View institutions and institution test configurations available in the Sandbox
All of the institutions that are available in the Plaid Development and Production environments are also available in the Sandbox. Plaid provides several Sandbox-only institutions to write integration tests against:
|First Platypus Bank|
|First Gingham Credit Union|
|Tattersall Federal Credit Union|
|Tartan-Dominion Bank of Canada|
|Flexible Platypus Open Banking (UK Bank)|
|Royal Bank of Plaid (UK Bank)|
|Platypus OAuth Bank (for OAuth testing only)|
|First Platypus OAuth App2App Bank (for App-to-App OAuth testing)|
|Flexible Platypus Open Banking (for OAuth QR code authentication testing)|
|Unhealthy Platypus Bank - Degraded|
|Unhealthy Platypus Bank - Down|
|Unsupported Platypus Bank - Institution Not Supported|
|Platypus Bank RUX Auth (for RUX Pre-authenticated testing)|
|Platypus Bank RUX Match (for RUX Pre-matched testing)|
|Windowpane Bank (for Instant Micro-deposit testing)|
All Sandbox institutions can be accessed using the Sandbox test credentials.
Note that when testing OAuth in Sandbox, the OAuth flow for Platypus will be shown instead of institution-specific flows.
None of the institutions in the list above use OAuth flows except for those that are explicitly marked as OAuth or European / UK institutions.
Institution details for Auth testing
You can trigger specific Auth flows in the Sandbox environment by using the following values. For detailed instructions on testing Auth in the Sandbox, see Testing Auth in the Sandbox.
|Step||Instant Match||Automated Micro-deposits||Same-Day Micro-deposits||Instant Micro-deposits|
|Institution||Houndstooth Bank||Houndstooth Bank||N/A||Windowpane Bank|
|Account||Plaid Saving (****1111)||Plaid Checking (****0000)||Checking or Savings||Checking or Savings|
|Wait before Sandbox verification||Instant||About 24 hours||Verify interactively within minutes||Instant|