Register PayPal Marketplaces

Register your marketplace with PayPal

PayPal for Marketplaces requires you to register your marketplace with PayPal. To do this, create a PayPal app to obtain the required access token. Here's how:

  1. Log in to PayPal Developer.
  2. Click the My Apps & Credentials link.
  3. Click Create App in the REST API section.
  4. Enter an App Name and then choose the Sandbox account email address to which the app will be attached.
  5. Click Create App.
  6. Review and if necessary, edit the app details.
  7. Click Save.

Here's how to get the access token:

  1. Make a /token call with your app's OAuth client_id and secret keys for the basic authentication values. In the request body, set "grant_type=client_credentials"
  2. Run the command. PayPal generates and returns an access token.

If you need additional help to register your marketplace, contact your PayPal account manager.