What is QuickPay, payment service provider, PSP and acquirer?

To be to able as a merchant, to accept payments from customers you will need two different agreements.



An acquirer are a financial institution which process card data on behalf of the merchant and, among other things, are responsible for moving the money between the cardholder and the merchant.

To accept credit or debit cards you will need one or more agreements with one of more acquirers.

QuickPay supports several national and international acquirers. See quickpay.net/acquirers

Can we get an acquirer agreement for credit or debit cards?

If your business is placed in a country that is part of the EU28 or EEA.

Countries included in EU28 and EEA

Austria Belgium Bulgaria
Croatia Czech Republic Denmark
Estonia Faroe Islands Finland
France Germany Greece
Greenland Hungary Iceland
Ireland Italy Latvia
Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg
Malta Netherlands Norway
Poland Portugal Romania
Slovakia Slovenia Spain
Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom

Payment Service Provider (PSP)

A payment service provider (PSP) is the link between your shop and the acquirer. You need a PSP if you e.g. want to start a web shop and accept payments.

QuickPay is a payment service provider, and we help you accept payments in several different ways - among there credit cards, bank transfers and invoicing. 


You can read more on the relationship between your shop, acquirers and QuickPay on quickpay.net/getting-started

or see the video


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