PayFast is a South African online payment processing company. It is a payment gateway that enables South African merchants to accept payments online from local and international buyers.

PayFast supports a wide range of banks in South Africa, including the following:

  • ABSA
  • FNB
  • Nedbank
  • Standard Bank
  • Investec
  • Capitec Bank
  • Mercantile Bank


PayFast also supports international credit card payments from Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.

Electronic transfers using PayFast are processed quickly and may clear within a few hours or a day. However, some transfers, such as bank transfers or international transfers, may take longer to clear.

PayFast is a payment processing company that is dedicated to providing a secure and convenient platform for online payments. They use advanced security measures, including SSL encryption and fraud detection technologies, to protect the personal and financial information of their users.

PayFast charges fees for their payment processing services. The specific fees that are charged will vary depending on the type of payment being processed and the specific terms of your PayFast account.

In general, PayFast charges a transaction fee for each payment processed through their platform. This fee is typically a percentage of the payment amount, plus a fixed fee.

To make a deposit using PayFast, you will need to have a PayFast account. You can sign up for a PayFast account on their website.

Once you have a PayFast account, you can use it to make payments on any website that accepts PayFast as a payment method. To make a deposit, simply select PayFast as your payment option and follow the prompts to complete the payment process.

PayFast is a payment platform that allows you to accept and make payments online. To use PayFast on your phone, you will need to have a PayFast account and download the PayFast app, which is available for both Android and iOS devices.

Client area

1. Select “Deposit” on your personal or corporate Vault Markets dashboard.

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2. Enter the amount that you would like to deposit.

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3. Select Payfast.

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4. Complete your payment using the window opened in the new tab. Your payment will be processed once received in our system. You can close this window or refresh the page once the payment is finished.

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