Authorisation Code

A code that an issuer or its authorizing processor provides to indicate approval or denial for an authorisation request.

Authorisation Date

Date and Time that transaction was authorized.

Authorisation Only

A transaction created to reserve an amount against a credit card’s available limit for intended purchases; the settlement may occur within three to five days, depending on the card type.

Authorized Amount

Currency amount approved.

Authorized Transactions

Transaction that has been approved.


See Address Verification Service.