Secure Payment

Secure payment by Payfast

Secure payment by Payfast

We accept payments via EFT, Credit Card, Cheque Card through PayFast, South Africa's most secure online payment gateway.

PayFast is committed to keeping you and all sensitive information secure. We have a multitude of automated and manual checks in place to protect both buyers and sellers from fraudulent transactions.

  • We use Extended Validation SSL with 256-bit encryption. Only two of the four major South African banks use this –the highest– level of encryption currently available.
  • 3D Secure is in place for all credit card transactions.
  • Two-factor authentication is available to restrict access to your PayFast account.
  • Our system automatically checks for suspicious payment velocity.
  • Payments and card details are automatically checked against large online databases of blacklisted details.

Security & Fraud Prevention

Secure payment by Payfast

How secure is PayFast?.

  • PayFast is PCI level 1 (the highest level) compliant.
  • PayFast is developed with the same demands on security and performance as web sites used for banking services and share trading. Payfast's account login, personal details and all transactions are secured using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology with high security 256 bit encryption.
  • Any sensitive financial information (like credit/debit card details) is never shared with or stored by Lumen.
  • Payfast uses 3D Secure to further enhance the security of credit card transactions on PayFast.