Building a secure payment system
Third Party Agents (TPA) who perform solicitation activities (ISO), deploy ATM, POS or kiosk PIN acceptance devices and/or manage encryption keys (ESO), or store, process, transmit or have access to Visa cardholder data must be registered in the TPA Registration Programme before issuers, acquirers and merchants can use their services.
Learn about different types of TPAs
Learn more about joining the Qualified Integrator Reseller (QIR)™ Programme
The PCI Qualified Integrator & Reseller (QIR)™ training and qualification programme provides training and tools to ensure a secure installation for your merchants' PA-DSS validated payment systems. By becoming a QIR, merchants will be able to use your services to meet the requirements outlined by payment brands.
Learn more about joining the QIR Programme
How to join the QIR Programme
Benefits of Trained PCI QIR