How do I transfer ownership of an Ethereum collection?

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You may find yourself in a situation where you need or want to transfer ownership of one collection to a different wallet address. If your wallet has been compromised, it's best to ensure that you have access to your collection as soon as possible.

Follow along to find out how you can transfer the ownership of a collection:

1.  Go on to the collection on and copy the collection's wallet address.
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2. On Etherscan, click on "Contract" and then "Write Contract."

Note: Only the owner of the collection can perform the transferring of a collection (smart contract) so you'll need to be logged in to Etherscan and the collection will need to be verified to your profile.

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3. Under step 17 (transferOwnership) enter the wallet address that you want to transfer the collection to in the newOwner (address) field.

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4. Click on "Write."

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5. Confirm and sign the changes in your wallet.

6. Now that you've changed the ownership address on Etherscan, contact our support team through the link below so we can approve the change on

Note: When filling out the form, enter your Issue Subject as: "Request Collection Page Edit Access for External Contracts" so that our support agents can take care of your request as soon as possible.


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