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Get started with PayFast

  • Step 1: Setting up my PayFast account

    This guide will help you get started with PayFast. You'll be taken through the steps of registering with PayFast, verifying your account and learn exactly how PayFast works so you can start running a ...

  • Step 2: Verify Your PayFast Account

    Step 2: Verify your account To accept payments through PayFast, your account needs to be verified. To do this you need to submit FICA like documents. You do not have to submit original documents, scan...

  • Step 3: Navigate Your PayFast Dashboard

    You're signed up and you're verified. Now it's time to get to know your PayFast dashboard and all its functionalities.  Click on one of the links below to navigate to the relevant article: Enable paym...

  • Step 4: Know Our Fees

    PayFast only charges per transaction fees. There are no monthly fees and no signup or setup fees whatsoever. Here is a list of our transaction fees for each payment method: Description  Fee Setup fee ...