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Hook for fetching the balance a wallet has for a specific ERC20 token.

Note: This hook is for custom ERC20 tokens. For native tokens such as Ether, use useBalance instead.

Available to use on contracts that implement the ERC20 interface.

import { useTokenBalance } from "@thirdweb-dev/react";

const { data, isLoading, error } = useTokenBalance(


Provide your token contract instance and a wallet address as the arguments.

The wallet address provided as the second argument is the address you want to fetch the balance for.

import { useTokenBalance, useContract } from "@thirdweb-dev/react";

// Your smart contract address
const contractAddress = "{{contract_address}}";

// Your wallet address
const walletAddress = "{{wallet_address}}";

function App() {
const { contract } = useContract(contractAddress, "token");
const { data, isLoading, error } = useTokenBalance(contract, walletAddress);

Return Value

The hook returns an object containing the following properties:

Return Value
// The symbol of the token
symbol: string;

// The balance of the address
value: BigNumber;

// The name of the token
name: string;

// The number of decimals off the token
decimals: number;

// The formatted balance
displayValue: string;