What is the Faucet?

The faucet is a web-based service that provides free tokens to users of the testnet. The tokens enable users to experiment with Cardano features without spending ada cryptocurrency on the mainnet.

Accessing the Faucet

First, create an account from the special testnet version of Daedalus. You then use the form to receive your tokens.

To request tokens using the faucet:
  1. Enter the address of the account where you want to top up funds.
  2. Complete the captcha.
  3. Click on Request.
  4. Funds will be in the account you specified within a short interval.

Thank you for using the Cardano testnet. We hope you have found it useful for your project.