Learn About Square’s Fees
Square’s Payment Processing Fees
With the Square Point of Sale app, you’ll pay the following per-transaction fees:
1.75% for each contactless, chip and PIN or swiped card-present transaction.
2.5% for payments manually keyed-in to the Square Point of Sale app, recurring payments facilitated via Online Checkout links, Square Invoices and Virtual Terminal.
1.4% + 25p for UK cards and 2.5% + 25p for non-UK cards for our online payment products, including Square eCommerce API, Square Online, Online Checkout, Subscription Payments and purchases of Digital Gift Cards.
There are no minimum monthly transaction requirements, and fees are only charged when card payments are processed.
The transaction rates remain the same no matter what type of card is charged—Visa, Mastercard and American Express are all charged at the same rate.
Discover a more detailed breakdown of Square's fees and pricing.
No Hidden Fees
Square uses a simple per-transaction pricing structure, with no hidden fees. There are no fees for:
Card fees are included in Square’s fees, so you will not incur any charges from the card networks. Learn more about the way our fees are broken down.
Note: Payment processing fees are taken out of the total amount of each transaction, including any VAT you may apply on the sale and tip.
View Your Fees
View your current processing rates at any time from your online Square Dashboard:
Go to Account & Settings > Business information > Fee invoices.
Click on the reporting location and month, then click Download to download a PDF.
Note: Processing fees are charged per transaction and deducted before each transfer. Fees cannot be charged on a monthly basis.
View Fees Paid Per Transfer
View Fees for a Period of Time
View Fees for a Single Payment
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