Littlepay to assist California with traveling offices to modernize charge installments


Littlepay has been granted a MSA by the State of California to offer travel installment processor administrations through the California Department of Transportation’s Cal-ITP Mobility Marketplace.

Installment specialist co-op Littlepay has reported that the California Department of General Services (DGS) has granted it a Master Service Agreement (MSA) to offer travel installment processor administrations, following a Request for Proposal (RFP) that was given in June 2021. This implies that Littlepay will presently be highlighted in the California Department of Transportation’s (Caltrans) California Integrated Travel Project’s (Cal-Itp’s) Mobility Marketplace.

For California’s more than 300 travel offices, the Marketplace gives travel suppliers an all in one resource to purchase from sellers whose items coordinate inside a measured answer for contactless open circle passage assortment. As opposed to exploring and find the right advancements in the midst of a tremendous, open market, they can get to a scope of pre-coordinated, normalized items and administrations. At the point when they select their favored merchants, they sign standard agreements to begin.

Disposing of the requirement for building restrictive frameworks, this approach gives offices a quick, practical course to tolerating installments made with a contactless bank card or cell phone.

Caltrans has set out a dream for an associated transportation network in California, which will further develop the traveler experience through contactless installments and continuous excursion data. Cal-ITP was sent off to support advancement, and one of its focal objectives is to work with rearranged, interoperable contactless travel installments across the state.

Paul Griffin, Global Head of Commercial at Littlepay, said: “Cal-ITP has driven the way with an imaginative way to deal with acquirement, which will accelerate and work on reception of current tagging and installment innovation in California. We’re pleased to be among the sellers who will get California energetic about contactless installments, carrying critical advantages to offices and their riders; and adding to a move towards economical travel.”

Littlepay has previously teamed up with Cal-ITP in every one of the four of the contactless showings that have occurred in California in Monterey, Sacramento and Santa Barbara. For each secluded framework, Littlepay furnished installment handling and worked with pre-coordinated accomplices to finish an answer with installment perusers, installment doors and obtaining administrations.