Support

How can I register?

To register for access to the developer portal click here. You will need to provide your email address. We will send an activation link to the email address you provided.

You must then set a user name and password to access the functionality on our developer portal.

What APIs have been provided under PSD2?

KBC Ireland had provided APIs for the following:

Is there a swagger?

Yes. Swagger definition for our APIs is available on the developer portal. You can access them once you have completed the registration process. 

Access the ‘Develop’ section on our developer portal for detailed information.

Are there different versions?

No. At the moment we have only one version of the APIs available on our Sandbox.

Where do I access the technical documentation?

You can access detailed specifications of our APIs on the developer portal. You can access them once you have completed the registration process.

Access the ‘Develop’ section on our developer portal for detailed information.

If I can’t figure something out for myself, where do I go?

We are always there to help you integrate with our APIs and offer innovative solutions. You can always reach us at apidevelopersupport@kbc.ie for any information.

How do I report a bug ?

You can report any issue at apidevelopersupport@kbc.ie.

Are there use cases and journeys for a client? Pictures or steps to the processes?

Follow the steps on the Get started page to set up your test environment to access our API Sandbox.

What API standards is KBCI complying with?

KBC Ireland has chosen to align with the Open Banking UK specifications for the APIs, which will allow regulated financial service providers to access information on customer’s accounts with their permission.

We will comply with v3.1 of the specifications.

More information on the open banking standards can be found here.

Are the APIs available in production?

At the moment the APIs are available only on the Sandbox. Keep an eye out on our developer portal for more details on when the APIs will be available in production.

How do I programmatically test?

Follow the steps on the Get started page to setup your test environment to access our API Sandbox.

Once I’ve tested and am happy my application can interact with your APIs, do I need to let you know or can my application just start firing thousands of requests at you to handle?

Our Sandbox allows you to access test data only and we appreciate a fair usage of the same. Once you are confident that your application is ready to move to production and you have acquired all the valid permissions you can get access to our production environment.

The process for getting access to production will be made available in the time to come.

Keep any eye out on our developer portal for more details on when the APIs will be available in production.

What security standards do I need to know about to interact/onboard?

Our APIs on the sandbox meet the latest security standards and are built on oAuth framework. Additionally, it complies with the security profile as specified in the Open Banking standards.

How can I explicitly use the APIs in Sandbox?

Follow the steps on the Get started page to setup your test environment to access our API Sandbox

How do I get access to production?

The process for getting access to production will be made available in the future: Keep an eye out on our developer portal for more details on when the APIs will be available in production.

Further questions?

If you have any further questions please don’t hesitate to contact us at apidevelopersupport@kbc.ie