Buying is usually free.

It’s free to buy within Australia, there’s no need to share your financial information with sellers and Buyer Protection safeguards your eligible purchases. What a deal!

When buying internationally, a currency conversion fee may apply.

Buying online or in-store within Australia Always free

Simple, transparent pricing for merchants.

When you sell with PayPal, you’ll enjoy Seller Protection on eligible transactions and get paid quicker. You don’t pay until you’re paid.

Payflow, Virtual Terminal and Website Payments Pro – Hosted Solution and API have special pricing structures and may be subject to a monthly fee.

See fees and charges for full details
Online sales within Australia*^ 2.6% + $0.30 per transaction
International online sales* 3.6% plus a fixed fee based on the currency received
Invoices within Australia, online or through PayPal Here^ 2.6% + $0.30 per transaction
International invoices, online or through PayPal Here 3.6% plus a fixed fee based on the currency received
Discounted rate for eligible merchants (receiving more than $2,500 a month) As low as 1.1% + $0.30 based on volume
More about discounted rates
PayPal Here card reader or PayPal check-in 1.95% per transaction
PayPal Here manual entry of credit or debit cards 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction
Point of sale^ 1.95% per transaction
Application required
*Excluding Website Payments Pro – Hosted Solution and API, Virtual Terminal and Payflow.
^If your sender funds the payment by a non-Australian credit or debit card, an additional 1% processing fee applies on the amount funded by the card.

Sending money to friends is usually free too.

Sending money to friends and family in Australia is free for you and the recipient when you fund the transfer with your bank account or PayPal balance. You can also use your credit or debit card, or make an international transfer for a small fee.

See fees and charges for full details
Within Australia using your PayPal balance or bank account Free
Within Australia using your Australian credit or debit card 2.4% + $0.30 (you choose who’ll pay this fee)
Overseas using your PayPal balance or bank account** From 0.5% - 3.3%, varied by country
Overseas using your credit or debit card** From 3.9% - 7.4% plus a fixed fee, varied by country
**A currency conversion fee may apply to either the sender or recipient.