Clearpay Gateway for WooCommerce


Give your customers the option to buy now and pay later with Clearpay. The “Clearpay Gateway for WooCommerce” plugin provides the option to choose Clearpay as the payment method at the checkout. It also provides the functionality to display the Clearpay logo and instalment calculations below product prices on category pages, individual product pages, and on the cart page. For each payment that is approved by Clearpay, an order will be created inside the WooCommerce system like any other order. Automatic refunds are also supported.


This section outlines the steps to install the Clearpay plugin.

Please note: If you are upgrading to a newer version of the Clearpay plugin, it is considered best practice to perform a backup of your website – including the WordPress database – before commencing the installation steps. Clearpay recommends all system and plugin updates to be tested in a staging environment prior to deployment to production.

  1. Login to your WordPress admin.
  2. Navigate to “Plugins > Add New”.
  3. Type “Clearpay” into the Keyword search box and press the Enter key.
  4. Find the “Clearpay Gateway for WooCommerce” plugin. Note: the plugin is made by “Clearpay”.
  5. Click the “Install Now” button.
  6. Click the “Activate” button.
  7. Navigate to “WooCommerce > Settings”.
  8. Click the “Checkout” tab.
  9. Click the “Clearpay” sub-tab.
  10. Enter the Merchant ID and Secret Key that were provided by Clearpay for Production use.
  11. Save changes.


What do I do if I need help?

Please visit the official Clearpay Help Centre online. Most common questions are answered in the FAQ. There is also the option to create a support ticket if necessary.


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Contributors & Developers

“Clearpay Gateway for WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




Release Date: Wednesday, 01 Apr 2020

  • Tested up to WordPress 5.4 with WooCommerce 4.0.
  • Added a shortcode to render PDP assets from page builders or on custom pages without requiring an action hook.
  • Added region-specific customer service numbers to decline messages at the checkout.
  • Improved the experience for new customers who ticked the box to create an account, then cancel their payment. These customers are redirected to the cart page instead of the checkout to ensure the payment cancellation message can be read.
  • Improved handling of products with null price values.
  • Improved compatibility with WooCommerce Product Bundles.


Release Date: Wednesday, 11 Mar 2020

  • Tested up to WordPress 5.3 with WooCommerce 4.0.
  • Added a new admin notification to encourage submitting a plugin review after 14 days.
  • Updated JS to improve compatibility with Google Closure compression.
  • Improved support for orders without shipping addresses.
  • Improved method of accessing Order properties in Compatibility Mode.
  • Improved handling of invalid products sent to WC_Gateway_Clearpay::is_product_supported.
  • Removed references to WordPress internal constants.


Release Date: Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019

  • Tested up to WordPress 5.3 with WooCommerce 3.8.
  • Removed a legacy admin notice containing a reference to a WooThemes plugin.


Release Date: Thursday, 31 Oct 2019

  • Tested up to WordPress 5.3 with WooCommerce 3.8.
  • Added a notification in the admin when the plugin has been updated and the configuration needs to be reviewed.
  • Added a “Restore Defaults” button for customisations to the plugin configuration.
  • Simplified the redirection process between the WooCommerce checkout page and the Clearpay payment screenflow.
  • Revised the conditions for triggering the Clearpay messaging that applies to products outside the merchant’s Clearpay payment limits.
  • Revised the conditions controlling the inclusion of Clearpay as an available payment method, so that Clearpay does not appear if the currency has been changed by a third party plugin.
  • Removed the dependency on serialisation of the WC_Checkout object.
  • Removed the dependency on the PHP parse_ini_file function.


Release Date: Friday, 30 Aug 2019

  • Tested up to WordPress 5.3 with WooCommerce 3.7.
  • Improved support for orders without shipping addresses.


Release Date: Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019

  • Tested up to WordPress 5.3 with WooCommerce 3.7.
  • Revised checkout flow for WooCommerce 3.6+.
  • Added a Compatibility Mode to minimise conflicts with third party plugins.
  • Added an interface to customise hooks and priorities.
  • Replaced idempotent retry processes with extended timeouts.
  • Extended logging in Debug Mode.
  • Improved handling of Clearpay assets on product variants and related products.
  • Improved jQuery version checking.
  • Improved handling of non-JSON API responses.


Release Date: Wednesday, 01 May 2019

  • Improved support for quotes and special characters used in product attributes and checkout fields.


Release Date: Wednesday, 19 December 2018

  • Reduced logging of unnecessary notices.
  • Improved support for custom meta fields on WooCommerce order line items.