Affiliate Program FAQs


What is the Desertcart Affiliates Program?

The Desertcart Affiliates Program is an easy way for anyone with an online reach to get commissions off sales made from any traffic sent to

How does the Affiliate Program work?

  1. Visit the link (also available through the accounts dropdown):
  2. Sign in with your Desertcart account or do a quick registration if you are new to the website.
  3. Once signed in, sign up for the affiliates program and provide some basic information that we can use for our review process.
  4. Your account will be reviewed within 2 working days.
  5. After the approval an account manager will be dedicated to you and a link will be generated, which can be used for promoting on your website, blog or social media platforms.
  6. Any purchases made by a customer on after clicking on your unique link will be attributed to you and a percentage (up to 15%) of the order value will be commissioned to you.
  7. The attribution period will be for up to 14 days, so any purchases made in the 14-day window will be attributed to you.
  8. Any returns during the returns window of (14-days) after the products are delivered is also deductible on payouts.

Do I get referral fees for getting a new user?

On top of the referral fees, you will get a fixed fee(see payout table) for each new user signing up and purchasing through the website.

How do I get paid?

You can request for a payout after 30 days of receiving commissions on your account. If you are a high volume affiliate, we also support rolling 7 day payouts. Just email your dedicated account manager and a payout will be issued with a bank transfer or cheque. A minimum of AED 100 (or equivalent) is required for payout..

What is the commission structure for the Affiliates Program?

The following table illustrates the commission structure for each product category. All your commissions will be converted to your preferred payout currency.


Min Required Monthly Sales Value ( (in AED)

Percentage Commission

Tier 1 (Starters)



Tier 2



Tier 3



Tier 4



Tier 5



New User commission rates:


New User Commission


AED 25


OMR 2.500

Saudi Arabia

SAR 25


BD 2.500


KWD 2.500