Getting started with PayPal for your business.

Everything you need to get started with your PayPal business account from signing up to choosing the right solution.

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Everything you need to get started with your PayPal business account from signing up to choosing the right solution.

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It’s quick and easy to get started.

1

Sign up for your free PayPal business account and confirm your email address.

2

Provide information about your business.

3

Choose a payment solution to suit your business, and start getting paid.

If you’re thinking of starting an online store, PayPal comes pre-integrated with popular ecommerce platforms to help you get set up.
Website payment solutions

If you’d like to get up and running quickly without having to set up a website, start using PayPal straightaway on marketplaces such as eBay and Etsy.
Get paid on a marketplace

If you’ve already got an ecommerce solution or website, use PayPal to collect credit card and debit card payments online.
Website payment solutions

If you’re intending to expand your online business to overseas customers, add PayPal to your website and start collecting payments globally.
Website payment solutions

If you’re a freelancer or provide professional services, or perhaps you distribute or export goods, you can send an email or an online invoice to collect payment online without the need for a website. Your customers can pay you with their credit or debit card, PayPal or bank account.
Invoice payments
See how PayPal works for freelancers

If you’re a web development company or platform and would like to integrate PayPal into your solutions, check out the benefits of our Partner Programme.
PayPal Partner Programme

If you’re a developer setting up PayPal with a website or app, head over to our Developer Centre to get documentation on REST APIs, NVP / SOAP, as well as test your code within our Sandbox.
PayPal Developer Centre

Choose one or more PayPal solutions that suit your business.

Use our partner ecommerce solutions

Use our partner ecommerce solutions

If you're starting to build your ecommerce site, PayPal comes pre-integrated with popular ecommerce platforms to help you get set up.
Add PayPal to your website

Add PayPal to your website

Add our payment buttons or customised checkout solution to your existing website to accept payments quickly.
Use PayPal on a marketplace

Use PayPal on a marketplace

Attract more buyers around the world with PayPal on popular international marketplaces like eBay and Etsy.
Use PayPal for your freelance work

Use PayPal for your freelance work

Accept PayPal when you list your freelance business on marketplaces like Freelancer.com to connect with more clients globally that trust us, while you enjoy quick and easy payments.
Bill via email and online invoice

Bill via email and online invoice

If you don't accept payments on a website, you can send professional customised invoices or a simple payment request directly to your customer's email address to get paid.

 

Your benefits with your PayPal business account.

Easy to set up

It's quick and easy to sign up for PayPal and start getting paid, with easy setup on your website or direct payments via email.

Preferred by customers

We help your business gain more credibility and sales – millions of customers trust and use PayPal.

Accept more payment types

You customers can pay you easily using their preferred payment method – credit, debit card, PayPal balance or bank account.

Truly global

Access a whole world of customers. PayPal is available and trusted in over 200 countries, and you can accept 26 currencies.

Safer and protected

With our Seller Protection, advanced security, and fraud-screening, we’ve got your business covered.

PCI-compliant solutions

Our PCI-compliant solutions free you from the need of handling and complying with data security standards.

Easy access to funds

It’s easy to accept payments at US$10,000 receiving limit per sale, and with automatic withdrawals into your bank account, you can easily access them.

Simple pricing

Only pay when you get paid. No sign-up fees, monthly minimums or contracts. Fees are automatically deducted from your sale, so there's no need to worry about monthly bills.

Better business begins with PayPal.