Country and Region Codes

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Important: NVP/SOAP is a legacy integration method we continue to support. For new integrations, use our latest solutions.

To specify PayPal-supported countries and regions in fields and variables, use two-character ISO-3166-1 country codes.

Direct credit card payments

For direct credit card transactions (transactions that are not branded as PayPal transactions) using the following PayPal products, PayPal accepts major credit cards issued in any country.

Merchants who use these products can determine which major credit cards are accepted in the merchant's country by referring to supported major credit cards and currencies.

PayPal account payments

The following are the buyer countries supported in Express Checkout and other types of PayPal payments. It is important that you pass the correct country code when sending a charge transaction to PayPal in API calls, such as, DoExpressCheckoutPayment, DoReferenceTransaction and SetExpressCheckout.

Country or regionCountry or region code
ALBANIAAL
ALGERIADZ
ANDORRAAD
ANGOLAAO
ANGUILLAAI
ANTIGUA & BARBUDAAG
ARGENTINAAR
ARMENIAAM
ARUBAAW
AUSTRALIAAU
AUSTRIAAT
AZERBAIJANAZ
BAHAMASBS
BAHRAINBH
BARBADOSBB
BELARUSBY
BELGIUMBE
BELIZEBZ
BENINBJ
BERMUDABM
BHUTANBT
BOLIVIABO
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINABA
BOTSWANABW
BRAZILBR
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDSVG
BRUNEIBN
BULGARIABG
BURKINA FASOBF
BURUNDIBI
CAMBODIAKH
CAMEROONCM
CANADACA
CAPE VERDECV
CAYMAN ISLANDSKY
CHADTD
CHILECL
CHINAC2
COLOMBIACO
COMOROSKM
CONGO - BRAZZAVILLECG
CONGO - KINSHASACD
COOK ISLANDSCK
COSTA RICACR
CÔTE D’IVOIRECI
CROATIAHR
CYPRUSCY
CZECH REPUBLICCZ
DENMARKDK
DJIBOUTIDJ
DOMINICADM
DOMINICAN REPUBLICDO
ECUADOREC
EGYPTEG
EL SALVADORSV
ERITREAER
ESTONIAEE
ETHIOPIAET
FALKLAND ISLANDSFK
FAROE ISLANDSFO
FIJIFJ
FINLANDFI
FRANCEFR
FRENCH GUIANAGF
FRENCH POLYNESIAPF
GABONGA
GAMBIAGM
GEORGIAGE
GERMANYDE
GIBRALTARGI
GREECEGR
GREENLANDGL
GRENADAGD
GUADELOUPEGP
GUATEMALAGT
GUINEAGN
GUINEA-BISSAUGW
GUYANAGY
HONDURASHN
HONG KONG SAR CHINAHK
HUNGARYHU
ICELANDIS
INDIAIN
INDONESIAID
IRELANDIE
ISRAELIL
ITALYIT
JAMAICAJM
JAPANJP
JORDANJO
KAZAKHSTANKZ
KENYAKE
KIRIBATIKI
KUWAITKW
KYRGYZSTANKG
LAOSLA
LATVIALV
LESOTHOLS
LIECHTENSTEINLI
LITHUANIALT
LUXEMBOURGLU
MACEDONIAMK
MADAGASCARMG
MALAWIMW
MALAYSIAMY
MALDIVESMV
MALIML
MALTAMT
MARSHALL ISLANDSMH
MARTINIQUEMQ
MAURITANIAMR
MAURITIUSMU
MAYOTTEYT
MEXICOMX
MICRONESIAFM
MOLDOVAMD
MONACOMC
MONGOLIAMN
MONTENEGROME
MONTSERRATMS
MOROCCOMA
MOZAMBIQUEMZ
NAMIBIANA
NAURUNR
NEPALNP
NETHERLANDSNL
NEW CALEDONIANC
NEW ZEALANDNZ
NICARAGUANI
NIGERNE
NIGERIANG
NIUENU
NORFOLK ISLANDNF
NORWAYNO
OMANOM
PALAUPW
PANAMAPA
PAPUA NEW GUINEAPG
PARAGUAYPY
PERUPE
PHILIPPINESPH
PITCAIRN ISLANDSPN
POLANDPL
PORTUGALPT
QATARQA
RÉUNIONRE
ROMANIARO
RUSSIARU
RWANDARW
SAMOAWS
SAN MARINOSM
SÃO TOMÉ & PRÍNCIPEST
SAUDI ARABIASA
SENEGALSN
SERBIARS
SEYCHELLESSC
SIERRA LEONESL
SINGAPORESG
SLOVAKIASK
SLOVENIASI
SOLOMON ISLANDSSB
SOMALIASO
SOUTH AFRICAZA
SOUTH KOREAKR
SPAINES
SRI LANKALK
ST. HELENASH
ST. KITTS & NEVISKN
ST. LUCIALC
ST. PIERRE & MIQUELONPM
ST. VINCENT & GRENADINESVC
SURINAMESR
SVALBARD & JAN MAYENSJ
SWAZILANDSZ
SWEDENSE
SWITZERLANDCH
TAIWANTW
TAJIKISTANTJ
TANZANIATZ
THAILANDTH
TOGOTG
TONGATO
TRINIDAD & TOBAGOTT
TUNISIATN
TURKMENISTANTM
TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDSTC
TUVALUTV
UGANDAUG
UKRAINEUA
UNITED ARAB EMIRATESAE
UNITED KINGDOMGB
UNITED STATESUS
URUGUAYUY
VANUATUVU
VATICAN CITYVA
VENEZUELAVE
VIETNAMVN
WALLIS & FUTUNAWF
YEMENYE
ZAMBIAZM
ZIMBABWEZW