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What is D-PAS?

Every payments network has a specification for enabling chip card and contactless payment acceptance – ours is D-PAS (D-Payment Application Specification).

D-PAS enables acceptance of a variety of payment methods.

Why you should partner with our network

A partnership with us offers your business more choices and flexibility.

Wider acceptance

Chip card acceptance

  • Provides security against fraud
  • Helps to minimize acceptance gaps

Contactless payment acceptance

  • Delivers a fast and more secure checkout
  • Enables you to accept Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay
  • Allows you to accept contactless cards, wearables and more

Global network acceptance

  • Potentially capture more global spend
  • Accept leading payment brands like JCB and UnionPay
  • Potentially grow acceptance as we add new cards

Debit routing flexibility

U.S. Common Debit AID gives businesses and acquirers choice around where to route chip-enabled debit transactions.

  • Offers potential to save on transaction fees
  • May provide support for features like cash-back transactions

We can help make D-PAS certification easy for you

We're here to make the certification process go as smoothly as possible by offering:

  • Flexible certification options
  • Streamlined implementation
  • Comprehensive testing and certification tools
  • A dedicated team to help

Visit Our Resource Center for helpful training tools and signage

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Contactless Payments & Chip Cards

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Your acquirer or payments processor should be your first stop for information about enabling contactless payments and chip cards. However, we're always here to offer our network's perspective.

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