How to Set up PayID Commbank

PayID is a smart way to make and receive payments without having to give out too much information. Getting PayID through CommBank gives more benefits and features. Here are some practical tips on how to go about it.

Setting Up PayID with CommBank: Step-by-Step Guide

Let’s have a quick look at how to set up PayID with the chosen bank:

  1. Have your mobile device ready, then open the CommBank app.
  2. Tap “Pay someone” from the homepage.

If their pay ID happens to be a mobile number:

  • Click the option for “Mobile number.”
  • Either choose someone from your phone contact list or press the plus sign to enter his/her telephone number.
  • Where this has been registered as a pay ID, there will be an icon beside the person’s chosen pay ID name.
  • Then click “OK” if this is the correct person you intend paying.

On the other hand, Should their pay ID be email address, landline number, ABN/ACN, or Organization ID:

  • Press on top right corner (+) sign
  • More appears on options menu
  • Look for the type of PayID you want to use and fill in those details such as email address. The logo will appear next to their selected PayID name if they have got it registered as one of them.
  • After that, click proceed when you find this being your recipient.

Completing the Payment

  1. Type in amount and description within 280 characters fields provided by payee.
  2. Validate the payment you made now before you log out.
  3. Consequently, whoever would be transferring money into their account attached with respective PayID could see it in transaction history sections displayed therein by system provider of this service including CBA bank online platform among others where applicable as well.

Note: If there has been any prior payment made earlier than that moment; therefore within sixty second(s), such kind of transaction must have already been completed but first time dealings take up period twenty four hours so as security measures are able met accordingly and by far large.

However, PayID setup with CommBank has a number of caveats that one should be aware of as well. By following these steps and being aware of potential concerns, you can effectively set up and use PayID with CommBank to make secure and convenient payments.

Privacy and Data ProtectionSharing personal contact details such as mobile numbers or email addresses may have implications for privacy. Be careful when giving out confidential information.
Bank CompatibilityPayID with CommBank is not universally supported by all banks so make sure your recipient’s bank accepts it before you send any money
Technical IssuesFrom time to time, technical glitches or payment processing delays can occur. Therefore, just stay keen and ensure you review all transactions properly

Instructions by pictures

Select Pay

Select Pay

Select Pay Someone 

Select Pay Someone 

Select + to pay someone NEW

Select + to pay someone NEW

Choose “More” and subsequently “Pay Someone” using their email address.

Choose "More" and subsequently

Input the email address displayed on your PayID deposit page.

Input the email address

Select Next

Upon selecting OK, a popup window will appear confirming that OrbitRemit is registered under this PayID.

Upon selecting OK

Enter the Amount to deposit

Provide your Description/Reference in the designated field labeled “Description.”

Provide your Description

Review that all details are correct.

Click on “Pay Now” to complete the transaction.

Pay Now

This should complete your Instant PayID Deposit


If you encounter any issues or have questions while setting up PayID with Commbank, you can seek assistance through the following channels:

  • Contact Commbank’s customer support via phone, email, or live chat.
  • Visit a Commbank branch and speak with a representative in person.
  • Access Commbank’s online Help & Support section for FAQs and guides.