Information on the BANCOMAT Pay payment method.


Please note: this payment method is coming soon

BANCOMAT Pay is a payment method available to cardholders using the BANCOMAT mobile application. Our Smart Checkout solution requests from the cardholder to enter the mobile number which is linked to their BANCOMAT Pay mobile application. They will then be able to authorise the transaction within the application.

Some of the main benefits of offering BANCOMAT Pay as a payment method are:

User Experience

At the online checkout, the customer selects BANCOMAT Pay as their preferred payment method, before filling in their details and clicking Continue:

BANCOMAT Pay - User Journey - 1

A notification for the payment will then be received on the mobile device on which the BANCOMAT Pay application is installed:

BANCOMAT Pay - User Journey - 2

Once the BANCOMAT Pay app is opened, the payment request can be seen and actioned:

BANCOMAT Pay - User Journey - 3

Upon clicking Confirm, the payment will be displayed as ‘in progress’:

BANCOMAT Pay - User Journey - 4

Finally, the application will confirm the payment is complete, and the Smart Checkout payment page will update:

BANCOMAT Pay - User Journey - 5


Merchants do not need to have an account with BANCOMAT Pay

How to activate BANCOMAT Pay

Merchants do not need to have an account with BANCOMAT Pay

Environment Activation details
Production BANCOMAT Pay can be activated by the merchant. Please see the below steps
Demo BANCOMAT Pay is not available in the Demo environment

Merchants can only activate BANCOMAT Pay on their own from their Viva account interface. To activate BANCOMAT Pay, please follow the procedure below:

  1. Sign in to your production Viva account .

  2. Click on Settings > API Access and scroll down to the BANCOMAT Pay (Payment Method) section.

  3. Click on the Enable BANCOMAT Pay as a payment method button.

  4. BANCOMAT Pay will be activated

  5. If you would like to deactivate BANCOMAT Pay, click on the Disable BANCOMAT Pay as a payment method button.

Merchant Categories

There are some merchant categories that are not eligible to have BANCOMAT Pay activated. If your business is in one of these categories, you will not be able to accept payments through BANCOMAT Pay:

Merchant Category (MCC) Description
7995 Betting
XXXX Pornography

Payment method messaging

It is important that the customer is aware of the payment methods you offer via Smart Checkout, as this will increase conversion and average order values. Please see our payment method messaging guide for more details on why and where we would recommend adding this information to your site.

If desired, you can download and use this icon on your site or online store, in order to show customers you offer BANCOMAT Pay as a payment method:

Payment Method Icon - BANCOMAT Pay

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