 30 days or in 1 day ..??

  9. I just opened my account on skrill on 2nd November. I had added my SBI bank account but when I am trying to deposit money, it’s not moving forward to next page and it’s automatically getting back to account overview page? Do I know why it’s happening? And when I am trying to add my IDBI rupay card ( BUT THIS CARD IS INTERNATIONAL DEBIT CARD WHICH ALSO has THE SERVICE FACILITY FROM ” DINERS CLUB INTERNATIONAL” WHICH IS ACCEPTED BY SKRILL) is not accepting. Please let me know. It’s very irritating that I am not able to upload my money in the account.

  10. I cant finish the card verification, they are asking for entering the transaction amount, but the amount they debited from my account is in INR but they are asking me to enter it in EUR. I tried to convert it into EUR but its not working. Please Help!!

  11. I have completed my verification including the 🆔 but if I want to withdraw ,it takes me to verify your card.
    I thought if you have verified your identity, you can withdraw as well upload with ease.

  12. How can I decrease skrill fee?
    My account currency is set to INR.
    Whenever I upload fund in skrill account it charges 1.9% skrill fee + 2.4% SBI bank currency conversion.
    And when I send fund in USD to anyone it charges 3.99% currency conversion fee.
    Please Suggest.

  13. TranceBlogger Team: I have opened my account in Skrill 6 days back. They asked me to verify these things I did it,
    1) Fund Your account : Verified
    2) Verify Your ID : Verified (Submitted Adhar Card).
    3) Verify Your Location: Still in review.
    4) Verify Account Ownership: Verified.

    On Friday 1st December I have submitted my lease/tenant agreement paper which is of 2 years old but still it is in active condition verified by Indian Government. But it got rejected on 3rd December by Skrill Team.
    Then today morning I have uploaded my bank statement where the address is different with respect to Adhar Card,Is it ok ? Bank Statement is my current address actually .

    And next thing I want to ask how much time it will take to verify the pending location verification ?. Actually once location verification got rejected from your side so I am little bit worried.
    Please help me out.

    Shayaan Moiz

    • You must upload the Proof of Address, which you have mentioned when creating your account.
      If you have mentioned your current address as in bank statement then please upload the bank statement.

  14. Sir i added my debit card. After that they asked me to debit and verify. I clicked on that. The amount has been debited from my account. For verification they are asking the amount debited. I calculated the amount deducted by converting it into euro as they were asking to write it in euro. It said incorrect everytime i clicked on submit. Now they said to try after 24h what do i do now.?


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