Get API key
1. Register with Canada Post
Note: It might take around 24 hrs for your Canada Post account to go live.
2. Join the Developer Program
Once you’ve signed in to Canada Post, select Join Now. Read and accept the terms and conditions of the Program to become a member.
3. Get your API keys
API keys are unique codes that identify your application each time it makes a call to one of Canada Post’s services. Once you’re a member of the Developer Program and are signed in to the Canada Post website, your keys will be displayed on the main Developer Program page.
Use the Production key to setup Canada Post in Primaseller.
Get customer Number
A Customer Number gives you access to Canada Post’s shipping tools and to lower postage rates. There are 2 ways to get a customer number for your business:
- Sign a volume-based contract
If you plan to ship at least 1,250 domestic parcels a year or 100 international parcels, you may qualify for volume discounts. To apply, call Canada Post at 1-866-757-5480.
- Join Solutions for Small Business
Small businesses save on shipping and mailing. No contract required. Join Solutions for Small Business™ to get your Customer number.
You can visit the Canada Post website for more details.