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Introducing Meta Verified

A subscription bundle to help you establish your presence on Instagram and Facebook. Click below to subscribe from the Instagram or Facebook app (iOS/Android) or Facebook web (www.). Not yet available on Instagram web.


Purchasing Meta Verified on the web is currently unavailable in some regions.

Establish your presence on Instagram and Facebook

With Meta Verified, you get verification with a government ID, proactive account protection, access to direct account support and more. Get these exclusive benefits on Instagram or Facebook for USD $11.99 when you subscribe on web or USD $14.99 when you subscribe in the app.

Features, availability and pricing may vary by region.

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Help your community know it's the real you with a verified badge, which uses a verification process with a government ID and where available a selfie video to securely establish your account’s authenticity.

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Proactive account protection

Get protection from impersonation with proactive account monitoring and secure your account with required two-factor authentication.

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Exclusive features

Get exclusive stickers on Stories and Reels across Facebook and Instagram, and where available 100 Stars a month on Facebook so you can show your support for other creators.

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Direct account support

Get help when you need it from a real person on common account issues that matter to you.

Become Meta Verified

Get started with the verification process. Meta Verified is currently expanding globally for people 18 years or older and is not yet available for businesses.
See the FAQ section for pricing and eligibility details.

Subscribe now to become Meta Verified on Instagram or Facebook.

Verification on different platforms

Select a profile

Go to ‘Settings’ on Instagram or Facebook. Click ‘Accounts Center’, then ‘Meta Verified’. If it’s available for your account, you will seeMeta Verified available’ under your name and profile photo.

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Set up payment

Select your preferred payment method for your monthly payment.

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Verify identity

Complete the verification process and provide a government-issued photo ID and where available a selfie video to confirm your identity before being approved for a Meta Verified subscription.


We’ve included some frequently asked questions below. For more, visit our Help Center on Instagram or Facebook.

Join our waitlist on Instagram or Facebook to stay updated. We will notify you when Meta Verified is available in your region if you are eligible. Joining the waitlist does not guarantee early access to Meta Verified.

Meta Verified is available on Instagram and Facebook in select regions. It is for people 18 years or older and is not yet available in all places or for businesses. Learn more about who can subscribe to Meta Verified on Instagram and Facebook.

As we test and learn, there will be no changes to accounts on Instagram or Facebook that are already verified based on prior requirements. Existing verified badge holders can also apply for a Meta Verified subscription if they meet the eligibility requirements. Learn more about eligibility requirements on Instagram and Facebook.

You will be asked to provide a government-issued ID and where available a selfie video so we can confirm your identity before being approved for a Meta Verified subscription. The ID must match the profile name and photo of the Instagram or Facebook account you’re applying for. Once your profile is verified, you can’t change your username or date of birth on your profile without going through the Meta Verified subscription and verification application process again. Learn more about the verification process on Instagram and Facebook.

No. To use Meta Verified on both Instagram and Facebook, you must subscribe on each app separately. However, currently if you subscribe on Facebook, your verified badge will also appear on Messenger.

Meta Verified is generally available in most regions for USD $11.99 when you subscribe from the web (Facebook only) and USD $14.99 when you subscribe within the app. You can begin the Meta Verified onboarding experience on Facebook or Instagram to see local pricing for your market.

*Pricing may not be available if Meta Verified has not yet rolled out in your region.

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