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Online Payments - Kenya

DPO is the pan-African payment provider for online, offline and mobile payment processing in Kenya. We offer a safe and secure credit card processing platform that enables your customers to shop online and pay you in real time using credit cards, mobile money or bank transfers.

DPO offers merchants an advanced b2b payments network, prepaid cards for business use and globally accepted virtual cards. DPO also offers merchants with quick cash advances aimed at helping you grow your business.

We work with the following providers to support mobile payments:
  • Airtel
  • mPesa
The leading bank in Kenya:
  • Barclays
  • Citi Bank
  • DTB
  • Eco Bank
  • Equity
  • KCB
  • Stanbic
  • Airlines
  • eCommerce
  • Hospitality
  • Insurance
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Restaurants & retail
  • Schools
  • Travel
  • More...
Which payments forms you’ll be able to accept?
  • Airtel
  • American Express
  • Mastercard
  • Mopesa
  • MTN
  • PCI
  • Tigo
  • Visa
  • Vodacom
Which currencies you’ll be able to accept?
  • All currencies

Regulation of Online Payments in Kenya

Kenya, and some other East African countries are positioned well for online payments in that governments have not imposed regulations limiting online payments. Currently, Kenyan businesses that accept online payments must comply only with the regulations set forth by the credit card companies themselves. For example: MasterCard requires that online businesses store and transmit payment card details properly; therefore, retailers must comply with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard.Visa requires that, at minimum, you collect the following details from your customer:

  • The card account number
  • The name as it appears on the card
  • The card expiration date as it appears on the card
  • The cardholder’s statement address

American Express recommends that if goods need to be shipped, you ship only to the cardmember’s billing address.

Direct pay Limited is a payment service provider operating under the National Payment System Act

Who can open an account with DPO?

Any travel related merchant / provider and E-commerce merchants (hotel, airline, travel agent, tour operator, tour guides etc.) can enroll to DPO’s online payments platform and start accepting all currencies and payment methods.

Africa Headquarters - Kenya

DPO Group Limited

2nd Floor, Avenue 5 building, Rose Ave,

Nairobi, Kenya.

TEL:+254 709 947947


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