Requirements for using Paystack as a Starter Business

To use Paystack as an unregistered business, you'll need:

  1. A personal identification: This can be either an international passport, driver's licence, permanent voter's card, or national ID
  2. BVN (Bank Verification Number)
  3. A personal bank account
NB: Your BVN information must match that on the ID, and the personal bank account provided

My business is registered - can I still use Paystack as a Starter Business?

Yes, you can, but it's important to note that Registered Businesses enjoy certain features that Starter Business do not. Here're  the differences between Paystack Starter Businesses and Paystack Registered Businesses.

So if your business is registered, and you have a matching corporate bank account, we would advise you register as a Paystack Registered Business. Please click on  this link to see the requirements for using Paystack as a Registered Business.

Can I switch to a Paystack Registered Business after I have acquired a business registration document and a corporate bank account?

Yes, you can easily upgrade to a Paystack Registered Business anytime!

Kindly click on  this link to learn how to upgrade to a Paystack Registered Business.

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