Get Deposit Address

Addresses returned by this API are for personal use deposits and reuse the same personal address(es) in your wallet. Deposits to these addresses don't send IPNs. For commercial-use addresses and/or ones that send IPNs see 'get_callback_address'.

API POST Fields (in addition to the Main Fields described in the Introduction)

Field NameDescriptionRequired?
Get Deposit Address
cmdget_deposit_addressYes
currencyThe currency the buyer will be sending.Yes

API Response

A successful call to the 'get_callback_address' or 'get_deposit_address' command will give you a result similar to this (JSON):
{  
   "error":"ok",
   "result":{  
      "address":"1BitcoinAddress",
      "pubkey":"",
      "dest_tag":100,
   }
}
The result will have the following fields:
  • address = The address to deposit the selected coin into your CoinPayments Wallet.
  • pubkey = NXT Only: The pubkey to attach the 1st time you send to the address to activate it.
  • dest_tag = For coins needing a destination tag, payment ID, etc. (like Ripple or Monero) to set for depositing into your CoinPayments Wallet.