Just insert or tap to pay

Be ready for every sale with Square Reader. Every chip and PIN or contactless payment is the same simple rate: 1.75%.

Insert the card.

Chip and PIN cards are inserted into the reader, and customers can be checked out in just two ticks.

Tap your device or card.

Customers can hold their devices or contactless cards near the reader for even faster payment with Apple Pay or Google Pay.

Specialised apps that power your whole business

Over 4 million sellers around the world trust Square.³


£19 + VAT


per in-person payment.

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Get a custom rate
We can create custom pricing for some businesses that process £200K+ in card sales.

Find the right accessories

With a wide range of accessories, transform your Square Reader into a complete mobile POS or keep it in place on the counter.

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Frequently asked questions

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Read the guide

Get step-by-step instructions and helpful info on all Square Reader can do for your business.

Accept contactless payments with just your iPhone or Android phone