Pay contactless with Bancontact

Fast and easy

Even super fast! And super easy. Just hold your card or your smartphone next to the contactless logo on the payment terminal and... bip bip bip, it's done!

Safe

A contactless payment with your Bancontact card or the Bancontact app is not only easy and fast, but it's also safe. Just like any other Bancontact payment.

More and more

You can use your contactless Bancontact card or the Bancontact app on your Android smartphone in more and more stores and shops. And the numbers keep going up.

Pay contactless

Paying contactless can be done in 2 ways:
At the cash register using your Bancontact card or your smartphone with the Bancontact app.

Contactless logo

Contactless logo

Before you begin, check if there is a contactless logo on your card and on the side of the payment terminal (or at the top of the terminal).

This video shows you step by step how contactless payments are done with the Bancontact app.
Contactless logo

At the cash register

Inform the cash register worker you would like to pay with Bancontact. As usual, the amount to be paid will be displayed on the payment terminal.

As long as the amount is not shown on the payment terminal, you cannot start your contactless payment.
At the cash register
One movement

One movement

Keep your card close to the contactless logo on the payment terminal. You get a confirmation of your payment on the terminal.
One movement

More than 25 euros

For amounts above 25 euros, you will need to enter your PIN on the terminal and... done!

This payment method works on payment terminals that are equipped with a contactless logo and accept Bancontact as a payment method.
At the cash register

Offer contactless payments in your store?

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NFC

NFC

Before you begin: enable NFC in your smartphone's settings and select Bancontact as the default payment method. You only have to do this once. Only Android devices allow the use of the NFC antenna.
iPhone users can always pay with their mobile by scanning the QR code.

This video shows you step by step how contactless payments are done with the Bancontact app.
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Light up screen

As usual, the amount to be paid will appear on the payment terminal. Now wake up your smartphone, you do not need to unlock it.
Light up screen
One movement and done

One movement and done

Keep your smartphone near the contactless symbol at the payment terminal. You will immediately receive a confirmation of your payment on the payment terminal. You may then close the screen of your smartphone.
One movement and done

More than €25

For amounts above 25 euros, you still need to enter your PIN in the Bancontact app, then hold your smartphone close to the payment terminal...and ready!

All transaction data are also stored in your history.

This payment method only works on payment terminals that are equipped with a contactless logo and accept Bancontact as a payment method.

Light up screen

Offer contactless payments in your store?

Excellent idea! Let customers pay without cash in complete safety!

Offer contactless payments
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