Payment Methods

We offer safe and secure payment options for you to choose from Payfast, Ozow and bank transfers.

Payment Method - Visa, Mastercard credit cards are the most popular and trusted online payment methods around the world.
Payment Method - Instant EFT Instant EFT by PayFast allows online shoppers with access to internet banking to make an Electronic Funds Transfer EFT that gets instantly verified.
Payment Method - Mobicred Mobicred is an online account that gives buyers access to credit, which they can use to pay you online through PayFast.
Payment Method - MoreTyme MoreTyme is a flexible payment method from TymeBank that allows online shoppers to buy now and pay in full later.
Payment Method - masterpass Masterpass is a digital wallet from Mastercard that enables online shoppers to quickly and securely check out and make online payments.
Payment Method - Debit card Debit cards issued by Maestro and Visa Electron are still popular among many South African shoppers, and can be used to make online purchases.
Payment Method - snapscan SnapScan is one of South Africa’s first ‘scan to pay’ contactless payment apps that makes it easy and safe to pay and receive payments online.
Payment Method - Scode SCode is a payment platform that allows shoppers to pay for their online purchases in-store at one of more than 6,000 retail outlets across South Africa.
Payment Method - Zapper Zapper is a free ‘scan to pay’ app that makes payments convenient and secure for both online shoppers and merchants.
Payment Method - makes payments convenient and secure for both online shoppers and merchants.

Security and Fraud

We take the data security of our customers very seriously

We have a multitude of automated and manual checks in place to protect you from fraudulent transactions. Our security protocols are as, if not more, robust than South African banks.

PCI-DSS Level 1 Compliant

All your customers' credit card payments are done in our secure environment.

Extended Validation SSL

We use Extended Validation SSL with 2048-bit encryption, the highest level encryption available.

Secure servers

Our website, payments page and help site are hosted on secure servers, safeguarding against phishing attacks.

ASV Scans on a weekly basis

We run weekly network scans to look for new possible vulnerabilities and certify quarterly.

3D Secure

This extra layer of security is used for all online transactions using a credit card.

Two-factor authentication

This extra layer of security is available to restrict access to your PayFast account.

GEO IP Tracking

By monitoring where transactions originate from we can look for mismatches with the card’s issuing country.

Validation checks

Payments and card details are automatically checked against large online databases of blacklisted details.

BIN/IIN Validation

Checks the card-issuing bank locations and merchants can choose to enable/disable payments from certain countries.

Web application firewall

PayFast utilises WAF technologies to detect and stop malicious activity before it reaches our servers.

Fraud Reviews

All suspicious transactions are manually reviewed by our support team.