z_getnewaddress - Zcash 5.2.0 RPC

z_getnewaddress ( type )

DEPRECATED. Use z_getnewaccount and z_getaddressforaccount instead.

Returns a new shielded address for receiving payments.

With no arguments, returns a Sapling address.
Generating a Sprout address is not allowed after Canopy has activated.

1. "type"         (string, optional, default="sapling") The type of address. One of ["sprout", "sapling"].

"zcashaddress"    (string) The new shielded address.

> zcash-cli z_getnewaddress 
> zcash-cli z_getnewaddress sapling
> curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "z_getnewaddress", "params": [] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;'

Maintained by @_garethtdavies; modified by: mdr0id;license of the docs is MIT (see zcash repo), license of the scripts and webpage is also MIT (github repo)

Note it uses a mainnet zcash node