STEP 1 – Go to GoCardless setup page
Browse to the GoCardless signup page at the following link: https://gocardless.com/merchants/new
STEP 2- Enter your details on the signup form
Enter in your email address, name, password and club name on the sign-up form. Then click the ‘Create an account button’
STEP 3 – Choose the Dashboard option
Choose the third option ‘Use our online dashboard’ in the list on the screen that asks how you would like to use GoCardless
STEP 4 – Set up your account details
Click the ‘Set Up Your Account’ menu option in the getting started screen. See screenshot below
Click the ‘Verify My Account’ button. See screenshot below
Choose the ‘Standard Package’ option. See screenshot below
Choose the ‘Charity/non-profit’ option in the Business type dropdown. Enter “Amateur Sports Club” in the ‘What does your business do’ question box
Complete the rest of the details requested in the form about the club.
Step 5 – Add in branding details
Add in the club name to appear on the members statement and upload the club logo.
Step 6 – Connect the clubs Bank Account
Enter in the bank details of the club account that you would like any funds collected deposited into.
Step 7 – Verify Bank Account
Finally follow the steps requested to verify the clubs bank account.