Paddle Billing

Subscription items update error when paused

Subscription items cannot be updated with proration or bill immediately when the subscription is paused.

Error Messagepaused subscriptions cannot be updated with prorate, or bill immediately enabled
Error Codesubscription_update_error_when_paused
Status Code501

Common causes

  • The subscription is paused and the items update is prorate or bill immediately.


  • Unpause the subscription.

  • Provide a different billing mode.