Why Bancontact?

Small amounts

Paying small amounts very easily? With Bancontact it is simple and fast. You can pay every possible amount, even the smallest, with the Bancontact card.

Small amounts

Contactless

You want it even easier and faster? Pay contactless in one smooth movement. Just hold your card near the contactless symbol on the terminal and ... it’s paid! 

Contactless

Online

Shop at any given time of the day from your couch and pay fast and secure with the Bancontact card.  It’s possible in increasingly more web shops every day. 

Online

Wearables

It's time to pay in a fashionable way. Pay contactless with Bancontact via a smart ring, watch, bracelet or keychain.

Wearables

Cash withdrawal

Find out how and where you can withdraw cash easily and safely with your Bancontact card. 

Cash withdrawal

News

Offering a form of electronic payment will soon become mandatory for companies

publish date
12 April 2022
According to Belgian legislation, companies will be required to offer at least one form of electronic payment to their customers as of July 1, 2022. Since the start of the corona crisis, digital payments have become more relevant than ever in our country. Belgians have drastically changed their payment habits: both the smartphone and the contactless bank card are gaining ground as preferred payment methods.

62% more mobile payments in 2021

publish date
10 February 2022
Belgians have adopted a totally different way of paying for purchases since the start of the Covid-19 crisis. That’s clearly demonstrated by the latest stats from Bancontact Payconiq Company. Payments made with smartphones and contactless bank cards continued to gain significant ground in 2021. The number of mobile payments rose by no less than 62% while, for the first time ever, we paid for our in-store purchases more often by tapping our card than by inserting our card into the payment terminal. And Bancontact Payconiq Company says that QR codes will give mobile payments an additional boost in the coming year.

Order and pay for your HelloFresh box easily thanks to Bancontact

publish date
27 January 2022
Do you also lack inspiration to put a new dish on the table every day of the week? Thanks to HelloFresh you can order your menu and have it delivered at home. And from now on you can pay for your box even more easily with Bancontact!