Square Point of Sale

The POS system designed to grow with you.

Compatible with Apple and Android devices.

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All the tools you need

Payments, digital receipts, open tickets, inventory, reports and more—Square makes it all easy.

Powerful enough for every business

From retail to bakeries, Square Point of Sale serves every kind of business.

Works on Apple and Android

Square Point of Sale is free to download. Use it as a mobile POS on a smartphone or on a tablet at your counter.

Always getting better

We’re always building new tools and features. Keep your business up to speed with free POS software updates.


Customise your counter. Take payments on the go.

Get the hardware you need to take payments anywhere your customers are. Complete your countertop with Square Stand plus a custom point-of-sale kit, and get a mobile POS with Square Reader for chip cards.

No training necessary.

Square Point of Sale is designed to get your staff up and running quickly. Drag and drop items and categories, customise your items grid and bring popular items front and centre.

Receipt options

Customers can choose between digital (email or text message) and printed receipts.

Open tickets and split tender

Keep tabs open and let your customers pay when it’s convenient. Split a tab by cards or take payments multiple ways.

Learn more about Open Tickets

Manage inventory in real time

Change item details like price, name or quantity in real time. Track stock quantities and get email alerts when items run low.

Learn more about Square Inventory

Integrated payment processing.

No need to set up a separate processing account. Accept cards, contactless payments and cash with Square’s free POS software.

Speed up the queue with simple modifiers

Extra beetroot, extra bacon—item modifiers make it simple and efficient to get your customers’ orders just right.

Learn more about Square Inventory

Clear pricing, no surprises

Process Visa, Mastercard and American Express at 1.9% per tap, insert or swipe. Manually enter card information and pay 2.2% per transaction.

Learn more about Square Pricing

Serious security

Square encrypts transactions at the point of purchase and tokenises data once it reaches our servers.

Learn more about Square Security

Deposits the next business day

Know exactly when you’re getting paid. Square deposits money directly into your bank account in one to two business days.

Learn about Square’s deposit schedule

Make more informed business decisions.

When the work day is done, sign in to your free Square Dashboard from any computer. From new customer information to sales by item, see what’s working or where to improve.

Learn more about Square Analytics

Manage employee access.

Control what data your employees can access with employee passcodes. Keep tabs on who sold and refunded what.

Timecards at the point of sale

Square Point of Sale lets employees clock in and out right at your point of sale.

Mobilise your staff

When queues get long, equip staff with Square Readers and a smartphone or tablet—send them out with their mobile POS systems to ring up customers.

Learn more about Employee Management

Multiple locations, one account.

Edit your menu, employee timecards and prices for different locations from anywhere, all through your Square Dashboard.

Reporting tools you can grow with

Filter reports by employee, location and device. Create revenue-per-labour-hour reports to see what’s working and core multi-unit reports your accountant will love.

Open new locations in a few clicks

Set up new locations from anywhere with Square’s POS software. Quickly assign employees and build your item library, then start selling in your new shop immediately.

Learn more about Location Management

Set up your counter.

Easily connect compatible hardware to complete your point of sale.

Shop accessories

Receipt printers

Print receipts at the counter. Customers can sign and tip on paper, too.

Kitchen printers

Connect a kitchen printer and send orders to the kitchen. Add ticket numbers or customer names.

Cash drawer management

Reconcile your cash drawer after shifts, print reports and record payouts.

Barcode Scanners

Connect a compatible bar code scanner to speed up checkout in your market or retail shop.

Send invoices

Send invoices straight from your POS to your customers’ inboxes. They can pay securely with a few clicks.

Learn more about Square Invoices

Accept credit and debit cards

Square’s clear pricing and fast deposits make it simple to accept credit and debit cards anywhere.

Learn more about Square Payments

Get private customer feedback

Communicate directly with customers with Square Feedback. Send coupons or discounts to make sure everyone stays a happy customer.

Learn more about Square Feedback

Integrate with accounting and other apps

Square works seamlessly with apps to streamline your operations. Connect your Square point-of-sale system to services like QuickBooks, Xero, Stitch Labs and more.

Learn about Square App Marketplace

Standing by to help you succeed.

We’re here to make selling seamless. Get answers by phone or email, or visit the Support Centre 24/7 to find useful tips, articles and videos.

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Per Tap, Insert or Swipe

Per Keyed-In Transaction

Let us help you grow your business.

Our sales team can help simplify your operations and set you up with the right solution for your business needs.

Learn more about Square Sales