Topic: If you have your own GLS contract, you can connect it with Sendcloud in just a few steps.
Step 1: Activate your Sendcloud Subscription
Sendcloud offers 3 different subscriptions with which you can use your own contract: Small Shop, Large Shop, and the Business Plan.
Step 2: Obtain your credentials
In order to successfully connect your own GLS contract, the following data is required:
- Customer ID
- Contact ID
You can also add the following keys (optional):
- Customs API Key*
- Customs API Secret*
Step 3: Activate your contract in Sendcloud
- Log in to your Sendcloud account.
- Navigate to Settings > Carriers & Pricing
- Find GLS in the list of available carriers for Austria or Germany and click Enable own contract
- Enter the information you obtained in Step 2 into the correct fields, and click Save
Once you have activated the plan and connected your own contract, you can
start shipping. The available shipping methods for your GLS contract are automatically added to your Sendcloud.