Membership & Rights


  • Membership of MPAI is only available to businesses, fintechs and merchants who offer goods or services or leverage digital payments to supply its products or services.
  • A Merchant may become a member by applying for membership, and subject to the application for membership receiving approval of the Merchant Council. 
  • Non-member associations and thought leaders can be invited by members, as approved by the Merchant Council, to partner with MPAI and participate in the meetings of the Merchant Council as:


Honorary membership for eminent individuals who lend credibility and guidance to the Group's policy objectives and strategies


Honorary membership for organizations with whom MPAI can engage collaboratively on educational, outreach, and capacity-building events on an ad-hoc basis

Types of Membership




Bronze Membership

A special (non-fee) category of membership – Bronze Membership, shall be available for start-up enterprises.

Eligibility criteria
  • private limited companies or those registered as a partnership firm or a limited liability partnership.
  • entities having annual turnover not exceeding INR 100 crore for any of the financial years since incorporation/registration.
  • entities which are not formed by splitting up or reconstruction of a business already in existence.

For more details about rights, privileges and fee structures please write to us at [email protected] 


The MPAI is built on the cooperation and collaboration of its vibrant group of members. For membership related queries please fill the form and have us reach out to you.

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    The Merchant Payments Alliance of India (MPAI) is a group of like-minded merchants accepting digital payments in an ever-growing payments market in India.