PayPal Commerce Platform

Your end-to-end commerce partner for platforms & marketplaces

PayPal Commerce Platform delivers a complete payments platform with the global scale and flexibility.

We’re here to help you and your customers.

Access tools to help you manage payments and create new revenue streams for your platform or marketplace. Grow your business and help give your merchants a competitive edge with PayPal.

A group of tailors discussing a table full of fabric swatches.

  • Simplify payments

    A single global solution for accepting and making payments, onboarding merchants, and managing risk with a streamlined technology stack.

  • Drive revenue

    Leverage flexible monetisation models and tap into the power of PayPal’s global network of 346+ million active customers with payment options they know and trust.

  • Grow globally

    Take payments in 200+ markets via 100+ currencies with multiple payment methods. And reduce the complexity of global payment compliance and regulations.

One provider for payments, payouts and more

Our flexible APIs let you route money seamlessly across your platform, supporting debit and credit cards, regional payment methods, and PayPal transactions.

App screenshot showing balance, money in, money out, and action links.
The hands of a merchant and a customer swapping a credit card over a shop’s counter.

Accept payments

Covering your payment needs
Choose how your customers access a variety of payment options on your platform or marketplace. Accept payments globally and access funds quickly.
  • Credit and debit cards, PayPal and multiple alternative payment methods that are locally relevant for your international customers.1
  • Card vaulting, point-of-sale and virtual terminal services
  • Subscriptions, billing agreements and invoicing

Make payments

Flexible payouts globally
Facilitate payouts seamlessly across the globe and pay your merchants in a variety of ways. And get automated transaction monitoring, payee support, anti-money laundering, and compliance controls.
  • Buyers in 200+ markets and sellers in 100+ markets for PayPal transactions
  • Withdrawal from PayPal account options: bank accounts, PayPal, debit cards, and more
  • Bank payouts are available in the US, UK, EU, Australia and Canada
Three colleagues at a desk in conversation.
Business woman walking through office and looking at her mobile device.

Accelerate growth

Expand globally
Access millions of buyers and sellers to accept and make payments around the world with our global reach and local expertise. You focus on entering new markets and acquiring new customers. We’ll take care of the payments.

Monetise your payments
Use dynamic monetisation options to create pricing models and grow your business. Access buy rates and volume-based pricing. Assign transaction fees by payment type and establish special pricing structures to incentivise your merchants.

Manage risk

Global payments & compliance
Help reduce the complexity of payment risk, fraud, liability and regulatory burdens around the globe. Our experts can help reduce the compliance burden, and our global fraud detection capabilities can provide peace of mind.

Help protect your business & your customers

Get customisable, end-to-end fraud protection with tools that utilise machine learning for you and your merchants and can help manage and monitor chargebacks and fraudulent transactions. And Buyer Protection2 and Seller Protection3 are available on eligible PayPal transactions.

  • Customisable fraud tools
  • Comprehensive, actionable fraud insights
  • Risk management recommendations
  • Dispute resolution via dynamic APIs
Technician seated at table performing detailed electronics work with screwdriver.
Colorful bubble chart depicting currencies, sellers, markets, and buyers.

Streamline operations

Accelerate customer onboarding
Get merchants setup faster with PayPal supported and streamlined API-based onboarding. And reduce the compliance hassle of identity (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) checks. We’re here to support you.

Consolidated reporting from one provider, in one place
Access information to review and optimise performance including payments, payouts, platform fees, disputes reconciliation, settlements, and chargebacks.

Dedicated Customer Support

We’re here for you and your customers. With support available in 17 languages across the globe, you and your customers can get help nearly wherever you are.

Illustrative browser window containing colorful stripes and icons.


Integrate popular payment methods into your platform or marketplace. Explore developer documentation and resources designed to help you learn, test, and integrate.

Learn More

1 A limited number of local alternative payment methods are currently available with more being added regularly.

2 Available on eligible purchases. Limits apply.

3 Seller Protection is available on eligible transactions only. Read More