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WeChat Pay

WeChat Pay

Gain access to shoppers on WeChat

WeChat is a Chinese multi-purpose messaging, social media and mobile payment app developed by Tencent. WeChat users who have linked their Chinese bank accounts to their WeChat Pay can start purchasing online using WeChat Pay on their mobile app.

With over 800 million monthly active users, WeChat Pay provides a smart and efficient payment solution for both consumers and merchants.

Functionalities and value-added features supported

FeaturesWeChat Pay
Payment typeE-Wallet
Merchant supported countries/regionsAU, HK, NZ, SG, UK, JP*, KR*
Shopper supported countries/regionsCN (HK included)
Processing currencies*HKD, USD, AUD, EUR, SGD, GBP, JPY, NZD, CHF, CAD, CNY
Settlement currencies*HKD, USD, AUD, EUR, SGD, GBP, JPY, NZD, CHF, CAD
Minimum transaction amount0.01 CNY
Maximum transaction amount300,000.00 CNY
Session timeout5 minutes for mobile browser, 2 hours for others
Recurring Payment✅ additional onboarding required
Refunds✅ within 1 year after the transaction is fulfilled
Partial Refunds✅ within 1 year after the transaction is fulfilled
Settlement threshold800.00 USD
Settlement frequencyDaily
  1. JP and KR merchants can be onboarded in HK.
  2. The available processing and settlement currencies may differ by region. Please contact sales for more information.
  3. Other features supported: Auto Customs Declaration can help merchants send payment information to China Customs for cross border customs clearance.

Choose the integration method that best suits your needs

Airwallex has built a range of client-side integration methods that allows you to manage your UI, minimises your implementation effort and allows you to get to market quickly.

Integration typeSupported
HPP (Hosted Payment Pages)
Embedded fields
Drop-in elements
Pay by Link
Mobile SDK

Accept omni-channel payments from your shoppers with WeChat Pay

Airwallex’s solution supports WeChat Pay payment acceptance desktop and mobile channels.

WeChat PayDesktop Website BrowserMobile AppMobile Website BrowserOfficial AccountMini Program
One-off Payment
Recurring Payment