Payment Link States

List of states of a Razorpay Payment Link and their significance.


A Payment Link starts in the issued state and moves through several different states in its life cycle. The life cycle differs for

and Payment Links.

After a Standard Payment Link is created, you can track its status on your Dashboard on the Payment Link page. The diagram given below illustrates the life cycle of a Payment Link.

Standard Payment Link States

The table below lists the various states and their descriptions in the Payment Link life cycle:

StatusDescriptionNext Steps
CreatedIndicates that the Payment Link has been created. Know more about .Start accepting payments by sending the Payment Link to the customers.
Partially PaidIndicates that the customer has made a partial payment against the Payment Link. Know more about Send a reminder to the customer to pay the next instalment. Know more about .
PaidIndicates that the Payment Link has been paid in full.NA
CancelledIndicates that you have cancelled the Payment Link. Know more about .Customers can no longer pay using this Payment Link. Create a new Payment Link to start accepting payments (if required).
ExpiredIndicates that the Payment Link has expired. You can set the expiry date and time while creating the Payment Link. Know more about .This link is no longer accessible to the customers. Create a new Payment Link to start accepting payments (If required).

Handy Tips

  • You cannot delete a Payment Link. However, you can cancel it. Know more about
  • You can cancel a Payment Link only if it is in the issued state. You cannot cancel Payment Links in the partially_paid or paid state.

After you create a UPI Payment Link, you can track its status on your Dashboard on the Payment Links page. The diagram given below illustrates the life cycle of a UPI Payment Link.

life cycle - upi payment links

The table below lists the various states and their descriptions in the UPI Payment Link life cycle:

StatusDescriptionNext Steps
CreatedIndicates that the Payment Link has been created. Know more about .Start accepting payments by sending the Payment Link to the customers.
PaidIndicates that the Payment Link has been paid in full.NA
CancelledIndicates that you have cancelled the Payment Link. Know more about .Customers can no longer pay using this Payment Link. Create a new Payment Link to start accepting payments (If required).
ExpiredThe payment link has expired. You can set the expiry date and time while creating the payment link. Know more about .This link is no longer accessible to the customers. Create a new Payment Link to start accepting payments (if required).

Partial Payments Not Supported

UPI Payment Links do not support partial payments. Hence, the partially_paid state does not exist.