Woo – Sony Payment Services


Woo – Sony Payment Services plugin allows you to accept Credit Cards, Convenience Stores, Pay-easy, E-money Payments via e-SCOTT Smart system Powered by Sony Payment Services.
This plugin acts as an addon to add a payment method on WooCommerce checkout page.
On the checkout page, our plugin connects to e-SCOTT Smart system.

Woo – Sony Payment Services is currently only available for customers having their registered office in Japan.
And available currency is only JPY.

About e-SCOTT Smart system

e-SCOTT Smart system is an online payment gateway Powered by Sony Payment Services that allows both individuals and businesses to accept payments over the Internet.
The highest level of security of payments processed by e-SCOTT Smart system is verified by PCI DSS.
System guarantees convenience and instant order execution.

Service: https://www.sonypaymentservices.jp/
Privacy Policy: https://www.sonypaymentservices.jp/policy/

In order to use this plugin you will need a merchant services account.
Sony Payment Services offers merchant accounts.
Please go to the signup page by clicking the link below to create a new account.

Signup page: https://forms.sonypaymentservices.jp/public/application/add/193

Credit Card Payment

Either token payment(non-passage) type or external link type can be chosen for credit card payment.

Online Payment Collection Agency Service(Convenience Stores, Pay-easy, E-money Payments)

Online Payment Collection Agency Service is only available for legal entity.
Your customers will choose the settlement type on the checkout page provided from Sony Payment Services.(Extrnal link type.)
Payment status automatically changed to “Paid” when the customers payments has been confirmed.


Minimum Requirements

  • WooCommerce 3.0 or greater

Automatic installation

Automatic installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of Woo – Sony Payment Services, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.

In the search field type Woo – Sony Payment Services and click Search Plugins. Once you’ve found our plugin you can view details about it such as the the rating and description. Most importantly, of course, you can install it by simply clicking Install Now.

Manual installation

Download page

1.Go to WordPress Plugins > Add New
2.Click Upload Plugin Zip File
3.Upload the zipped Woo – Sony Payment Services file and click “Upload Now”
4.Go to Installed Plugins
5.Activate the “Woo – Sony Payment Services”


Does this support recurring payments, like for subscriptions?

Yes. Please upgrade to version 1.1.0.
To implement recurring billing, you must use WooCommerce official plugin named “WooCommerce Subscriptions”(Prospress Inc.) with this plugin.

In case of convinience store payment, payment status doesn’t change to “Paid” althogh the customers payments has been confirmed.

Please apply for “Payment result notification URL” to Sony Payment Services.
If you already applied for it, please confirm that there are no mistakes.

Contributors & Developers

“Woo – Sony Payment Services” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


“Woo – Sony Payment Services” has been translated into 1 locale. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

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Interested in development?

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1.1.5 – 2019-12-05

  • Feature – Added the function of recording “3D secure authentication result code” when using 3D secure.
  • Fix – Fixed the bug that the return value of 3D secure authentication don’t get normally.
  • Feature – Added E-SCOTT error messages.

1.1.4 – 2019-11-15

  • Feature – Supports 3D Secure authentication
  • Fix – Fixed the bug that [Record sales] displays again even if it’s already done [Record sales] when after [change amount].
  • Update – WordPress tested up to 5.3
  • Update – WC tested up to 3.8

1.1.3 – 2019-10-30

  • Fix – Fixed the bug that prevented credit card registration and update on My page
  • Update – WC tested up to 3.7

1.1.2 – 2019-05-15

  • Update – WordPress tested up to 5.2
  • Update – WC tested up to 3.6

1.1.1 – 2018-12-17

  • Fix – Fixed the bug that the error of getting payment status after re-authorization
  • Update – Changed the Plug-in name
  • Update – WC tested up to 3.5

1.1.0 – 2018-09-01

  • Feature – Supports “WooCommerce Subscriptions” plugin

1.0.0 – 2018-06-01

  • Feature – SonyPayment Credit Card Payment
  • Feature – SonyPayment Online Payment Collection Agency Service