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03/01/2023 19:40 PM


While Authorize.Net may not receive specifics on a particular decline, we do include some details on declines in our transaction responses, if available.

A table of common decline reasons, with the associated Response Reason Code, is listed below:

2General decline by card issuing bank or by Merchant Service Provider
3Referral to card issuing bank for verbal approval
4Card reported lost or stolen; pick up card if physically available
27Address Verification Service (AVS) mismatch; declined by account settings
44Card Code decline by payment processor
45AVS and Card Code mismatch; declined by account settings
65Card Code mismatch; declined by account settings
250Fraud Detection Suite (FDS) blocked IP address
251FDS filter triggered--filter set to decline
254FDS held for review; transaction declined after manual review

For more complete list and details, please visit our Developer Center Response/Error Code tool.

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