Lots of people and businesses are able to accept bitcoin as a method of payment in South Africa. In fact, all customers of payfast.co.za, (a payment processor used by over 30 000 websites), can accept bitcoin through the payfast gateway, and get South African Rand deposited into their bank account. These businesses might not even know bitcoin was used to pay for their products.
The bitcoin business directory below is for businesses that accept bitcoin directly, which means they have a bitcoin address, and can accept bitcoin to their bitcoin wallet address.
If you would like to accept bitcoin on your website directly into your bitcoin wallet please check the solution from Mycelium.
One of the best ways to get bitcoin is to accept it directly for goods and / or services rendered. Do you, your business, or the company you work for accept bitcoins directly? If you do, please let us know, and we will add your business to our directory of businesses in South Africa that accept bitcoin. If you know of a business that accepts bitcoin directly that is not listed here, share this site with them, or let us know.
Get your webmaster to add the following code to your website:
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