I want to add PayPal as an option but the system won’t let me?

This FAQ will explain how you can add PayPal as one of your payment methods

To add PayPal to your 123 Reg account, you will need to make a new purchase or manually renew an existing service via your 123 Reg account and pay using your chosen PayPal account.

The following example is of the renewal of a domain name. If you are renewing a different service, the exact steps may vary.

Step 1 of 4

Start by logging in to your 123 Reg Control Panel and select the Domain name(s) option within the The following service(s) will soon expire! section.

Select Domain Name


Step 2 of 4

If you have multiple domain names which are due to expire, select the tick box next to each domain name that you wish to renew. Once done, click Add to basket.

Add to basket


Step 3 of 4

During the checkout process, select the option PayPal as your payment method.

From there, click Order and Pay now and follow the on-screen instructions to complete your purchase.

Order and Pay with PayPal


Step 4 of 4

This will then become your active PayPal account, which will be registered as one of your priority payment methods. To view and amend your Payment Priority, please read the following Support article for more information: How do I change the Payment Priorities within my 123 Reg account?