Steps to activate Paytm payment gateway on your

Steps to activate Paytm payment gateway on your


GlobalLinker Staff

GlobalLinker Staff

14 Sep 2021, 11:07 — 4 min read

A vital enabler for robust, seamless and secure online transactions on your ecommerce is an integrated payment gateway. You can now offer customers the Paytm Payment Gatewayon your and the process to do this is very simple.


Let’s start by watching a video on how to activate Paytm Payment Gateway on your ecommerce store.



To make it easy for you to activate Paytm Payment Gateway, we have listed the steps below.


Step 1
Login to your GlobalLinker account.


Step 2
Click on the Online Store tab at the top. Click on Manage Store.

Manage Store


Step 3
You will be directed to your seller panel (the left bar on your dashboard).

Seller Panel

Step 4
Click on Online Store Settings >Payment tab. Here click on Online Payment (Paytm). To Apply for activation of Paytm payment gateway click on Apply Now

Select Paytm


Step 5
An application form will open up

  • In the form as the first step, specify the legal entity type of your business, that is whether it is proprietorship, partnership, private limited etc.
  • Next is company name, which is pre-populated for your convenience; you can edit it, please ensure it is as per the government records
  • After that you will see the store URL which is the current URL of your ecommerce store. In case you desire to take the ecommerce store live on your custom domain then please do that first and then apply for the payment gateway activation.
  • In the contact information section, which is pre-populated using the information that you had entered while creating your account on GlobalLinker. This section is not editable, if you desire to make any change them, please do so in the GlobalLinker profile.
  • Next is Authorized Signatory Information section, this will again be pre-populated, however the section is editable, so you can make the required changes to the information. In this section you have to add the Name, Email ID and Contact Number of the Authorized Signatory of your organisation.
  • Next is the Legal Address Section. Here you have to add the Address of your organisation, it should be the same as in government records.
  • After adding all the information, please review it once and then click on Next to move to the next step.

Paytm application form


Step 6
In the next screen you have to upload the scanned copied of the required KYC documents. Click on the down “˅” arrow to see the click of allowed documents.
Please ensure that

  • All documents uploaded should be clear and valid
  • File type: jpg, png, PDF | File size: Max 2MB
  • Photo should be taken from front and information should be clearly visible
  • Documents should not be handwritten

Click here to see sample image

KYC documents

Step 7
You will have to specify if you will be selling to customers outside India and if yes, you will have to upload a scanned copy of your Import Export Code (IEC) Certificate.

IEC certificate

After uploading the all the documents, click on Submit and your application will get processed.


Step 8
The application will be reviewed and if no discrepancies are found then within 3 to 5 working days you will receive an activation email from Paytm team with Merchant ID and Secret Key. As the last step please copy and paste the Merchant ID and Secret Key and then click on Disable to enable the payment gateway and then click on Save.

 Merchant ID


The Paytm Payment Gateway will get activated on your account. To ensure it is working fine, we advise you to do a small test transaction.


For further assistance, write to us at ‘’ or call at +91-22-48931736.


Also read: A step-by-step guide to creating your own eStore with GlobalLinker


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