Unzer Prepayment

Learn more about Unzer Prepayment and its workflow

Prepayment is a safe and convenient payment method for merchants. The merchant ships his goods not until customers paid their order via bank transfer. Unzer offers to check for received funds and commence matching.

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  • Ease of use: The customer can go through the checkout without providing their payment method details - the merchant’s account number will be provided in the end and can be used to send the money via customer’s bank account.
  • High level of security: Customers usually cannot cancel bank transfers and therefore no payment interruptions should be expected.
  • Internationally supported: Customers from all around the world can transfer funds via prepayment.

Payment workflow

The following diagram explains workflow for Unzer prepayment payments.

Unzer Prepayment

Step 1: Create a prepayment payment type resource.

A resource ID is generated in the response and is used in the workflow to complete the payment.

Step 2: Make a charge transaction with the prepayment resource that you created.

Step 3: After the transaction, display the result (mainly contains the payment information) to the customer in the front end of the online shop.

Integration options


Quickly integrate with Unzer without any programming knowledge

Payment pages

Use pre-built, configurable all in one pages with your own mix of payment methods

UI Components

Use pre-built forms and quickly integrate with minimum work on the client side

Own UI

Integrate with Unzer using your own payment form.

Accept Unzer Prepayment with UI components

Use Unzer UI component to add Unzer Prepayment payment method to your checkout page.

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Accept Unzer Prepayment with server-side-only integration

Build your own payment form to add Unzer Prepayment to your checkout page.

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Manage Unzer Prepayment payments

Manage Unzer prepayment transactions

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