PayFast the South African Payment Gateway

Manage your South African Tutoring Business with PayFast

Last Updated : 10th Aug 2021

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Installation Duration : 10 to 12 Business Days

Payment Gateway
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What is PayFast

PayFast is South Africa’s leading payment gateway that allows users to make fast and secure online payments across the globe. PayFast has a dedicated support team that helps you to get onboard with ease. All you have to do is complete the profile creation process and integrate it into your website; the rest of the heavy lifting is done by PayFast itself. 

For seamless payments, they have integrated the shopping cart feature to make it easy for your students and customers to pick the courses of their choice. 

PayFast exhibits a star-studded customer list that includes premium brands like Crocs, Hollywood bet, Cell C, getsmarter, and more

It provides supports eight payments method, which are Credit card, Debit card, Instant EFT, Masterpass, Mobicred, More Tyme, Snapscan, SCode

Why use PayFast?

  • PayFast has collaborated with leading cart brands like Shopify, Magneto, and more to make the payments hassle-free
  • Allows you to accept or make automatic recurring payments with ease.
  • It can perform automatic split payments to help you pay your tutors with minimum effort from your side.
  • In case of payment failure or issues, you can refund an amount directly through the PayFast dashboard without seeking help or contacting the customer support team.
  • PayFast has an array of automated and manual checks in place to save a business from fraudulent transactions.

Best suited for

Being a South African payment gateway PayFast is ideal for tutors looking to establish their online tutoring marketplace based in South Africa. Also, its dedicated customer support team is well equipped to handle any queries from a beginner to an advanced user. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the transaction fee?

Prices vary according to the payment method. Here is the list.

Can I make partial refunds in PayFast?

Yes, PayFast allows you to make full and partial refunds.

What are the payment methods offered?

There are 8 different payment methods supported by PayFast. Click here to know them.

What currencies are supported by PayFast?

It only accepts payments in ZAR. Click here to know more.

Does it support split payments?

Yes, PayFast supports split payments.

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