Accept every way your customers want to pay.
Accept credit and debit cards
Apple Pay and Google Pay
Digital and plastic gift cards
Gift cards are integrated into your POS system and Square Dashboard. They’re simple to sell, redeem, track and reload. Redeem gift cards as easily as you would any other form of payment.
No contracts or long-term commitments
Enable automatic or custom transfer schedules to access your funds as soon as the next day.
Process custom or itemised refunds for payments directly from your POS system or your online Square Dashboard.
We’re experts in disputes. Let us deal with the bank so you don’t have to spend hours on the phone. Active disputes are tracked via your Disputes Dashboard.
Fraud protection and monitoring
Our systems monitor your payments for suspicious transactions. Machine learning and human expertise work together to constantly adapt our technology to the shifting fraud landscape.
All information entered by our customers has been encrypted and submitted to our servers securely. Square meets Level 1 PCI Data Security Standards.
Square complies with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) so you don’t need to individually validate your state of compliance.
Account protection tools
Set up 2-Step Verification to add a layer of security. Control who has access through employee permissions. Get feedback from Square if your password isn’t strong enough.
Customize your checkout to keep your line moving and your customers happy.
Customise your menu with toppings, add-ons or special requests. Modifiers applied to items will display on receipts.
Customisable item grid
Quickly access frequently used items, discounts or categories to keep your line moving and your customers happy.
Group items together in categories to help you organise your item library and fine-tune your in-app reports.
Use Register or wirelessly connect Terminal to any device running your Square POS – a smartphone, iPad or Android tablet. With a separate checkout screen, customers can see their itemised cart and pay quickly, all from a safe distance.
Save some time by uploading and managing multiple items at once from the online Square Dashboard with the bulk import tool.
Refund specific items from a transaction. The amount being refunded will reflect any applicable taxes and discounts for the selected item(s).
Provide customers with digital (text message or email) or printed receipts. Receipts reflect an itemised breakdown of whole number and decimal quantities, discounts and applicable taxes.
You can customise your checkout screen to better fit your business by toggling and reordering what payment types are available at checkout.
Customers can split a bill or use multiple forms of tender to complete a payment. For each form of tender accepted, a separate detailed receipt will be issued.
Customise for your business by selling items by weight, length or any other unit of measure.
Custom tip amounts
Let customers choose from preset tip amounts onscreen or on printed receipts.
Create automatic discounts for specific items, categories, quantities daily specials or limited-time offers.
With Square, you can add notes to items or custom amounts at the time of sale to minimise future questions or disputes.
Customers can provide feedback through digital receipts in their email and start a private conversation with your business. Know how people feel about your business without having to read their comments online.
Adjust the appearance of your receipts from your online Square Dashboard. If you have multiple locations, you can create custom receipts for each location.
Payment solutions for every stage of business.
Keep track of your sales, inventory and locations, all in one system.
In-app sales report
Access top-line metrics such as gross sales, sales count and refunds by time period–in seconds, right from your app.
Receive a daily email detailing items that are low or out of stock, so you never run out again.
Export your inventory stock levels at any time to a printable spreadsheet.
Inventory management integration
If your business has multiple locations, you can manage all of them right from your online Square Dashboard. Create unique business profiles for each location with specific business hours and individual bank accounts or tags to differentiate transfers. You can also manage devices by location.
Pick and choose tools to grow your business, all synced with your point of sale.
Seller support and community
Get help with your questions and learn new ways to grow.
Square Point of Sale software is free to use – there are no setup fees or monthly fees. Only pay when you take a payment.
Per tap or insert on Square Reader and Square Stand
Per tap or insert on Square Terminal and Square Register
Hardware starting at
With interest-free instalments available
Per month. No commitments, no long-term contracts.
Buy now, pay later payments.
Allow customers to pay in instalments over time with Afterpay. You get paid upfront, so there’s no risk. Bring in more business in person and online.
In person (Limited Time)
per Afterpay transaction (incl. GST)
Available until 10th September 2022. Then 6% + 30¢ (excl. GST) per Afterpay transaction
6% + 30¢
per Afterpay transaction (excl. GST)
For a limited time, pay 2.2% (incl. GST) per Square Online Checkout Afterpay transaction until 29th July 2022.
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