Before being able to stake, your account must first be verified to the Intermediate level or higher.
If you are staking with the Kraken Pro app, follow the steps found in this article.
View step-by-step staking instructions
At this time assets must be on your Kraken account to stake. It is not currently possible to stake assets with Kraken directly from your wallet such as Trezor or Ledger. You must first deposit funds from your wallet if you wish to stake them with us.
You may receive an error message or not be able to stake for the following reasons:
|Possible issue||How to resolve|
|Your browser is having issues.||
Follow the browser troubleshooting guide.
|You have funding 2FA activated but are entering your sign-in or trade 2FA.||Make sure that you are entering the funding 2FA code.|
You have an open order preventing your funds from being staked.
|Close the order to free the funds to be staked.|
|You have an incomplete account access case.||Please respond to the latest email you received regarding the issue.|
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