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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

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 capability.support_direct_debit as 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.

Example request


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 x-on-behalf-of header.

Example response

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  • Before you begin
  • Retrieve Global Account details
  • Next steps