Amazon’s online payments service

Give shoppers more of what they want
The Amazon Pay checkout solution increases shopper engagement, brand visibility, and security for your business, letting hundreds of millions of Amazon customers pay their way, every day.
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Benefits for all

Business categories

Small to medium businesses

Small to medium businesses

Make it easy for Amazon account holders to check out on your site.
Large enterprises

Large enterprises

Drive innovation with a flexible online payment method that can be adapted for custom environments.
Partners

Global Partner Program

Increase your exposure to Amazon's customer base as part of our Global Partner Program.
Nonprofits

Nonprofits

Accept donations on your website and via voice with Alexa Donations and Amazon Pay.

By the numbers

How Amazon Pay helps businesses

More ways to pay

Let shoppers pay their way

Web and mobile

Amazon Pay is optimized for fast, easy mobile payments, so shoppers can check out right from their device. It’s also where Amazon customers manage their payment methods on Amazon.com.

Voice

With Amazon Pay for Alexa Skills, shopping can be even more convenient for your customers. Just ask Alexa.
Let shoppers pay their way

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Have questions?

Amazon Pay explained


Amazon Pay enables you to offer Amazon customers an easy, secure, and fast way to check out on your site using the shipping and payment information stored in their Amazon account. Beyond the button, Amazon Pay is also an easy way to integrate Alexa into your commerce strategy and is the place where shoppers manage their payment methods on Amazon.com.

Amazon Pay supports a Global Partner Program which includes many of the top solution providers, consulting agencies, and professional developers who work with brands to build and grow their commerce businesses. Click here for an overview of our Global Partner Program members.

To enable Amazon Pay on your site, start by clicking the Business Registration button at the top of the page, and then fill in the required fields. For an overview of what to expect from the registration process, watch this short video.

Great! All you have to do is click the Business Registration button at the top of the page, and then use your existing Seller Central account email and password when prompted. For an overview of what to expect from the registration process, watch this short video.

We process disbursements daily. It will take between 3-5 business days for the payment to be completed and appear in your bank account. A reserve might be applied according to our reserve policy.

To help reduce bad debt and lower your costs, Amazon Pay employs the fraud technology that backs Amazon.com, including fraud detection capabilities, charge-back controls, and risk management processes at no extra cost. For more information, see the Amazon Pay A-to-z Guarantee Policy for Merchants.

Yes. As an Amazon account holder, you can check out on sites other than Amazon.com using the payment information stored in your Amazon account. The place where you manage those payment methods in your Amazon account is also Amazon Pay. Additionally, you can also use Amazon Pay on Alexa. As a merchant, Amazon Pay is the way to offer Amazon shoppers a fast and familiar way to check out on your site.

Today Amazon.com Gift Cards cannot be used as a payment method to place an order using Amazon Pay. Amazon.com Gift Cards can only be used to purchase eligible goods and services on Amazon.com and certain related sites as provided in the Amazon.com Gift Card Terms and Conditions.

No you do not need to sell on Amazon.com to continue offering Amazon Pay on your site. Your existing contract and agreements remain the same.

Amazon and Amazon Pay have a number of policies in place to protect both our merchants and shoppers. Click here to view our Acceptable Use Policy.


Amazon Pay fees are transaction-based and have a processing and authorization component. The transaction fee is composed of a domestic processing fee and an authorization fee, plus tax where applicable. These fees are only charged once the purchase is successfully authorized and processed. Click here to learn more.

First confirm that the inquiry is about payments on a third party merchant website that offers Amazon Pay, and not a question related to purchasing on Amazon.com. Once confirmed, please direct these buyers to Amazon Buyer Support: https://pay.amazon.com/contact

Yes. You should have the following ready to start the registration: 1) Credit card issued by US based bank, 2)Checking account & routing number issued by US based bank, 2) business tax payer ID, EIN or Social Security number, 4) U.S. based phone number and 5) US business address.

The credit card on file is charged only if your refunds and claims exceed your daily transactions which results in a negative balance.

Based on different services that you may be using and your technical set up, the integration can take as little as 15 minutes. Please check the Integration Guide for the set up relevant for you.

For business entities authorized to do business and having a physical presence in the United States, registration for Amazon Pay requires a US based phone number, credit card issued by a US based bank, checking account with a US based bank and your business taxpayer ID, EIN, or personal social security number. For non-US businesses, visit the Amazon Pay help page and select your country or region’s flag on the top right.

1Data from Mobile Checkout Optimization Report, by the Baymard Institute, 2020, commissioned by Amazon Pay.
2Amazon Pay, Connected Commerce Survey conducted April, 2019.
3Axios Harris Poll 100, Corporate Reputation Rankings, July 2020.