Initiate the registration of an SCA device


Initiates the registration of a user's device for Strong Customer Authentication (SCA). You can register SCA devices for business accounts or Adyen-issued cards.

For a successful request, the device must be eligible for SCA.

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Request Parameters


The unique identifier of the payment instrument for which you are registering the SCA device.


Contains information required to register the SCA device.

Response parameters

After submitting a call, you receive a response message to inform you that your request was received and processed.

Depending on the HTTP status code of the response message, it is helpful to build some logic to handle any errors that a request or the system may return.

HTTP Responses

  • 200 - OK

    The request has succeeded.

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  • 400 - Bad Request

    A problem reading or understanding the request.

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  • 401 - Unauthorized

    Authentication required.

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  • 403 - Forbidden

    Insufficient permissions to process the request.

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  • 422 - Unprocessable Entity

    A request validation error.

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  • 500 - Internal Server Error

    The server could not process the request.

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