What You Need to Get Started

Individual Requirements

To apply for a Robinhood account, you’ll need to meet the following requirements:

  • Be 18 years or older;
  • Have a valid Social Security Number (not a Taxpayer Identification Number);
  • Have a legal U.S. residential address within the 50 states or Puerto Rico; and
  • Be a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident, or have a valid U.S. visa*.

*Option not available for citizens of Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) countries, Financial Action Task Force (FATF) identified high-risk and non-cooperative jurisdictions, and other high-risk jurisdictions, designated at the sole discretion of Robinhood. Citizens of these countries must provide copies of a valid U.S. passport or Permanent Resident Card.

Note: We may make exceptions for active U.S. military personnel stationed abroad.

Technology Requirements

Robinhood is currently available on iOS, Android, and most web browsers.

iOS Android Web
Robinhood is available for iPhone and Apple Watch on the App Store. We support all iOS devices running iOS 10 and newer.

Note: Although we don’t specifically support iOS and Android tablets, our mobile apps may run on your tablet.

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