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Verify user identities using bank data

Retrieve the full name on the account—data can be used to complement KYC procedures

PSD2 integrations

Plaid’s integrations are PSD2 compliant, delivering secure and reliable access to the European financial ecosystem

Make an Identity request

Use the Identity endpoint to submit a POST request

names

A list of names associated with the account(s)

Retrieve Identity request

 
curl -X POST https://sandbox.plaid.com/identity/get \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
-d '{
  "client_id": String,
  "secret": String,
  "access_token": String
}'

Run

Make an Identity request

Use the Identity endpoint to submit a POST request

Retrieve Identity request


curl -X POST https://sandbox.plaid.com/identity/get \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
-d '{
  "client_id": String,
  "secret": String,
  "access_token": String
}'

Identity data straight from the source

The <strong>/identity/get</strong> endpoint allows you to retrieve account holder information on file with the financial institution

Retrieve Identity response


http code 200
{
  "accounts": [
    {
      ...,
      "owners": [
        {
          "addresses": [
            {
              "data": {
                "city": "null",
                "region": "null",
                "street": "null",
                "postal_code": "null",
                "country": "null"
              },
              "primary": true
            },
            {
              "data": {
                "city": "null",
                "region": "null",
                "street": "null",
                "postal_code": "null",
                "country": "null"
              },
              "primary": false
            }
          ],
          "emails": [
            {
              "data": "null",
              "primary": true,
              "type": "primary"
            }
          ],
          "names": [
            "Louis Jacques Rousseau"
          ],
          "phone_numbers": [{
            "primary": true,
            "type": "null",
            "data": "null"
          }]
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "item": {object},
  "request_id": "m8MDnv9okwxFNBV"
}

names

A list of names associated with the account(s)

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50% reduction in customer service queries