Invite members to set up a Direct Debit mandate
Invite people to set up a Direct Debit
It's easy to ask individual members to start paying their subscription by Direct Debit even if they don't have a user account. You can ask your members to create a Direct Debit mandate online using this link:
Invite organisations to set up a Direct Debit
The process for for organisations is the same but you should direct the organisation representative to this link:
Automatic prompts to set up a Direct Debit
If you enable email renewal reminders for your membership plans, these will be sent 14 days before subscriptions are due to renew. If the member does not have a Direct Debit set up already, these reminder emails will include a link for them to set one up. If members log in to their account and go to My account > Membership they will also be prompted to set up a Direct Debit there.
What happens next?
Once a Direct Debit mandate has been created, future subscription renewals will be taken by Direct Debit and payment for any unpaid invoices will be taken within the next week. For this reason it is important to ensure that you reconcile any manual payments regularly to avoid duplicate payments.