Paytabs provides you with a collection of API endpoints which used to process all payments, regardless of if they are through either your own payment pages, the managed payment pages, or if you are using the hosted payment pages.

Transaction Reference (tran_ref) is the parameter that Indicates the Transaction Reference on PayTabs side.

Note that, this is the reference to all PayTabs transactions, also this can be used between the merchant and customer communications or between merchant and Paytabs team communications.


The Parameter Tag/Nametran_ref
JSON Example
"tran_ref": "TST2234701408580"
Data TypeString
  • TST2234701408580
  • PTB2234701408581
  • PTS2234701408582
  • PTE2234701408583
  • PTJ2234701408584
  • PTG2234701408585
  • PTO2234701408586
  • PTI2234701408587
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