Share your voice
Your perspective on a range of issues affecting PayTechs will be sought for government submissions, stakeholder education and industry debates. Your view on regulatory and non-regulatory reforms will be shared through PayTechs of Canada to the right decision-making bodies, such as Payments Canada and the Federal Government. As a member, we can collectively influence policy that will positively impact your business.
You will receive industry updates and be notified of emerging industry developments. With line of sight into upcoming changes to legislation, policies and regulations, your business can proactively adapt before changes are implemented. You will also be invited to member events, which promotes continuous education of the payments systems and its supporting legal and operating framework.
Your active participation can create a positive change in the payments system which will provide your business with unparalleled opportunities. By supporting: payments system modernization with PayTech firms direct access to the payments system with the regulation of PayTech firms with the evolution of open banking in Canada, your business will be better positioned to compete in the payments services marketplace.
Get exclusive data
You will be granted access to the ‘members only’ portal, with access to primary, independent research conducted by PayTechs of Canada. Research findings will support our mandate in addition to your business’ strategy. You will also have access to member contact information, policy positions, board meeting updates, and summary reports from meetings with regulatory bodies.
You will receive industry updates and be notified of emerging industry developments. With line of sight into upcoming changes to legislation, policies and regulations, your business can proactively adapt before changes are implemented. You will also be invited to member events, which promotes continuous education of the payments systems and its supporting legal framework.
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We are a not-for-profit association. We rely on the support of the PayTech community and our members to advance the industry dialogue on obstacles impeding the growth of PayTech firms in Canada.
Annual membership fees
Less than $500K
Between $500K and $1M
Between $1M and $5M
Between $5M and $10M
Between $10M and $15M
Allocation of dues
Annual membership dues are the primary source of revenue for the organization, which supports ongoing research, advocacy efforts, and office administration. We rely on the support of our members to improve the effectiveness and competitiveness of the payments services sector.
PayTechs of Canada members represent a diverse cross-section of businesses across the payments industry in Canada. Members range from large, established firms to smaller or emerging companies. All members share the commitment to improve the payment experiences of consumers, businesses and other industry participants in Canada including initiating and processing payments, offering payment-related services, supporting data services, and improving payment authorization.
“If we are going to make any material progress in support of Open Banking and the Real-time Rail in Canada, the PayTech industry needs a strong advocate that is independent from the incumbent legacy banks. That voice is PayTechs of Canada.”
“As an advocate for driving faster and more transparent payments experiences, PayTechs of Canada is important in supporting our vision of eliminating payment inefficiencies, so businesses can focus on what they do best.”
PayTechs of Canada brings an exciting and refreshing perspective to Canada’s payments ecosystem. They are challenging the norms with innovative approaches, ideas, and solutions.