How to Register for a Zelle Account

  • June 28, 2022

Vendors must have an existing Zelle account in order to elect it as a payment method. Follow these steps to register with Zelle prior to completing the vendor onboarding process.

Enrolling via Financial Institution

  1. Visit
  2. Select your bank or credit union from the list and follow the steps to enroll. 

Enrolling via App

If your bank or credit union isn't listed on, you can still enroll by downloading the Zelle app for Android or iOS. When you open the app, you will need to enter:

  • Your basic contact information
  • An email address
  • A U.S. mobile number
  • A Visa® or Mastercard® debit card with a U.S. based account
Your registered Zelle account name must match the name on your vendor registration.

Electing Your Payment Method

You will not receive any payments until you have successfully elected your payment method. Review our Payment Methods page to:

  • Ensure Zelle is the right fit for you
  • Access election instructions