This release of the Payments API updates Capitec Pay as follows:
- Added the ability for the customers of low-risk merchants to pay using their phone number, in addition to the already-supported ID number.
- High-risk merchants, as determined by Capitec, must provide verified ID numbers in requests to Peach Payments to enable their customers to pay using Capitec Pay. The customers of high-risk merchants cannot pay using phone numbers.
This release of the Payments API adds support for Capitec Pay.
The following parameters are mandatory:
virtualAccount.type: The customer's identifier type; must be
virtualAccount.accountId: The customer's 13-digit ID number.
This release of the Payments API adds support for Mobicred in South Africa.
virtualAccount.accountId(the customer's Mobicred email address) and
virtualAccount.password(the customer's Mobicred password) parameters are mandatory.
- For M-PESA, the
virtualAccount.accountIdparameter (the customer's 12-digit phone number) is mandatory.
- For blink by Emtel, the
virtualAccount.accountIdparameter (the customer's 8-digit phone number) is mandatory.
This release of the Payments API adds support for 1Voucher.
For 1Voucher, the following parameters are mandatory:
customer.mobile: The customer's phone number for receiving change vouchers and refunds.
virtualAccount.password: The voucher PIN.
For more information, see the Postman collection.
Peach Payments is proud to announce the limited availability release of the Payments API to a subset of merchants. The Payments API introduces a range of new payment methods that were available on the Checkout product.
The Payments API offers the following features:
- Easier to integrate with, offers much better performance, and supports more transactions per second than the old payments API.
- Support for a range of new payment methods to help expand your target market, increase basket size, and improve payment conversions:
The Payments API also supports EFTsecure.
The Payments API does not support card, A+ store cards, Apple Pay, and PayPal. Checkout supports these payment methods.
The Payments API is backwards-compatible with the previous payments API.
To upgrade, follow the instructions on the Upgrade guide page.
If any issues occur with the Payments API, contact support.
Updated 4 months ago