Response Codes

Result Code

 

Address Verification Service (AVS) Results

The AVS response logic is the following:

  • the 1st letter of the AVS code relates to the street address
  • the 2nd letter of the AVS code relates to the postcode/zip

whereas the letters indicate:

Value    Meaning
Y   The submitted value matches with the card issuer's records
N   The submitted value does not match with the card issuer's records
P   No value has been provided or the provided value has not been checked by the card issuer

 

Card Security Code Verification Results

Value    Meaning
M   Card Security Code matches
N   Card Security Code does not match
P   Not processed
S   Merchant has indicated that the card security code is not present on the card
U   Issuer is not certified and/or has not provided encryption keys
X   No response from the credit card association was received.
    A blank response indicates that no code was sent and that there was no indication that the code was not present on the card.

 

Most Common Card Processing Response Codes

Authorization Response Code

 

Response Code Description

 

Gateway Approval Code Example

00

Transaction has been approved.

Y:000000:3989951798:PPX:259280509

05

The card being used for the transaction has been rejected by the issuer.

N:05:Do Not Honour

-5993

The transaction has been cancelled by the consumer.

N:-5993:Cancelled by user

 

Response Codes Related to Configuration Issues

Authorization Response Code

Response Code Description

Gateway Approval Code

-5002

The merchant does not have a service entry for the card brand that has been used in the transaction request.

N:-5002:brand not supported

-12000 The merchant has the service entry Card Code Mandatory, but sent a MOTO/ECI transaction without card code value. N:-12000:Card security code is mandatory

-30053

The transaction timed out.

 

N:-30053:Communication Error

 

-30053

Exception occurred retrieving the message from the endpoint.

N:-30053:Communication Error

-30060

An error occured building, parsing or interpreting the message.

N:30060:Internal Error

-50653

Incorrect currency has been sent in the request.

N:-50653:Sent invalid currency or no currencies were setup for this store

 

Response Codes Related to First Data Local Payments

Authorization Response Code

Response Code Description

Gateway Approval Code

-PP00001

Cardholder did not return from local payment redirection.

N:-PP00001:Cardholder did not return from alternate payment

INPUT_DATA

Transaction input data are incorrect, channel tag or transaction has not been found.

N:INPUT_DATA:Invalid input data

QUOTA

Refund quota exceeded - not enough funds available.

N:QUOTA:APM