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Add/Import test subscriptions without credit/debit card data

Last updated: 25-Sep-2019
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Import test subscription and data from your or a third-party system and test advanced renewal and upgrade scenarios in the Avangate platform. Contact Avangate directly for additional details.

Use the addSubscription method to import a test subscription into the Avangate system.


Test subscriptions can be imported only for eStore orders. 


Parameters Type/Description


Required (string)


Session identifier, the output of the Login method. Include sessionID into all your requests. Avangate throws an exception if the values are incorrect.  The sessionID expires in 10 minutes.

Subscription import

Required (Object)


Object designed to provide Avangate with all the information to create a subscription.

Test Optional (integer)
  To add test subscriptions, set the Test parameter to 1. Default value is 0, and belongs to regular subscriptions.


Parameters Type/Description




Unique, system-generated subscription identifier.



require ('PATH_TO_AUTH');

$Product = new stdClass ();
$Product->ProductCode = 'my_subscription_1';
$Product->ProductId = 4639321;
$Product->ProductName = 'Avangate Subscription Imported';
$Product->ProductVersion = 1.0;
$Product->ProductQuantity = 3;
$Product->PriceOptionCodes = array();

$EndUser = new stdClass ();
$EndUser->Address1 = 'Address line 1';
$EndUser->Address2 = 'Address line 2';
$EndUser->City = 'LA';
$EndUser->Company = 'Company Name';
$EndUser->CountryCode = "US";
$EndUser->Email = '';
$EndUser->FirstName = 'Customer';
$EndUser->Language = 'en';
$EndUser->LastName = 'Avangate';
$EndUser->Phone = '1234567890';
$EndUser->State = 'California';
$EndUser->Fax = NULL;
$EndUser->Zip = '90210';

$Subscription = new stdClass();
$Subscription->ExternalSubscriptionReference = '12345678912ImportedSubscription';
$Subscription->SubscriptionCode= NULL;
$Subscription->StartDate = '2013-01-01';
$Subscription->ExpirationDate = '2017-12-30';
$Subscription->Product = $Product;
$Subscription->EndUser = $EndUser;
$Subscription->ExternalCustomerReference = '12354678ExtCustRef';
$Subscription->Test = 1; // send 1 for test subscription, 0 for regular subscriptions.

$jsonRpcRequest = array (
'method' => 'addSubscription',
'params' => array($sessionID, $Subscription),
'id' => $i++,
'jsonrpc' => '2.0');

var_dump (callRPC((Object)$jsonRpcRequest, $host, true)); 
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