Payment Methods

Zapper

Zapper is a free ‘scan to pay’ app that makes payments convenient and secure for both online shoppers and merchants.

Get paid with a quick scan from your customer’s smartphone

Start receiving payments from one of South Africa’s leading mobile payment platforms. Activate Zapper as a payment option in your PayFast account and allow your customers to make online payments by simply scanning a QR code with their smartphone.

How Zapper works

  1. Zapper stores credit and cheque card details through secure encryption on a buyer’s phone.
  2. During checkout, the buyer simply selects Zapper as their payment method and scans the QR code displayed on the screen with their smartphone.
  3. Once the payment is processed it will instantly reflect in your PayFast account.

Benefits of Zapper

  • Secure and easy
  • Access to Zapper users results in more potential buyers
  • Reduced risk of fraud
  • Payments reflect immediately in your PayFast account
  • Only pay a small all-in-one transaction fee when you make a sale

Simple, transparent pricing

No setup, monthly or hidden fees. Fees are negotiable based on online sales volumes.