Square Point of Sale

The point-of-sale 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’s POS system 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.


Customize 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 and go mobile with Square Reader.

No training necessary.

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

Receipt and tipping options

Customers can choose between digital (email or text message) and printed receipts. Suggested tip options keep employees happy, too.

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 credit cards, cash, cheques and gift cards with Square.

Clear pricing, no surprises

Process all major credit cards at 2.65% per tap, insert or swipe and INTERAC Flash® at 10¢ per payment (limit of $100 per transaction).

Take payments offline

Swipe credit cards without a connection in Offline Mode and pay the usual 2.65% per swipe.

Learn more about Offline Mode

Save cards on file

Store payment details for your regulars. Charge them at the tap of a button and save time at checkout.

Learn more about Card on File

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.

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. Every transaction is linked to an employee, which speeds up reconciling tips and commissions.

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 core multi-unit reports your accountant will love.

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.

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 barcode scanner to speed up checkout in your market or retail store.

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

Start selling gift cards

Customize your own cards or choose from our designs, and pay no monthly subscription or redemption fees.

Learn more about Square Gift Cards

Create customer profiles

Collect customers' key contact information at the register. See their sales history and import them into your email software.

Learn more about Square Customer Directory

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

Integrate with other point-of-sale services

Take payments with Square while running your restaurant with TouchBistro or your retail business with Vend.

Learn about Square App Marketplace

Build with Square API

Create custom apps for your business with the Square APIs. Build solutions for payments, eCommerce, point of sale and more.

Learn more about Developer APIs

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.

Free protection from payment disputes

Chargeback Protection is free for all Square sellers and covers credit card payment disputes that are $250 or less, up to a total of $250 a month.

Learn more about Chargeback Protection

Here to help you grow

Larger business? Whether you’re just starting out or looking to open a new location, our sales specialists can help you with all things Square.

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Per credit tap, insert or swipe

Per INTERAC Flash® transaction

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.

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