Authorize direct debit payouts
Using your Global Account details, you may authorize an external party to deduct funds from your Wallet via direct debits for either one-time purchases or recurring expenses (e.g. utilities). This page describes how to authorize direct debit payouts via your Global Accounts.
To explore other ways of paying out funds from your Airwallex Wallet, see Payouts APIs.
Before you begin
- Obtain your access token API by authenticating to Airwallex using your unique Client ID and API key. You will need the access token to make API calls.
- Create a Global Account. See Get started.
Retrieve Global Account details
Direct debit payouts via Global Account is only supported for certain regions and currencies. To check if your Global Account supports this capability, call Get Global Account by ID API by specifying your Global Account ID in the endpoint URL. If the response returns
true you will be able to share your Global Account details with a third party to authorize direct debit payouts.
Review status codes to track status transitions for direct debit payouts from your Wallet.
If you are registered as a Scale platform account, you can call this endpoint on behalf of your connected accounts by specifying the open ID in the