Website Payments Standard: Overview

Website Payments Standard: Overview

Turn your website into an online store today

Generate revenue by selling and accepting payments online with PayPal’s Website Payments Standard. Accept credit cards, debit cards, bank transfers and PayPal payments without needing a merchant account or paying monthly, set-up or cancellation fees.

Getting started is easy

Explore the tabs below to see what works best for your business.

Third-party carts

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Need a quick way to integrate?

Hundreds of shopping carts such as AShop, Shopfactory, and GoDaddy are pre-integrated with Website Payments Standard. If you currently have one of these carts, or are looking to sign up with one, you’ll be up and running quickly.

See full list of compatible carts

Custom integration

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Create your own buttons using APIs or HTML

If you’re a developer building your own shopping cart or an application, you can download PayPal APIs so that you or your customers can build, manage and update buttons.

Learn more about API integration

If you simply want to create the HTML code on your own, please refer to the HTML integration guide.

Learn more about HTML integration

Pricing

Pricing

  • No merchant account required.
  • You pay nothing until you get paid.
  • Low transaction fees explained below.
Monthly IncomePer TransactionTransaction Price Example
$0.00 AUD -
$5,000.00 AUD
2.4% + $0.30 AUDYou’ll pay $2.70 AUD
on a $100.00 AUD transaction.
$5,000.01 AUD -
$15,000.00 AUD
2.0% + $0.30 AUD
Merchant Rate qualification required
You’ll pay $2.30 AUD
on a $100.00 AUD transaction.
$15,000.01 AUD -
$150,000.00 AUD
1.5% + $0.30 AUD
Merchant Rate qualification required
You’ll pay $1.80 AUD
on a $100.00 AUD transaction.
> $150,000.00 AUD1.1% + $0.30 AUD
Merchant Rate qualification required
You’ll pay $1.40 AUD
on a $100.00 AUD transaction.

Terms: to qualify, you must meet the Merchant Rate criteria. If you qualify, log in to your PayPal account and complete our one-time application form. Other standard fees apply

Fast, easy, and full of benefits