The chip & PIN and contactless card reader for Canadian business.

Square Reader: $59

Secure. Fast. Simple.

Square Reader lets you accept any type of payment method, including debit tap and chip & PIN. Connect wirelessly, accept payments quickly and get your funds fast.

Accept the fastest and most secure ways to pay.

Sell confidently knowing every payment is encrypted and secure. Pay 2.65% for all major credit cards and it’s just 10¢ per Interac chip & PIN or tap.

Tap-and-go cards

Customers simply hold their contactless credit or debit cards near the reader to trigger payment.

Contactless devices

Accept Apple Pay, Google Pay and other contactless smartphones and watches.

Chip cards

Insert chip cards into the reader and let customers securely enter their PIN on your device.

Process payments in seconds.

Square Reader is among the fastest out there when it comes to processing contactless payments. Let your customers tap and go—and keep your line moving fast.

Powered by the free app that helps you run your whole business.

  • Ring up sales quickly with an intuitive checkout experience.
  • Make smarter business decisions with real-time inventory and reporting.
  • Easily add devices and team members as you grow, and keep sales synced to one account.

Connect wirelessly. Sell instantly.

Connect the reader wirelessly to your Apple or Android device via Bluetooth LE (no need for a headset jack). Start the free Square point-of-sale app and you’re ready to take payments anywhere in Canada.

A battery that keeps up with you.

Square Reader is packed with a powerful battery. Charge it up and you’re set to take payments all day.

Ready your reader for countertop sales.

Keep Square Reader charged, stabilised and positioned for payments with Dock for Square Reader.



Pay just 2.65% per chip & PIN or tap for Visa, Mastercard, American Express and international credit cards, and $0.10 per INTERAC chip & PIN or tap. See funds deposited into your bank account as fast as the next business day. No monthly fees, no commitments and no surprises.

Talk to us about a custom rate.

If your business processes $250K or more in credit card sales each year (not including INTERAC debit sales), you may be eligible to save money with a custom rate.


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