Why is recurring billing giving an error?
ensure that your PayFast merchant account has been verified and that recurring billing
has been enabled on your PayFast Dashboard. You will also need to set a
Can I receive recurring payments?
Yes, PayFast does support recurring billing. PayFast recurring billing allows merchants to create two methods of recurring payments; one is a subscription model, the other is an ad hoc model. The subscription model supports membership or retainer ...
Why is my account “not able to receive payments”?
This could be due to your account not being verified, or the required payment method is not active on your account. Should you wish to set up recurring billing, ensure that the relevant recurring billing settings are enabled on your PayFast ...
What happens if I get an error when processing a refund?
If you get an error when processing a refund it means that you won’t be able to action the refund to the buyer’s card. There are a few reasons why a card refund can fail, common error messages include: Lost/stolen card Card expired/cancelled Pick up ...
Why do I get the error "sending and receiving account are the same" when paying?
The reason you will receive this error is because you can not make payments to yourself through PayFast. This will occur if you are using the same account that you have registered with on PayFast to receive payments, as the account that you are ...
How do I refund a payment?
The PayFast Merchant Refund feature allows you to refund your customers credit card and Instant EFT payments directly via the PayFast dashboard. In the future, you’ll be able to also refund your customers via our other supported payment methods. To ...