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iDEAL
iDEAL is the leading online payment method in the Netherlands
iDEAL API is a highly regarded online payment method in the Netherlands, enabling customers to perform direct bank transfers through their own bank's online banking system. Established in 2005, iDEAL is now the most prevalent payment method in the Netherlands, supported by all major Dutch banks. Countries Netherlands (NL)

Currencies Euro (EUR)

Min amount 0.01 EUR

Max amount Bank dependent
Recurring No

Refund Yes

Chargeback No

Principle of operation

  1. Bank selection: Users are presented with a bank selection at checkout.
  2. Init payment request: The merchant sends an init payment request to Solidgate with necessary details like BIC.
  3. Payment page URL: Solidgate provides a URL for the payment page.
  4. Redirection: Users are redirected to the payment page via the redirect_url.
  5. Payment execution: Users execute the payment on their bank’s platform.
  6. Transaction outcome: Users are redirected to either a success or fail URL based on the transaction status.

List of available BIC providers:

ABNANL2A - ABN AMRO
ASNBNL21 - ASN Bank
BUNQNL2A - bunq
INGBNL2A* - ING
KNABNL2H - Knab
REVOLT21 - Revolut
SBXINL2G* - Sandbox stub issuer
SNSBNL2A - SNS
TRIONL2U - Triodos Bank
FVLBNL22 - Van Lanschot
BITSNL2A - Yoursafe
*Only these BICs will work within the sandbox environment.