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Pay contactless

Making a contactless payment with your Bancontact card is quick and easy. In fact, it’s super-quick and super-easy! Simply hold your card right next to the contactless symbol on the payment terminal and…. it’s paid! 

How do contactless payments work?

This video shows you, step by step, how contactless payments are made with the Bancontact card.

Contactless symbol

First check whether the contactless symbol is displayed both on your card and on the payment terminal.

Contactless symbol

At the till

Tell the person at the till that you’d like to pay with Bancontact. As usual, the amount will appear on the payment terminal.

At the till

One single movement

Hold your card right next to the contactless symbol on the payment terminal. You’ll see confirmation of your payment and… that’s it!

One single movement

For amounts in excess of 25 euros, you’ll need to enter your PIN code at the payment terminal.

Don’t have your Bancontact card with you?

No problem! Pay mobile with the new Payconiq by Bancontact app on your smartphone. It’s quick, secure and surprisingly simple.

Install the new app!

App Store link Google Play link

Why a new app?

We have brought together the advantages of the mobile apps Bancontact and Payconiq into 1 app. The best of both worlds. Today you can pay mobile everywhere where you can pay with the Bancontact or Payconiq apps.

Still using the old
Payconiq or Bancontact app?

Frequently asked questions