PayPal FAQ - Event Organizers / Sellers

Q: How do I accept online payment using PayPal (PayPal Express Checkout)?

Ans: To sell tickets with PayPal, you need to have a PayPal seller account - Premier or Business account. If you do not have an account yet, it's easy to sign up online and activate seller accounts in minutes.

You can check out at PayPal for more details:

Please read more details here.


Q: Does Buyer need a PayPal account to purchase ticket with PayPal payment?

Ans: No. PayPal offers an option to pay with credit and debit cards. Buyers doesn't need to have or sign up PayPal account to pay with credit and debit cards. If the buyers already have PayPal user account, they can also choose to PayPal with PayPal and it requires buyers to log in to PayPal.


Q: Does PayPal accept credit /debit cards?

Ans: Yes, PayPal Express Checkout accepts payment with major debit and credit cards such as Visa, Master and Amex, etc.. Buyers also can make payment with PayPal account.


Q: Can I accept international currencies with PayPal?

Ans: Yes. Your base currency may be SGD. You can accept payment in another currency. To accept other additional currencies, you need to enable or choose currencies in your PayPal account. Please note that there is an exception for Malaysia Ringgit currency (MYR). To sell with MYR, the merchant account (seller account) is required to be a Malaysia account holder (entity). 


Advanced Payment FAQ

Q: Why are my PayPal transactions failing?  

Ans: Please read the article here -

Last updated: 09-Jan-2018