Over 10 years of safe EFT processing

SID is South Africa’s original, and most secure Instant EFT solution.
Collect EFT Payments Collect EFT payments via your website, email or invoices
Payment Confirmation Receive instant, guaranteed payment confirmation
Direct Payment Funds are transferred directly to your bank account
SID Iframe Online Payment

Why SID Instant EFT?

Most Secure Instant EFT Solution

Most Secure Instant EFT Solution

With over 10 years of security advancements built into our payment system, SID remains unmatched by any other EFT solution in the market.

We Guarantee Your Funds

We Guarantee Your Funds

Funds received via SID Instant EFT are paid into your bank account in real time. We provide an instant payment guarantee of up to R10,000 per transaction.

Highest Approval Rate in SA

Highest Approval Rate in SA

Our long-established solution and proven track record make SID the preferred EFT payment method in South Africa, with the highest approval rate.

Quick Online & Mobile Payments

Quick Online & Mobile Payments

Give your customers a quick and easy payment method that works on any device. SID immediately confirms receipt of payment so you can fill orders faster.

New SID Features

SID Automated Refunds

Automated Refunds

SID’s now offers an Automated Refund System, allowing you to process refunds for Instant EFT transactions via the SID Merchant Portal, or via our Refund API.
Embedded Payment Integration

Embedded Integration

With our new Embedded Integration option, the SID transaction occurs within an iframe embedded on your own web page, so your customer never leaves your website.
SID Payment Link

SID Payment Link

The Payment Link feature allows you to generate a unique SID payment hyperlink, which you can send to your customer in an invoice or in the body of an email.
SID Transaction Speed

Transaction Speed

We’re continually improving our transaction speed. For 2017 alone, we’ve already doubled our transaction speed, with even faster speeds on the horizon.

SID Payment Flow

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SELECT BANK

SELECT BANK

After selecting the SID payment option on your checkout page, the customer is prompted to select their bank.

INTERNET BANKING LOGIN

INTERNET BANKING LOGIN

They’re then prompted to log in to their Internet Banking.

SELECT ACCOUNT

SELECT ACCOUNT

The customer selects the bank account they wish to pay from.

ENTER OTP

ENTER OTP

To complete the payment, they enter a One-time PIN received from their bank.

SID PAYMENT COMPLETE

SID PAYMENT COMPLETE

The payment is then complete and the customer can log out. SID directs them directly back to your website where you can issue an instant order/booking confirmation.

Mobile EFT With SID

Mobile connectivity and smartphone penetration are driving e-commerce growth in South Africa. According to Visa, about one in four online shoppers in South Africa use their mobile device for online purchases. By implementing the SID payment method on your website, you can now activate valuable mobile sales channels for your business.

SID Instant EFT facilitates a seamless payment process on all devices, including smartphones and tablets.

SID is Trusted

The SID Instant EFT payment method is trusted by hundreds of South African e-commerce businesses of all sizes. These are just a few of our valued clients.

Get SID On Your Website

If you’d like to receive SID payments on your company website, please complete your details below and we’ll get back to you shortly: