Square Point of Sale
The point-of-sale system designed to grow with you.Get started
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.
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.
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.
Clear pricing, no surprises
Process Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express credit cards at 2.65% per swipe.
Take payments offline
Take payments without a connection in Offline Mode and pay the usual 2.65% per swipe.
Save cards on file
Store payment details for your regulars. Charge them at the tap of a button and save time at checkout.
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.
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.
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-labor-hour reports to see what’s working and core multi-unit reports your accountant will love.
Set up your counter.
Easily connect compatible hardware to complete your point of sale.
Print receipts at the counter. Customers can sign and tip on paper, too.
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.
Connect a compatible barcode scanner to speed up checkout in your market or retail store.
Send invoices straight from your POS to your customers’ inboxes. They can pay securely with a few clicks.
Start selling gift cards
Customize your own cards or choose from our designs, and pay no monthly subscription or redemption fees.
Create customer profiles
Collect customers' key contact information at the register. See their sales history and import them into your email software.
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.
Integrate with other point-of-sale services
Take payments with Square while running your restaurant with TouchBistro or your retail business with Vend.
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 payment disputes that are $250 or less, up to a total of $250 a month.
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.