• Can I use APIs for commercial purposes?
  • Yes, APIs can be used for commercial purposes once a commercial agreement, which will include terms of use, has been reached with Akbank.
  • How do I get started?
  • To start developing using the official APIs, follow the steps below:
    1. Sign In or Register a new account.
    2. Setup an application to receive an API Key.
    3. Develop your app using your API Key for authentication.
  • What do I need to begin development using the Remote APIs?
  • A developer needs to follow these steps for developing applications:
    • Register as a developer.
    • Read through the available API documentation and analyze the features.
    • Set up an application to receive a developer key and secret.
    • Build an application and receive authentication via OAuth using the provided developer key and secret. An access token will be returned.
    • Use the access token to receive authorization and invoke APIs.
  • Is there a limit to the number of Remote API calls I can make during development?
  • Yes, sandbox APIs are currently restricted to a limit of 5 requests per second.
  • What happens once I finish my development?
  • When you decide you are ready to submit your application for approval, the high level steps to follow are listed below:
    • Notify Akbank
    • Akbank will review your application
    • Formal and technical review sessions are scheduled
    • The application is readied for consumer consumption
    • The application is released on a marketplace
  • Where can I find documentation for development?
  • To find specific documentation, visit our Documentation page.

If you have any further questions, drop us a line.