Payments Only

Cancel

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Canceling the authorization and releasing the funds.

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Cancel

The cancellations resource lists the cancellation transactions on a specific payment.

Create Cancel Transaction

To cancel a previously created payment, you must perform the cancel operation against the accompanying href returned in the operations list. You can only cancel a payment - or part of a payment - which has not been captured yet.

Cancel Request

Request

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POST /psp/paymentorders/09ccd29a-7c4f-4752-9396-12100cbfecce/cancellations HTTP/1.1
Host: api.externalintegration.payex.com
Authorization: Bearer <AccessToken>
Content-Type: application/json

{
    "transaction": {
        "description": "Test Cancellation",
        "payeeReference": "ABC123"
    }
}
Required Field Type Description
check transaction object The transaction object.
check └➔ description string A textual description of why the transaction is cancelled.
check └➔ payeeReference string A unique reference from the merchant system. Set per operation to ensure an exactly-once delivery of a transactional operation. Length and content validation depends on whether the transaction.number or the payeeReference is sent to the acquirer. If Swedbank Pay handles the settlement, the transaction.number is sent and the payeeReference must be in the format of A-Za-z0-9 (including -) and string(30). If you handle the settlement, Swedbank Pay will send the payeeReference and it will be limited to the format of string(12). All characters must be digits.

Cancel Response

If the cancel request succeeds, the response should be similar to the example below:

Response

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HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

{
    "payment": "/psp/paymentorders/payments/7e6cdfc3-1276-44e9-9992-7cf4419750e1",
    "cancellation": {
        "id": "/psp/paymentorders/payments/7e6cdfc3-1276-44e9-9992-7cf4419750e1/cancellations/ec2a9b09-601a-42ae-8e33-a5737e1cf177",
        "transaction": {
            "id": "/psp/paymentorders/payments/7e6cdfc3-1276-44e9-9992-7cf4419750e1/transactions/ec2a9b09-601a-42ae-8e33-a5737e1cf177",
            "created": "2022-01-31T09:49:13.7567756Z",
            "updated": "2022-01-31T09:49:14.7374165Z",
            "type": "Cancellation",
            "state": "Completed",
            "number": 71100732065,
            "amount": 1500,
            "vatAmount": 375,
            "description": "Test Cancellation",
            "payeeReference": "AB123"
        }
    }
}
Property Type Description
payment string The relative URL of the payment this cancellation transaction belongs to.
cancellation object The cancellation object, containing information about the cancellation transaction.
└➔ id string The relative URL of the cancellation transaction.
└➔ transaction object The transaction object, containing information about the current transaction.
└─➔ id string The relative URL of the current transaction resource.
└─➔ created string The ISO-8601 date and time of when the transaction was created.
└─➔ updated string The ISO-8601 date and time of when the transaction was updated.
└─➔ type string Indicates the transaction type.
└─➔ state string Initialized, Completed or Failed. Indicates the state of the transaction.
└─➔ number string The transaction number, useful when there’s need to reference the transaction in human communication. Not usable for programmatic identification of the transaction, for that id should be used instead.
└─➔ amount integer The transaction amount (including VAT, if any) entered in the lowest monetary unit of the selected currency. E.g.: 10000 = 100.00 SEK, 5000 = 50.00 SEK. The amount displayed is the final amount the payer paid for their order, including any instrument specific discounts or fees.
└─➔ vatAmount integer The payment’s VAT (Value Added Tax) amount, entered in the lowest monetary unit of the selected currency. E.g.: 10000 = 100.00 SEK, 5000 = 50.00 SEK. The vatAmount entered will not affect the amount shown on the payment page, which only shows the total amount. This field is used to specify how much of the total amount the VAT will be. Set to 0 (zero) if there is no VAT amount charged.
└─➔ description string A human readable description of maximum 40 characters of the transaction.
└─➔ payeeReference string A unique reference from the merchant system. Set per operation to ensure an exactly-once delivery of a transactional operation. Length and content validation depends on whether the transaction.number or the payeeReference is sent to the acquirer. If Swedbank Pay handles the settlement, the transaction.number is sent and the payeeReference must be in the format of A-Za-z0-9 (including -) and string(30). If you handle the settlement, Swedbank Pay will send the payeeReference and it will be limited to the format of string(12). All characters must be digits. In Invoice Payments payeeReference is used as an invoice/receipt number, if the receiptReference is not defined.

Cancel Sequence Diagram

Cancel can only be done on a authorized transaction. If you perform a cancel after doing a partial capture, you will cancel the remaining authorized amount.

sequenceDiagram
    participant SwedbankPay as Swedbank Pay

    Merchant->>SwedbankPay: POST <  cancellation>
    activate Merchant
    activate SwedbankPay
    SwedbankPay-->>Merchant: transaction resource
    deactivate SwedbankPay
    deactivate Merchant