Government, education and public sector

Governmental and public sector organizations are increasingly moving their services online to more effectively and efficiently offer their services. As they do this, they need the ability to take payments in an integrated manner through multiple channels, including over the phone and internet. Other requirements include cost effective integration, dependability and iron-clad security to protect citizens’ personal data.

Optimal Payments’ NETBANX gateway serves the needs of many public sector organisations, including government agencies, local/regional government, schools and colleges, and state lotteries. And through Optimal Payments’ NETELLER service and award winning Net+ Prepaid MasterCard®, these organisations can also make grant and benefit payments directly to individuals.

Key features for public sector organizations:

  • Credit card and direct debit acceptance
  • Web-based virtual terminal
  • IVR/touchtone phone payments
  • Fraud prevention and detection tools
  • 3-D Secure™ support
  • PCI DSS certification
  • Hosted paypage with tokenization
  • EWallet and prepaid card payouts
  • Integration support
  • Recurring/subscription billing
  • Customer data management

 

Public sector sub verticals we service for online payments:

  • Governmental agencies
  • Public healthcare
  • Transportation and infrastructure
  • Local government/council
  • University, college and schools
  • State lotteries

We’re trusted by public sector enterprises including:

  • Companies House
  • NHS (National Health Service)
  • Lotto Quebec
  • Transport for London
  • Oxfordshire County Council
  • West Sussex County Council
  • Kent County Council
  • Bedford College
  • Pearson Education
  • ParentMail