Configuring the plugin

Configuring the plugin

Activate the Amazon Pay plugin

Sign in to your WordPress backend.

Open the tab Plugins and activate the plugin “WooCommerce Amazon Pay Gateway” by clicking “Activate”, as shown below.

Base Location

Next, you need to establish your base location. Go to WooCommerce ›› Settings and choose the country for which you registered your Amazon Payments Merchant account.

Seller ID, MWS Access Key, MWS Secret Key

In Settings, select Checkout ›› Amazon Pay and enter your Amazon Pay keys and IDs in the relevant fields. Please find a detailed instruction on how to receive the necessary credentials in our MWS registration guide.


Tick this box to activate Amazon Pay in your web shop.

Use Sandbox

Untick this box to enable your customers to use Amazon Pay.

Payment Capture

Please select “Authorize the payment when the order is placed”.

Save the configuration. Amazon Pay is now available in your web shop.