How to verify Facebook Business Manager Account?


To apply for WhatsApp Business API, you need to verify your Facebook Business Manager Account

In this tutorial, you'll find 10 Super easy steps to get your Facebook Business Manager Verified. 

Facebook Business Verification takes 2-3 days to process, after which you can easily apply for WhatsApp Business API by clicking the button below 👇 

We'll get you approved in 1-2 Days or at times within the same day!

What documents does Facebook need to verify your Business Account?


Here are the documents Facebook needs to verify your Business account:

  • Legal details of your business (business name, address, contact info)

  •  A legal document containing the Legal Name of the Business as well as Legal Address, preferably GST or Bank Account Statement.

  •  A working website of your business. The website must mention at its footer the exact Legal Business Name (as cited in the documents).

  • Proof of access to the business such as official Business email (email with the same domain of your website).

 Note- Images of your document must be clear, in colour, and show the whole document. 

Step to verify Facebook Business Manager Account

Watch this step-by-step tutorial to get your Facebook Business Manager Verified. 

Or if you're in the mood to read, follow the steps mentioned below. 

Step to verify Facebook Business Manager Account

  • 1

    Go to Facebook Business Manager

    Click here to redirect to the Facebook Business Manager Page. 

    This will open to a new tab on your Facebook Business Account. 

    Go to facebook business manager
  • 2

    Choose one Facebook Business Manager Account

     If you already have a business manager account, choose the account on which you want to get your WhatsApp Business API. If you do not have a Facebook Business Manager account, you can create one by clicking here

    Note: If you have just one Facebook Business Manager Account, your business setting will open automatically. 

    Choose fb business manager accoun t
  • 3

    Create a Facebook Business Manager Account (if not already created)

     If you already have a Facebook business account, select it. If you don't, you can create one by clicking here.

    Create a facebook business account
  • 4

    Go to Security Center

    From Facebook Business Settings, choose the 'Security Center' Page. 

    Refer to the image on the right to know its location. 

    Go to security center
  • 5

    Click 'Start Verification' Button

    In security settings, click 'Start Verification'

     Hack Note: If the ‘Start Verification’ button is greyed/disabled (like the image above), you must follow some steps to enable it. 

    Click here to know how to enable the 'Start Verification' button if it doesn't appear or is greyed out. 

    Click start verification button
  • 6

    Click Get Started

     If you can see your Start Verification Button, click it & press 'Get started' on the next screen (as shown in image below) 

    Click get started
  • 7

    Choose Country

     In this step, select the country where your business is primarily based. 

    Choose country
  • 8

    Fill Organization Details

     Carefully fill in your Organization's details!

    In the name section, fill in the Exact Name mentioned in your legal document. 

    In address, write the Same Address as mentioned in your legal document. Adding a different one might cause problems with your approval from Facebook. 

    In the address row, be sure to add only the location of your business and not the state & Pincode.

    E.g. If your address is 3013, Chandni Chowk, Sita Ram Bazar, Old Delhi, 110006. 

    Then, only add '3013, Chandni Chowk, Sita Ram Bazar' in the address row. 

    Add Delhi in City & State and 110006 in Pincode.

    Add the Town, State & Pincode in the next row as shown in the above image. 

    In phone number, it's not necessary to add your WhatsApp Business API number. 

    You can add any other business number you wish to receive communication from Facebook. 

    Last, add the URL to your website. This website should contain the business legal name at the footer so that facebook verifies that this business is linked with the legal name. 

    Fill in organization details
  • 9

    Choose your company or click 'Organization not listed'

     Once you submit all the details, Facebook verifies which all companies match the entered details. 

    Choose only the company with the exact matching details with your business. 

    You should also have your business phone number for verification. 

    Even if your organization's not listed, don't worry. Click 'Organization not listed' & proceed to the next step. 

    Choose your company
  • 10

    Add supporting Documents for your Business

     If in the previous step, your business wasn't listed, add supporting documents to verify your business. Make sure to upload the same document in both places to avoid confusion. 

    Add supporting documents
  • 11

    Choose a Contact Method


    Note: Email is the recommended source of contact and improves your chances of getting verified. 

    Add your official business email ID with your same domain name (e.g. & press next. 

    If you don't have a registered email ID with your domain name, choose phone or text for verification.

    Choose a contact method
  • 12

    Verify the sent code

    Last, Verify the code sent to your Email ID or enter the OTP sent via text or phone. 

    Verify code
  • 13

    Apply & get approval for WhatsApp Business API (in 10 Minutes)

    Apply for the WhatsApp Business API with AiSensy & get approval as fast as 10 minutes. 

    You also get to try out the AiSensy platform via 14-Day FREE Trial with features:

    • Engage with 2000 Monthly Active Users
    • Access to all premium AiSensy features
    • Free approval for WhatsApp Business API
    Apply & get approved for whatsapp api

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