API / Getting Started

Using Dwolla's API starts with creating an application that's tied to your Dwolla account. Once set up, whether you're sending once-in-a-while payments or fully integrating with a specialized point of sale system, your Dwolla application will act as your identity to the end user and as a central point for you to manage your application's settings.

To get started, register a free Dwolla application at - dwolla.com/applications

Our API can be integrated in 3 different flavors: