Setting Up With PayPal

  • Create a PayPal account in order to accept payments, you must upgrade to a business account which takes a few days.
  • Login to the developer dashboard at and click your user name at top right and select ‘dashboard’
  • Click ‘My Apps & Credentials’ if you are not taken there automatically.
  • Create an App and name it something relevant to your auction
  • Paypal has Sandbox keys for testing, and Live keys for accepting actual payments. You must use live keys only
  • Ensure you select Live keys on the PayPal app list page: