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Register a user account

You must register a user account with Nationwide Platforms to explore and use our APIs. 

To get started quickly, each Nationwide Platforms API reference page contains a green "Try It" button to try out the API service without having to write any client code. There is also auto generated client code snippets to help you get started.

API Authentication

Access to our API services requires authentication. Nationwide Platforms APIs requires API authentication credentials to be sent with each request, which is sent as an API subscription key and OAuth access token.

Learn how to authenticate with our guide.

Developer guidelines

Read the developer guidelines for information about security, API rate limits and other useful information while you develop your application and integration with us.