PayPal Commerce Platform

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The PayPal Commerce Platform gives you access to a full range of solutions to manage and grow your business at home and abroad. What’s more, setting up your account is quick and easy.

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Make sure your account is ready to transact

Follow these steps to get your account ready

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Confirm your email

Verify your account by clicking the link in the email we’ve sent you to start accepting payments from customers.

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Link your bank account

This allows you to transfer funds directly from your PayPal account to your bank account. To facilitate the transfer, ensure your PayPal account name matches your bank account name.

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Link a credit card

This enables you to easily pay your business suppliers or shop online with PayPal.

Accept payments with ease

To help increase your local and international sales, the PayPal Commerce Platform provides flexible solutions to help you accept payments in over 100 currencies. You can visit the App Centre to explore your preferred payment solution.

Or, you can simply answer a few questions and we'll help to find the right solution for your business.

Getting paid on your website

Improve your sales by letting customers pay the way they want without leaving your website. PayPal Checkout allows you to accept some of the most popular payment methods in over 200 markets including PayPal, card payments and other alternative and local payment methods. All in a single integration on your website.

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Getting paid by email

Whether your customers prefer to pay with cards or PayPal, you can accept it all in no time with our easy, customisable and professional invoices.

Getting paid on social

Create a PayPal.Me link and share it via text, email, chat or social media and get your customers to pay with a few quick clicks. You can also create a link with your business name to build recognition and trust.

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Getting paid in person

Be ready to accept payments in person with PayPal QR code. Your customers can enjoy the convenience of quick touch-free payments by scanning a QR code using the PayPal app.

Work with solution providers

If you prefer to work with a solution provider for your payment setup, our trusted partners can help you achieve your goals.

Selling on marketplaces

PayPal is built into many online platforms and marketplaces globally, giving you more ways to sell your products and services. Simply link your PayPal and marketplace accounts and start getting paid.

Make payments fast

With your PayPal business account, you can quickly send payments to virtually anyone such as your local and global suppliers as well as shop online. All you need is the recipient’s email address and the payment will be transferred to their PayPal account.

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Manage risk with robust protection

When it comes to security, PayPal has your back. We help safeguard your payments with 24/7 fraud monitoring, while Seller Protection helps protect eligible transactions against chargebacks, reversals due to fraud, and claims that items were not received.

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Streamline your operations with smart tools

PayPal helps you manage your business needs more efficiently with these business account tools.

View your activity

Check the status of all payments from your PayPal business account 'Activity' tab. You can tap a particular transaction for more details.

Manage your funds

Withdraw money easily from your PayPal account to your bank account. Simply tap 'Transfer money’ and enter the amount you'd like to transfer.

Resolve customer queries

Respond to unauthorised activity or transaction issues straight from the Resolution Centre under the 'Tools' tab.

Learn business insights

Access shopper insights, personalised charts on your sales performance and more from your PayPal account 'Reports' tab.

Manage your business on the go

PayPal Business mobile app makes it easy to stay on top of your account activity, send invoices, transfer funds, issue refunds and view customer information wherever business takes you.

Add additional users

Grant multiple colleagues access to your business account to help manage your PayPal account and the payments you receive.

Edit your preferences

Configure your account alerts and notifications to your preference, such as getting an alert when an additional user makes a change to your account or receiving a confirmation when you send an invoice.

Personalise customer service messages

If the need arises, help your customers get in touch with you about a problem with their purchase. You can add a personalised message, such as a shipping delay alert, that will be displayed to your customers when they file a dispute with us.

Keep your account up to date

Update your business information, contact details or the name that will show on your customer’s credit card statement to help them identify their payment.

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Manage your account

View transactions, withdraw funds, access the Resolution Centre and more in your account.

Business Resource Centre

Get tips on managing and growing your business with PayPal.

Merchant Technical Support

Want to integrate PayPal on your website? Contact the PayPal Merchant Technical Support (MTS) team to answer all your technical questions.


Get to know our trusted partners that can help support your ecommerce journey.

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PayPal is an easy way to integrate today’s most popular payment methods. And PayPal makes it simple to add new payment methods whenever they become available. We invite you to explore our complete set of dev docs and resources to help you learn, experiment, test and integrate.

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