Encapsulates details about a Refund object and its status.

Datatype: content

Element name



The Amazon-generated identifier for this refund transaction.

Type: xs:string


The identifier for this refund transaction that you specify.

Maximum: 32 characters

Type: xs:string


A description for the refund that is shown in emails to the buyer.

Maximum: 255 characters

Type: xs:string


Indicates the refund type.

Allowed values:

  • SellerInitiated

Type: xs:string


The amount requested for the refund.

Type: Price


The capture fee that has been refunded.

Type: Price


The time at which the refund was created. In ISO 8601 format.

Type: xs:dateTime


Represents the status of the refund request.

Note: The Refund operation always returns the State as Pending. The Refund object remains in this state until it is processed by Amazon. The refund processing time varies and can be several hours. After processing is complete, Amazon notifies you of the final processing status. For more information, see Instant Payment Notification (IPN) in the Amazon Pay and Login with Amazon integration guide.

For more information about the State and ReasonCode response elements, see Refund states and reason codes.

Type: Status


The description to be shown on the buyer's payment instrument statement.

Maximum: 16 characters

Type: xs:string

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