Getting started

Learn how to add commercetools Checkout to your Project.

commercetools Checkout is available as a Custom Application in the Merchant Center.


Following are the prerequisites to add the Checkout Custom Application to your Project:

  • An account for the Merchant Center
  • Access to the Organization and Project that require Checkout
  • Checkout activated for your Project. Contact Support to request the activation.

Add Checkout to a Project

  1. In the Merchant Center menu, click your profile and select Manage Organizations & Teams.

  2. Select the Organization that includes the Project for which you want to add Checkout.

  3. Click the Custom Applications tab and, in the Custom Applications Installations tile, click Manage project access.
    The Custom Applications Installations page displays Custom Applications that are installed and ready for installation for the selected Organization.

  4. In the Ready for installation section, select commercetools Checkout.

  5. In Checkout's settings page, select the appropriate permission:

    • To install Checkout for all Projects of your Organization, select Install for all projects of this organization.

      This only applies to existing Projects in the Organization. You must update the permission when a new Project is created for the Organization.

    • To install for selected Projects, select Install for selected projects only and add the respective Projects.

  6. Click Save. Depending on your previous selection, Checkout is added to appropriate Projects.