Square Virtual Terminal

Run your business and get paid right from your computer.

With Virtual Terminal, you can accept payments in person and remotely.

Set up quickly

It’s free to sign up for a Square account, and easy to wirelessly connect to Square Terminal to start making sales.

Get your money fast

Funds are available in your bank account as soon as the next business day.

Track performance

Keep track of sales and business performance with powerful reporting tools built into your POS.

No monthly fees

There are no monthly fees, subscription fees or long-term commitments.

Integrate payments into one computer POS solution.

Customize your POS solution to meet your needs.

Connect Square Terminal wirelessly with your computer POS in seconds for smooth in-person transactions.

Accept every kind of payment
Let customers tap credit or debit cards, insert chip and PIN or pay with Apple Pay and Google Pay. Record cash, cheques, Square Gift Cards and other payments with your computer.
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Bill customers remotely
Take over-the-phone payments by keying in card payments into your computer.

Protection for everyone
Keep a safe distance and give customers more privacy with a separate checkout terminal.

Learn more about remote payments with Virtual Terminal.

Streamline your business with free, easy-to-use tools built into your POS.

Speed up checkout

Set up the item library of your goods and services, taxes and discounts so you can quickly charge customers.

Create better customer relationships

Create customer profiles, add notes and view purchase histories using Square Customer Directory.

Issue receipts

Email, text or print professional receipts for every payment from your computer. Collect customer feedback with every digital receipt.

Keep track of your business

Stay up to date using the real-time reporting tools in your Square Dashboard.

Integrated with the rest of your business.

  • Automatically sync with other Square solutions like Square Point of Sale, Square Invoices and more.
  • Quickly export Virtual Terminal transactions to accounting software such as QuickBooks.
  • Easily download and analyze records with data tools like Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets.

We’ve got your back.

Data security

We keep card data safe from end to end and track fraudulent cards to protect you and your customers.

Dispute management

When payment disputes occur, our team of experts deals with the bank for you so you can focus on your business.

All-in-one setup

Your Square account gives you everything you need to take payments – no need to visit the bank.

Online refunds

Process customer refunds for payments directly from your online Square Dashboard.

24/7 support

Our highly trained support team is available via phone or email. Use online resources, such as the Square Seller Community forum and Square Support Centre, to find answers to many common questions.


Monthly fee


Per month. No commitments, no long-term contracts.

Remote processing fee

3.4% + 15¢

Per typed-in transaction or payment link

In-person processing fee


For all major credit cards


Flat fee per Interac chip and PIN or tap

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Virtual Terminal can accept Interac chip and PIN payments only when connected to Square Terminal.

Start taking payments with your computer.

Sign up quickly and turn your computer into a powerful POS system.