# How to Claim Governance Reward in WX?
You can get gWX by locking your WX on the smart contract. The more is the amount and the longer is the duration of WX token being locked, the more gWX you receive in return. Your gWX balance indicates your current boost rate. Your gWX balance will gradually decrease starting from the moment you locked your WX.
Important: Staking LP Token is not the only way to get WX token that can be locked on the smart contract to get boosted (get gWX). You can also get WX token by trading on Waves.Exchange or buy them on IDO sale.
All holders of gWX are entitled to claim governance rewards in WX. Governance rewards are based on the amount of trading fees collected by Waves.Exchange and your gWX share.
Click Claim to claim the accumulated amount.