Applying for Access to the Production System
Once you are satisfied with your evaluation of Pay it @POST, the next step is to apply to use the Production system. This will enable you to access the Production system and begin to generate real payments.
Prior to approving access to the Production system, we look for evidence of successful interaction with the Evaluation system. The primary reason for this is to ensure all interfaces between our systems have been tested, and to provide confidence that orders generated by your customers will be accurately processed.
The basic requirement is:
If you intend to use our XML report format, we also strongly recommend you have downloaded both payment and settlement report documents in this format.
Application for Access
To apply for access, log onto the Evaluation system and click the Apply for Service button.
The system will display a form similar to
that used when registering for the Evaluation system. Where there
are common fields, the original details will be displayed (although
you can change these if you wish). Some aspects of the procedure to
gain access to the Production system occur off line. For this reason
there is a short period during which some of the contractual
arrangements are finalised. One of our business managers will then
contact you to confirm approval, and to advise your merchant ID and