Can I use a different Certificate Authority (CA) and Issuer CN than specified in the list of accepted CAs for non PSD2 APIs?
ABN AMRO accepts CAs provided by Quo Vadis and DigiCert only.
To determine if an Issuer CN (root), that is not listed, is acceptable, contact us via the contact form. Be aware that this may delay the onboarding process.
Can I use the PSD2 APIs without a PSD2 license?
No, production access for PSD2 APIs requires a PSD2 license.
Can I use your APIs for my personal bank account (retail)?
No, on this developer portal it is not possible to use our APIs for access to your personal bank account (retail). For information on available options within ABN AMRO, see our website.
Do I need a contract to use the ABN AMRO Developer Portal and APIs?
How do I go live with access to the production environment?
To use an ABN AMRO API in a production environment:
1. Go to the relating ABN AMRO API product documentation.
2. In the Requirements section, ensure that you comply with all points.
3. In the Production access section, complete the steps. This process describes how to release your application in a production environment.
I want to renew my certificate.
To renew your certificate in production, fill in the request form.
My App is live in production and I need to change the setup.
What do I need to use the PSD2 APIs in production?
Both a license from a local competent EEA authority and a QWAC eIDAS certificate are required to use PSD2 APIs in production. For more detailed information, see the Requirements section in the specific APIs reference documentation “Documentation”.
What do the tags Live, Early Access, and Experimental mean?
The status of an API is displayed using the following labels:
Live: the API is available in production.
Early Access: the API is functional and currently in the beta phase. For access to the API, contact us.
Experimental: a prototype or pilot is available for this API. For access to the API, contact us.
If you plan to use an API in production, view the API requirements and ensure that you comply.
This will prompt the server list the Certificate Authorities accepted under the header ‘Acceptable client certificate CA names’.
If the root is not on the list we currently do not accept it. To determine if a certificate can be used, fill in the contact form.
Which certificates does ABN AMRO support for the Business Account APIs?
For Business Account APIs, ABN AMRO accepts and supports Organization Validated (OV) and Extended Validation (EV) SSL certificates provided by Quo Vadis and DigiCert. Wildcard certificates are not permitted.
Which certificates does ABN AMRO support for the PSD2 API?
For PSD2 APIs, ABN AMRO accepts and supports Qualified Website Authentication Certificates (QWAC) from Qualified Trusted Service Providers (QSTPs) on the trusted list with CEF Digital only. For a full list, see Trusted List Browser.
The certificate is used for identification, and is also required for OAUTH authorization when accessing APIs.
Who can use ABN AMRO APIs?
ABN AMRO API products and the sandbox environment are open to any developer or company who wants to use them. For more information, see Basics
To use an ABN AMRO API product in a production environment, you must comply with the requirements listed in the API documentation. To view all APIs and relating documentation, see API products.
Currently, it is not possible for retail customers to use ABN AMRO APIs in a production environment.
How much does it cost to use ABN AMRO APIs?
Signing up to the Developer Portal and testing in the sandbox is free of charge. The costs for each API may vary. The pricing for each API is detailed in the API documentation. ABN AMRO may also agree on appropriate fees for the use of a production API through a separate agreement with the client.
Do you have a question? On our Support page you will find a list with answers to frequently asked questions.
Did not find the answer you are looking for? Please contact us. We are happy to help.