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Confirm your charity's PayPal account

By simply confirming that your PayPal account belongs to your charity, you can get the reduced transaction rate of 1.4% + £0.20 per transaction, and eligible charities will be automatically enroled in PayPal Giving Fund.

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Provide information about your charity.


That's it, you're done. As soon as we've verified your charity status, we'll confirm your account, and eligible charities will be automatically enroled in PayPal Giving Fund.

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Benefits Standard PayPal account Confirmed charity account

Simple, flat-rate pricing

3.4% + £0.20 1.4% + £0.20
Accept debit and credit cards (your donors don't need a PayPal account)
Accept PayPal payments and donations (more than 188M potential donors use PayPal)
Use PayPal Here card reader for in-person donation 2.75% - 1.5% 1%*
The fast, easy way to accept donations online
Fast access to your available funds
Eligible charities will be automatically enroled in PayPal Giving Fund. If you don’t want to be enroled in PayPal Giving Fund, please contact us.
    *Promotional flat 1% flat fees apply to domestic card payments received through contactless or chip and pin. Amex card payments with Chip & Pin, Chip & Signature, and Contactless functionality are always processed with a rate of 2.75%. Card payments made by swiping the magnetic stripe or manually entering the card details are always processed with rate of 3.4% + £0.20. Additional fees such as cross-border fees may apply. Promotional price ends 31st August 2018. Subject to application approval. PayPal reserves the right of increasing to increase transaction fees at any point in time, previous communication to affected merchants 90 days ahead of the change. © 1999-2018 PayPal Europe S.a.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A. 22-24 Bouldevard Royal, L-2449, Luxembourg, R.C.S. Luxembourg B 118 349 Additional costs will apply for the PayPal Here card reader. See our terms for details.

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