GoCardless for Xero

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Take control of your cash flow, automatically reconcile your invoices and save hours of admin with our dedicated app for Xero

Improve cash flow

Automatically collect payment for any Xero invoice on the due date, whether recurring or ad hoc.

Reduce admin

Be more productive. Spend less time chasing unpaid bills and manually reconciling payments.

Happier customers

Make payment hassle-free. Set up once to pre-authorise future payment collection so you can focus on business.

How it works

Integrated with Xero

Fully synchronised with Xero to collect payments and automatically reconcile against your invoices.

Quick and simple set-up

Get started in minutes with a simple set-up.

Low, transparent fees

No set up costs, hidden fees or charges for failed payments.

"We strongly advise our Xero clients to use GoCardless. It's quick to set up, improves cashflow and admin is reduced to almost nothing due to the automatic reconciliation."

Peter Czapp

Peter Czapp, Co-Founder & Director, The Wow Company

Collect payment in these currencies


Pay just 1%, capped at €2 per transaction.

British Pounds

Pay just 1%, capped at £2 per transaction.

Australian Dollars

Pay just 1%, capped at A$3.50 per transaction.

Join over 8,000 businesses using GoCardless for Xero to improve their productivity


Have improved their business cash flow.


Spend less time reconciling payments.


Spend less time chasing unpaid invoices.

Getting started with GoCardless for Xero in 5 steps


Connect your account

Get started in minutes by connecting your GoCardless and Xero accounts to the GoCardless for Xero app. See and manage all your GoCardless payments in one place.


Set up your customers

Your Xero customer data will be automatically synced so you can send out Direct Debit mandate requests via email. If you prefer, you can manually select customer records to send mandate requests to. Our online mandates take seconds for your customers to complete. You can even add a link to your website or engagement letter.


Add a pay now button to your invoices

Get paid on time by enabling your customers to set up a Direct Debit mandate with you straight from the invoice. Find out more.


Start collecting payments

Each time you create an invoice in Xero you can collect the payment automatically by Direct Debit on the invoice due date. Alternatively, you can manually collect payments for specific customers or by Xero branding themes.


Automatically reconcile invoices

Once you’ve received a payment, the relevant invoice(s) will be marked as paid with the GoCardless fee posted as an expense automatically.

Connect today, take payments right away

Our Xero integration is free - no set up costs, no monthly fees and no hidden charges.

Start using GoCardless for Xero

GoCardless SAS, 23-25 Avenue Mac-Mahon, Paris, 75017, France

GoCardless SAS, an affiliate of GoCardless Ltd (company registration number 834 422 180, R.C.S. PARIS), is authorised by the ACPR (French Prudential Supervision and Resolution Authority), Bank Code (CIB) 17118, for the provision of payment services.

GoCardless Ltd., Sutton Yard, 65 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7EN, United Kingdom

GoCardless (company registration number 07495895) is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Services Regulations 2017, registration number 597190, for the provision of payment services.