The Virtual Payment Address or VPA is a unique ID given to an individual using the Unified Payment Interface (UPI) service to send or receive money. In the case of UPI collect VPA is the mandatory param and merchants are always advised to check if the VPA is valid or not.
Validating the VPA will help in reducing the failure rate due to incorrect vpa.
Currently, we have verify VPA API support for the below-acquiring partners.
|vpa||String||The VPA for which the eligibility has to be checked||Mandatory|
|merchant_id||String||The merchant id that the merchant holds with Juspay||Mandatory|
|client_auth_token||String||The authentication token required for client side calls||Required if you are calling the API from Client Side|
|customer_id||String||The unique id associated with the customer||Required for clientAuthToken based request|
|order_id||String||Unique Identifier for the order||Required for clientAuthToken based request|
Either the customer id or the order id is mandatory for clientAuthToken based verify VPA request.
|vpa||String||The VPA sent in the request|
|status||String||The expected value is "VALID" for a valid VPA and "INVALID" for incorrect VPA|
|customer_name||String||The name of the customer provided during VPA registration. The default value for a valid VPA will be "verified".|
|mandate_details||Json||Details specific to mandate support|
mandate_details JSON block:
|is_handle_supported||Boolean||VPA handle supported or not.|
The merchant may rely on the param "status" to check if the VPA is valid or not.