PayGate API Keys Setup Guide

Configure ‘PayGate’ keys under Settings > Payment Methods  > PayGate > Settings.



To collect these keys, Follow below steps:

  1. Login to your Paygate Account, If you don't have one, create a new one by visiting https://www.paygate.co.za/. Here, click on the ‘Get started’ button provided at the top right corner.



  2. A form will open, fill in all the details and click on the ‘Send message’ button.



  3. Now the Paygate technical support team will connect with you and ask multiple details. Once you’ve provided all the necessary details their support team will create a merchant account for you.

  4. After successful creation of merchant account you will receive an email with the following details:
    1. Merchant login portal URL.
    2. Merchant login details.
    3. Test mode Paygate ID and Encryption Key. (Test transaction to check everything is working fine).
    4. Live mode Paygate ID (To make live payment, as well as Encryption Key will remain the same in both cases )

  5. Save these details (Paygate ID and Encryption Key) in the corresponding section. 

NOTE: You can directly use Paygate given Test credentials for test mode payment. Visit : https://www.paygate.co.za/ and click on Developer->API section.



A page will open, Click on PayWeb 3->testing.


A page will open where different test credentials are given. You can use them to test payment gateway transactions directly (test mode transactions).