To use, ecdsa, fastecdsa, sympy dependencies are required. Depending on the operating system, different installation steps must be performed.


sudo apt install -y libgmp3-dev
pip install starknet-py


Instructions assume Homebrew being installed.


If you are experiencing issues installing related to fastecdsa on recent versions of MacOS consider installing cmake with version >=3.22.4.

brew install cmake

It is required to build crypto-cpp-py dependency in case it hasn’t been updated to support newest MacOS versions.

Intel processor#

brew install gmp
pip install starknet-py

Apple silicon#

brew install gmp
CFLAGS=-I`brew --prefix gmp`/include LDFLAGS=-L`brew --prefix gmp`/lib pip install starknet-py


You can install on Windows in two ways:

  1. Install it just like you would on Linux.

You might encounter problems related to libcrypto_c_exports.

In such case make sure that you have MinGW installed and up-to-date.


An easy way to install MinGW is through chocolatey.

You also should have MinGW in your PATH environment variable (e.g. C:\ProgramData\chocolatey\lib\mingw\tools\install\mingw64\bin).

If you encounter any further problems related to installation, you can create an issue at our GitHub or ask for help in #🐍 | starknet-py channel on Starknet Discord server.

  1. Use virtual machine with Linux, Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 (WSL2).