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Know Your Commission

You can become a Razorpay Partner, offer your customers a complete suite of payment solutions and get rewarded for it in the form of commissions. You can earn commissions by charging an additional fee in the invoice raised on the customer, either as a flat amount or a percentage of the transaction value.

Example🔗

Let us assume you are Acme Corporation, an ERP solution provider for colleges, and have partnered with Razorpay. You work with various colleges, who use your ERP and allow students to make fee payments online using Razorpay Payment Gateway.

In Razorpay terminology, you are the Partner, the college is the sub-merchant (affiliate account) and the college student is the customer. Acme Corporation can charge a service fee to ABC College. The ABC College can charge this service fee to the students. This service fee is the commission received by Acme Corporation.

Partner

Merchant

Customer

Acme Corporation

ABC College

Saurav Kumar (Student)

Commission Calculation🔗

You can charge the commission as:

  • a flat rate.
  • a percentage of the transaction value.

Commission as a Flat Rate (Say ₹100)🔗

Let us assume that the term fee is ₹10,000. The following charges apply:

Term Fees

(A)

Payment Gateway Fee

(B)

Service Fee
(Flat)
(C)

GST

(D)

Total Amount

(A)+(B)+(C)+(D)

₹10000

10000*2% = ₹200

₹100

(200+100)*18% = ₹54

₹10354


Commission Charged at Transaction Value* (Say 1%)🔗

Let us assume that the term fee is ₹10,000. The following charges apply:

Term Fees

(A)

Payment Gateway Fee

(B)

Service Fee
(Percentage of Transaction Value)
(C)

GST


(D)

Total Amount

(A)+(B)+(C)+(D)

₹10000

10000*2% = ₹200

10000*1% = ₹100

(200+100)*18% = ₹54

₹10354

Handy Tips:

  • With effect from April 1, 2020, you will earn a commission of ₹500 whenever an affiliate account added by you transacts a minimum of ₹2000 for 3 consecutive months from the date of sign up.
  • During referral campaigns, the commission (referral bonus) is subject to change.

Refunds Post Commission Payouts🔗

In cases, where there is a refund after the commission has been paid out, it is entered as a negative commission in your account in the corresponding cycle. No commission is paid out for refund cases.

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