How do I create an account?

You can create a Mollie account on our website. Complete the sign up process by entering additional information. To sign up, you will need the following documents and information: your company details, information about your stakeholders, website details, bank account information and a copy of your ID.


Sign up process

Step 1: Create an account

  1. Go to the sign up page on our website.
  2. Enter your name, email address and a password.
    • Check the box if you want to receive updates from Mollie.
  3. Click Create account.

Step 2: Select your primary currency

Set the primary currency on your account. This is the currency you will use to accept payments and receive payouts.

  1. Enter the following information:
    • Your business location.
    • Your preferred language.
    • The primary currency (£ or €).
  2. Click Continue to dashboard.

Step 3: Activate your account

After creating an account, you will find yourself on the Get started page of your Mollie Dashboard. Click the blue button that says Activate account to continue the sign up process. 

Step 4: Enter your organisation’s details

Enter the information as it is registered with your local trade register. 

  1. Enter the following information about your organisation: 
    • The business location. 
    • The business name. 
    • The legal form. 
    • Your business registration number.
    • The address, postal code and city.
  2. Enter the trade volume of your business. 
  3. After agreeing with the terms and conditions, click Next.

Step 5: Enter the stakeholders

For a sole trader, the legal representative and UBO is usually the business owner.

  1. Enter the details of the legal representative
  2. Enter whether the legal representative is an Ultimate Beneficial Owner (UBO). This is someone who has an interest of 25% or more of the company. 
    • If the legal representative is not a UBO or if there are multiple UBO’s, enter the UBO under Add ultimate beneficial owner.
  3. Check the box at the bottom of the page to confirm that you have truthfully filled in the stakeholder information.
  4. Click Next.

Step 6: Enter your website details

  1. Enter your website’s URL. 
    • If you use a third-party billing service instead of your own website, enter that billing service’s URL. Examples of third-party billing services are Exact and Afas.  
  2. Enter if your website is online or not. 
  3. Tell us a bit more about the products or services you provide. We need this in order to approve your account.
  4. Enter your contact details:
    • The name under which your organisation is registered at Companies House.
    • Your organisation’s email address.
    • Your organisation’s phone number.
  5. Click Next.

Step 7: Activate the payment methods you want to offer

  1. Toggle the switch to the right of a payment method to activate it. 
    • Behind every method, you will see a button with Rates and info. Here you’ll find more information about the payment method. 
    • With some payment methods, a pop-up will appear when you toggle the switch. This will show additional information and sometimes you need to complete several more steps to fully activate the method. 
    • Read more information about our payment methods in our Help Centre.
  2. Click Next.

You can now receive payments. To enable payouts, hit the blue button to enter additional information. 

Step 8: Upload ID

Upload a copy of the ID of each legal representative. If you are a sole trader, we ask you to provide some other documents.

  1. Click Upload ID.
  2. Select your ID type. 
  3. Choose the way you prefer to upload the ID and follow the steps. 
    • Make sure the copy meets our requirements, or your application will be rejected. 
  4. Click Next.

Step 9: Additional information non-profit organisations

If you’re a non-profit organisation, please enter additional information. 

  1. Tell us whether you’re a charitable organisation.
  2. Enter the countries your organisation is active in or that benefit from your organisation’s activities.
  3. Click Next.

Step 10: Add your bank account

  1. Enter your bank account details.
    • Sort code
    • Bank account number
  2. Choose a payment method from the list to verify the bank account.
  3. Click Next.
  4. Follow the instructions for the payment method you have selected.
  5. Click Complete account.


Linking Mollie to your website

We now have all your information, and you are ready to link Mollie to your website. We made a list of the possibilities for all types of websites or webshops.


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