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In this article, you'll find everything you need to know about getting started with PayPal, using our payment solutions, plus tips and guides to help you grow your business.

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Getting started with your PayPal business account

Follow the guides below to complete your account set-up in minutes. Simply confirm your identity on our task board and you can start selling.

Download the Account Overview guide

Steps to confirm your Identity:

  1. Provide a valid PAN for instant verification. Please make sure that the name on your PAN card matches the name on your PayPal account.
  2. Confirm your email address.
  3. Add a local bank account to facilitate withdrawals.
  4. Select a purpose code that accurately describes your business

Log in to the task board

Select a PayPal payment solution to suit your business

Choose a payment solution to suit your business.

Your PayPal account lets you accept multiple forms of payment. Whether you’re online or on the road, PayPal makes it easier and safer to accept overseas payments.

  • Online payments

    Sell on your website and get paid more securely using payment buttons or Express Checkout. Accept payments from credit cards, debit cards and, of course, PayPal. Set-up is faster, easier and free.

    More about online payments

  • Online invoicing

    Create and email a professional, customised invoice in minutes. Send reminders, and issue receipts and refunds.

    More about online invoicing

  • Mobile payments

    Accept payments around the world with our mobile-optimised solutions, on your mobile website, or through your Android and iOS apps.

    More about mobile payments

  • Sell on eBay

    Whether you're a big business or a casual seller, eBay is a great way to reach customers at home and around the world.

    More about eBay Stores

What's next Learn about Using PayPal and the different payment solutions that PayPal offers.

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