API Reference

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API Reference

This document provides information on how to interact with the Nova Credit API to obtain a Nova Credit Passport™.

The Nova API is organized around REST. It uses resource-oriented URLs, HTTP response codes, and native HTTP functionality such as authentication and verbs. Note that our APIs are served over HTTPS; HTTP is not supported in production.

JSON is the default response format except the /connect/passport/pdf which returns a pdf.

Our API host is:


Our resource URL patterns are:

  • /connect/passport/json
  • /connect/passport/pdf

The best way to run foreign credit checks using Nova's API is to have your customers use Nova Connect, an easy-to-use and secure JavaScript module. Visit our Quickstart guide for all details on how to get get Nova API credentials and integrate Nova Connect into your app or website today.